Pope: church is obsessed with abortion, contraception and gay marriage

Pope Francis has called on the Catholic Church to be a "home for all" and not to be caught up with "abortion, contraception and gay marriage".

In an interview with an Italian newspaper, the pontiff said the Church has become "too obsessed" with the issues.

He's declared himself a sinner, and said the Catholic Church will fall "like a house of cards" if it can't strike a balance between politics and spirituality.

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