Catholic Gay Leader is Forced Out of the Boy Scouts

Catholic leaders in the  Archdiocese of Louisville are in involved in a case of a... Read More

Loyalty Oaths Are Sprouting Up Across the U.S. Catholic Church

Loyalty oaths seem to be coming into fashion in Catholic churches, as more and more... Read More

'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal Poses No Serious Problems for Military Chaplains

Since the repeal of the  “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy which banned gay and lesbian... Read More

Fired Minnesota Catholic School Teacher Calls for Dialogue on Marriage Equality

A 46-year old Catholic school teacher in Moorehead, Minnesota, has lost her job because of... Read More

Excluding Lesbian and Gay Church Workers from Employment

I believe that the plight of gay and lesbian church workers is one of the... Read More

Austrian Cardinal: Gay Man Can Stay on Parish Council

There’s a saying that “good things come in small packages.”  That may explain why the... Read More

Faith Lessons Learned from Grace-Filled People Who've Suffered the Worst

I’m always inspired when people in the worst situations can not only survive the emotional... Read More

Is It Possible to Find Hope in This Week's Painful News?

Some weeks it’s harder to be a Catholic than other weeks.  This is one of... Read More

Church Music Director Fired For Marrying His Partner of 23 Years

In another case which illustrates that Catholics in the pews are much more accepting of... Read More

World AIDS Day: Remembering St. Vincent's

We remember, too, those individuals and institutions which have worked valiantly as caregivers.   In the... Read More