Pope's remarks seen as good step toward inclusion

wochit news
July 29, 2013 AT 2:31 PM
Pope Francis' comments about gays triggered welcome reactions -- though most observers said his remarks merely reflected a tone of openness that he has set for his papacy and not a change in policy."If a person is gay, and looks for the Lord and had goodwill, who am I to judge them? the pontiff said at a news conference in which he addressed the reports of a "gay lobby" within the Vatican.