Pope Francis Claims: ‘The Christian Who Does Not Feel Mary Is His Mother Is an Orphan’
By Jocelyn Hu
Pope Francis focused on the person of Mary in statements issued both Tuesday and Wednesday, making assertions that some opine are unbiblical and heretical.
"The Christian who does not feel that the Virgin Mary is his or her mother is an orphan," heTweeted on Tuesday, a post that generated much criticism from around the world.
"Sorry fella, you lost me on this one," one follower wrote.
But over 5,600 followers favorited the Tweet and over 3,600 shared it.