The headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church has made an unusual move into secular politics.
The Polish cardinal represents a forward-thinking wing of the Roman Catholic Church.
The women lined up for a selfie with Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, then sprung the kiss on him.
The Pontiff's statement ahead of the church's summit on sexual abuse coincided with a letter from cardinals that blamed the abuse on homosexuality.
The allegations are costing her.