Pope Francis and Kenneth Copeland Exchange Greetings

Vatican Pope Equatorial GuineaIn February, Pope Francis sent video greetings to a pastors convention hosted by charismatic preacher Kenneth Copeland in which he expressed his yearning for Christian unity. Dale Coulter points out the significance of a pope who identifies closely with Saint Francis’ life of  poverty reaching out in this way to a televangelist associated with prosperity theology.

“Pope Francis and the Future of Charismatic Christianity,” by Dale M. Coulter.  First Things, February 20, 2014.

 

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