“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.
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