Find out about Catholic support for marriage equality
Get answers to your questions about Catholic perspectives on marriage equality. Find out why growing majorities of Catholics are supporting marriage equality because of their faith, not in spite of their faith. Download a PDF of New Ways Ministry’s 40-page booklet, Marriage Equality: A Positive Catholic Approach, by Francis DeBernardo, our Executive Director. Click here to download your copy now.
Some good things Catholic leaders have been saying about marriage equality
In recent years, church leaders–including bishops, Vatican officials, lay leaders, clergy–have been making positive statements about same-sex couples and relationships. New Ways Ministry has been cataloging these thoughts as we learn of them. Click here for our entire list.
Contemporary Theological Reflections on Same-Gender Relationships
For a summary of what 20th and 21st century theologians have been saying about the morality of same-gender relationships, click here.
Theologian: A Catholic Case for Same-Sex Marriage
Lisa Fullam, a professor at the Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley, California, argues that the Catholic moral tradition supports a case for legalizing civil same-sex marriage. Click here to read her essay explaining the reasons for her claim.