pope francis atheism

A new Gallup Poll shows that 77 percent of Americans say religion is losing influence on American life, but 75 percent say the U.S. society would be better off if more Americans were religious.
Shortly after Pope Francis gave a groundbreaking homily in which he said even atheists who do good are redeemed, a statement from a Vatican spokesman released comments stating that those who reject teachings of Jesus Christ can't be saved after all.
Pope Francis reassures me, an atheist, that the "good" that I do will lead me to meet someone along the way -- but what about the fact that I'm a lesbian? Is doing "good" enough for only one divergence from the faith?
(h/t Christian Post) The Catholic Church defines redemption and salvation differently: while everyone is redeemed through
Indeed, in the two months since Francis was elected, his broadsides against “savage capitalism” (a remark he made the day
Using scripture from the Gospel of Mark, Francis explained how upset Jesus' disciples were that someone outside their group