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Pope urges respect for indigenous Amazon peoples at start of three-week gathering

Reuters Monday, 7 October 2019
Pope Francis on Monday told an assembly of bishops discussing the Amazon region of South America that modern society should not try to impose its rules on indigenous people but respect their culture and let them chart their own future.
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Pope Francis appealed to conservatives on Sunday not to be bound by the status quo as he opened an assembly of bishops to discuss the future of the Roman Catholic Church in the Amazon, including the possibility of introducing married priests. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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