- Jan 25, 2020
France’s Catholic bishops opposed legislation to allow medically assisted procreation for single mothers and lesbian couples and urged citizens to help block its enactment.
Freedom of religion needs to be taken into account when making “decisions concerning the criminalization of homophobia,” according to the head of Brazil’s bishops’ conference.
“The reality is, there’s just man and woman,” said German Cardinal Gerhard Müller. “There are two sexes, that’s the reality, and everything else is an interpretation.”
Chicago’s Archdiocesan Gay and Lesbian Outreach began in 1988 as a way to extend the church’s pastoral outreach to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Catholics throughout the archdiocese. Recently, it organized a memorial for the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting.
PHILADELPHIA – The day Beverley Belgau’s son came out of the closet and pledged himself to a life of celibacy was “one of the worst days of my life,” she said. That’s not because Ron Belgau was gay, which the Catechism of the Catholic Church calls “intrinsically disordered;” it’s because