Originally article at KQED, http://blogs.kqed.org/newsfix/2013/03/13/new-pope-chosen/
Following the selection of Pope Francis, Catholics across the spectrum are reacting to his record on issues.
In a recent article, KQED interviewed Bernie Schlager, Ph.D., Executive Director of CLGS and Associate Professor of Historical and Cultural Studies at PSR, for a perspective on how Francis will likely address issues of sexuality and gender in the Catholic Church. Below is an excerpt from that article:
There's no reason to believe the new pope will depart from his predecessor's positions on human...