Weighing Pope Francis’ Impact on Transgender Issues

Many have embraced Pope Francis for his welcoming remarks and actions towards gay and lesbian... Read More

Reflecting on ‘Coming Out’ to Celebrate National Coming Out Day

Today, October 11, is National Coming Out Day and though widespread acceptance of LGBT people... 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

The Mostly Ambivalent Responses by U.S. Bishops to Pope Francis

For more than two weeks, my email inbox has been swamped with messages from folks... Read More

US Catholics Praise Pope Francis in Polling and Words

Polling done by The Huffington Post and YouGov reveals that 81% of American Catholics believe Pope Francis is... Read More

The Road to LGBT Change in the Catholic Church Won’t Be a Straight One

Pope Francis’ remarks about lesbian and gay people are bound to bring about change in... Read More

Is Pope Francis the New Beyonce?

The pope compared to Beyonce′? Yep, that’s right.  Jezebel.com, a website and blog for women,... Read More

Pope Francis’ Welcome Signals a New Dawn of Hope for LGBT People and Allies

Pope Francis’ interview in America magazine signals a new dawn of hope and promise for LGBT... Read More

Remembering a More Positive Catholic Tradition Toward LGBT People

A somewhat minor news item spoke volumes to me about the important history of a... Read More

7 Questions for Sister Jeannine Gramick

Michael O’Loughlin, who blogs at “Faith Fix” on the Religion News Service website, has recently instituted... Read More