Polish bishops: read “Amoris laetitia” in continuity with past National Catholic Register Wednesday, June 13, 2018 The Catholic bishops of Poland believe Pope Francis’ thought on the family reveals the importance of “tenderness and closeness” in pastoral ministry and should be read in the spirit of continuity with previous popes, according to their pastoral guidelines for Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). Share this:Facebook © 2019 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: firstname.lastname@example.org The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own. Comment on this column at: Facebook Twitter Comments are closed.