("The Joy of Love"), Pope Francis asserts that
adolescents "need to be helped to accept their own body as it was created."
He also asserts that sex education should "provide information while keeping in mind that children and young people have not yet attained full maturity" because
always irresponsible to invite adolescents to toy with their bodies and their desires, as if they possessed the maturity, values, mutual commitment and goals proper to marriage
Last month, the College issued the position statement, "
Gender Ideology Harms Children
" and received both positive and negative feedback. The position statement "urges educators and legislators to
reject all policies that condition children to accept as normal a life of chemical and surgical impersonation of the opposite sex
. Facts - not ideology - determine reality."
this Breitbart article
to your social media pages and tagging the College under the headline, "The Pope and ACPeds agree: teach children self-acceptance, self-respect and self-appreciation and to embrace the body one is born with"