The church is at odds in many countries with issues like the use of contraception, gay wedding ceremony, and women admittance into the priesthood.
Over 90% of Catholics in nations encompassing France, Brazil, Spain, Argentina and Colombia favor the use of birth control methods, a place that opposes authorized church member doctrine. According to a survey 60%, of Catholics in nations encompassing France, Spain, Brazil, Argentina and the U.S. accept as true clerics should be allowed to tie the knot with their partners.
European Catholics are much more inclined in the direction of liberal places and African Catholics to more cautious ones. 5% of French Catholics fight against abortion in all cases, while 73% of Philippine Catholics and 64% of Ugandan Catholics are always are against to abortion.
Pope Francis stated that following the course of the church, he has solicited the opinion of Catholics and opened up the place of worship with more inclusive dialect but has yet to topic any basic changes in doctrine.