Pope Francis's removal of Cardinal Raymond Burke from the Congregation for Bishops and appointment of a more moderate member may signal positive change.
The Vicar of the Christ personally responded to a letter from a group of gay Roman Catholics.
In case anyone thought the Roman Catholic Church was moving toward tolerance, the pope's office demanded the closure of an exhibit showing photos of gay couples kissing inside churches.
Despite Pope Francis's encouraging words, it's clear that the Roman Catholic Church hasn't changed it doctrine on LGBT equality.
The leader of the Roman Catholic Church continues to grab headlines with his compassionate stances on traditionally oppositional issues.