Pope Francis grant all catholic priests power to forgive abortion


     Pope Francis, who is the 266th and current Pope of the Roman Catholic
    Church, has granted all priests the power to forgive abortion, a right
    previously reserved for bishops in most parts of the world. He said:

    henceforth grant to all priests, in virtue of their ministry, the
    faculty to absolve those who have committed the sin of procured

      The provision I had made in this regard, limited to the
    duration of the Extraordinary Holy Year, is hereby extended.’

    Argentine Pope made the announcement in a document known as an
    ‘apostolic letter’ after…

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