Openly Gay Comedian Mo Rocca Reads at Papal Mass; Francis Remains Unclear on LGBT Front

Yesterday, Bondings 2.0 surveyed Pope Francis treatment of LGBT issues during his visit to Washington, D.C. Today, as the pope begins his schedule in Philadelphia, here are some takeaways from New York City. Read More

At Philly's World Meeting of Families: Not Much Time Given to Homosexuality, But LGBT Catholics Keep Conversation Going

The World Meeting of Families' (WMF) single session on homosexuality was held Thursday afternoon, drawing more than 750 people to the talk featuring a celibate gay man, Ron Belgau, and his mother, Beverley. Read More

Pope Francis' Visit Is Ambiguous on LGBT Issues Thus Far–And It's Not Over Yet

Pope Francis' visit to the United States is well underway, finishing up in Washington, D.C. and on to the United Nations in New York City. Before he addresses the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia this weekend, Bondings 2.0 is taking stock of what he has said thus far as it relates to LGBT issues. Read More

Pope Francis Opens His U.S. Visit With Message of Mercy and Encounter

With Pope Francis now in the United States, keeping up with news can be a... Read More

Pope Francis: "I Would Love to Visit and Talk to Gay and Lesbian People"

Sharing one's story can profoundly impact the listener, a truth LGBT Catholics are hoping will play out regarding Pope Francis with whom they are sharing their stories online and, ideally, in person. Read More

LGBT Catholics and Allies Will Welcome Pope Francis to the White House

When President Obama welcomes Pope Francis to the White House this Wednesday, he will be accompanied by a number of LGBT Catholics and other advocates. Not all, however, are pleased with the invitations though they are cause for celebration. Catholics invited include: Read More

Take Part in Petitions and Actions to Greet Pope Francis' Arrival in the U.S.

Today begins an important week in the U.S. Catholic LGBT history.  The World Meeting of... Read More

Philadelphia Mayor Pledges to Speak to Pope Francis About LGBT Catholics

Philadelphia’s mayor promised that, given the opportunity, he will speak to Pope Francis about LGBT people... Read More

NEWS NOTES: Hopes and Controversies About the World Meeting of Families

There has been so much news and commentary concerning LGBT issues and the World Meeting... Read More

Full Week of Catholic LGBT Events at World Meeting of Families

The World Meeting of Families will open in less than a week. Despite the fact... Read More