Vatican Consultant Urges U.S. Priests To Refrain From Telling People Voting for Joe Biden Is A ‘Mortal Sin’ – By Benjamin Fearnow – American Jesuit priest and Vatican consultant, Father James J. Martin, urged fellow Catholics and clergy against claiming a vote for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is a “mortal sin” on Thursday.

Martin, who Pope Francis appointed as a Vatican communications consultant in 2017, warned other Catholic priests against intertwining secular politics and their faith in God.