It marks the 86-year-old's latest message to the LGBTQIA+ community, after saying "Who am I to judge" when asked about gay priests back in 2013.
Francis also condemned laws to criminalise members of the community, calling them "unjust." During an interview in January, he said: "Being homosexual isn’t a crime."
He added: "We are all children of God, and God loves us as we are and for the strength that each of us fights for our dignity."
That said, he has been subject to controversy in the past with comments comparing nuclear arms to gender identity in 2015.
"Let's think of the nuclear arms, of the possibility to annihilate in a few instants a very high number of human beings. Let's think also of genetic manipulation, of the manipulation of life, or of the gender theory, that does not recognize the order of creation," he said in an interview for the book Pope Francis: This Economy Kills.
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