KGO News Radio interviewed Saint Mary's Vatican expert and Communication Professor Rev. Michael Russo about the significant and compassionate statement by Pope Francis on gays in the Catholic Church. Russo, whose research includes how the press covers the Vatican, spoke to KGO about Francis' statement "Who am I to judge?" when addressing reoporters about gays in the Catholic Church. The Saint Mary's professor spoke with KGO news co-anchors Jennifer Jones Lee and Jon Bristow about the pontiff's conciliatory tone about gays in the church and what it might mean for the Catholic community going forward.
Date of Mention:
Tuesday, July 30, 2013