"Philomena" Film Contains Lessons on Justice & Forgiveness for Catholics Hurt by Church

“Philomena” is nominated for four Oscars at tonight’s Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and  has... Read More

Catholics Tweet Their Support for Mike Sam

Michael Sam’s decision to come out as a gay man, just as he is potentially... Read More

Bob Newhart Cancels Appearance at Anti-Gay Catholic Organization’s Conference

Nationally-renowned comedian and actor Bob Newhart has bowed out of headlining at the conference of... Read More

Young Gay Scientist Awarded by Vatican

Maryland’s Jack Andraka is only 16 years old, but already he has broken ground in... Read More

World Youth Day Pilgrims Kick Off “Queer Catholic Faith” Season

DignityUSA, a national organization for LGBT Catholics and supporters, is hosting their third season of Queer... Read More

NEWS NOTES: October 1, 2013

Here are some items you might find of interest: 1) Marianne Duddy-Burke, DignityUSA’s executive director,... Read More

Photos of Kisses Banned from Rome Gallery Due to Vatican Intervention

Had the Vatican not intervened in getting a photo exhibition removed from a Rome gallery,... Read More

First Openly Gay Male Country Musician Applauded in Catholic Church

Singer Steve Grand is described as “the first openly gay male country star” and is... Read More

Two New Books Offer Insights Into Gay Spiritual Journeys

Two books offering first-person accounts of reconciling Catholic faith and gay identity have come out... Read More

Book’s Re-Release Inspires Debate on Same-Gender Marriages in Church

John Boswell’s 1994 book, Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe, stirred up controversy when it was first released... Read More