“According to the knowledge, competence, and prestige which they possess, [the Christian faithful] have the right and even at times the duty to manifest to the sacred pastors their opinion on matters which pertain to the good of the Church. . .” (Code of Canon Law, 212)
Contacting your bishop to schedule a meeting or offer input about the local church’s handling of LGBT pastoral care is not only an effective means of creating change, it is a right and therefore responsibility for Catholics.
Reverend Joel M. Konzen, S.M. (Administrator) Archdiocese of Atlanta, 2401 Lake Park Drive S.E. Smyrna, GA Email: email@example.com Phone: (404) 920-7800 Fax: (404) 920-7801 https://archatl.com/
Archdiocese of Baltimore (Maryland)
Archbishop William E. Lori 320 Cathedral St Baltimore, MD Phone: 410-547-5437 Fax: 410-727-8234 https://www.archbalt.org/
New Ways Ministry – 4012 29th Street – Mount Rainier, Maryland 20712 – Telephone: (301) 277-5674 – Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contributions to New Ways Ministry are tax-deductible under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.