Find an LGBT-friendly Catholic parish or faith community near you
Check out New Ways Ministry’s list of LGBT-friendly parishes and intentional eucharistic communities across the United States, and in several other nations.
Sponsor a “Next Steps” program in your parish or community
New Ways Ministry offers a program for parishes, schools, and faith communities to help them start introducing LGBT ministry, as well as for parishes which have already started such ministry who want to develop their programs further. The “Next Steps: Developing Catholic LGBT Ministry” is a program that can be held over the course of a weekend or as a one-day event. The program can be held for a single community or the host can invite people from neighboring Catholic institutions. Click here for more information.
What have Catholic Church leaders said about welcoming LGBT people?
You may be surprised to learn that for over four decades, Catholic Church leaders have been making strong and powerful statements about the importance of welcoming LGBT people into parish life. Click here to find a selection of excerpts from their statements.