The Pope compares abortion to hiring a fighter as he encourages women to protest a new law legalizing the procedure in Argentina
- Pope Francis has written to protesters in Argentina who speak out against legal abortions
- He told the women that the country was proud of them and that they should keep demonstrating
- Francis also compared abortion in his letter to hiring a murderer to solve a problem
- The Argentine President has proposed a law that will make abortion legal and free
Pope Francis has encouraged women in Argentina to protest a new law decriminalizing abortion, likening the process to hiring a fighter.
Francis, who is from Argentina and was a bishop in Buenos Aires before becoming Pope, made the remarks in a letter to protesters earlier this week.
The 83-year-old told protesters “the country is proud to have women like you” and encouraged them to keep fighting the new law.
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