Fired New Jersey Priest Asks Pope Francis to Defend LGBT Church Workers

A priest fired for opposing anti-gay bullying has written to Pope Francis, asking the pontiff to stem the expulsion of LGBT church workers. Read More

Priest Removed from Seton Hall University Comes Out as Gay

Seton Hall University's former chaplain removed recently for his publicly support of the NOH8 campaign has come out as gay, speaking as well about his removal for the first time. Read More

With a Call for Compassion, Jesuit Scholastic Comes Out as Gay

Because we know that so many priests and members of religious communities are gay and... Read More

Irish Priest Comes Out During Mass, Endorses Marriage Equality to Applause

An Irish priest recently came out as gay, telling Catholics to vote for civil marriage equality in Ireland's upcoming referendum on the issue. Read More

Ireland's Gay Catholic Voices Speak Out for Faith and Equality

The Republic of Ireland, one of the most heavily Catholic nations, has taken center stage... Read More

Elphin Bishop, Bert & Ernie, Gay Priests, and Colin Farrell Are All Involved in Ireland's LGBT Debates

Earlier this week, we posted about the marriage equality debate happening now in Ireland, and... Read More

Coming Out as a Gay Priest: “If not me, who will?”

The existence of gay men in the Catholic priesthood is one that is surrounded by... Read More

Why Weren’t Bishops More Supportive of Pope’s Gay Priests Comment?

Pope Francis’ July comments about gay priests–“Who am I to judge?”–continue to spark commentary from... Read More

Catholic Reactions to Pope Francis’ Comments on Accepting Gay Priests

Pope Francis’ comments on accepting gay priests has rocked the Catholic world, yet even progressive... Read More

Pope Francis Offers Respect for Gay Priests, Signaling a New Papal Direction

In what is probably his most gay-friendly statement to date, Pope Francis said that he... Read More