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U.S. Bishops Back “Inclusion Act,” Which Seeks to Exclude LGBT Adoptive Parents

Attempting to redefine what inclusion means, the U.S. bishops endorsed the U.S. House of Representatives’ “Inclusion... Read More

Mother Teresa's Order End Adoptions over Fears Gay People Might Provide Loving Homes for Children

Missionaries of Charity sisters in India, the order founded by Mother Teresa, is withdrawing from adoption work over fears that single gay and lesbian folks might welcome a child into their home. Read More

Pope's Influence Fails to Move Slovaks to Oppose Marriage & Adoption Equality

Even with the endorsement of Pope Francis, a referendum to ban same-gender marriage and adoption... 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

Catholics Seek Legal Rights, Pastoral Welcome for All Families

Advancing LGBT rights in the U.S. is increasingly a struggle about supporting families, both in the church... Read More

Abusive Parents in UK "Frightened" That Gay Couple Will Raise Children

Catholic birth parents in the United Kingdom lost a court battle over plans by a gay couple... Read More

Analyzing the Homophobia Lurking Beneath Marriage Equality Opponents’ Argument

I read lots of opinion pieces for and against marriage equality from a variety of... Read More

Malta’s Bishops Quote the Letter, But Not the Spirit, of Pope Francis’ Words

Pope Francis’ positive words about lesbian and gay people in the last few months have... Read More

Rep. Paul Ryan Endorses LGBT Adoption, While Newt Gingrich Digs In Against Equality

As marriage equality becomes law in state after state, related legal matters like adoption rights... Read More

How Cardinal Dolan Can Express His Love for LGBT People

Responses  to Cardinal Dolan’s Easter Sunday comments keep pouring in.   If nothing else, it... Read More