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Pope Francis Offers Support for Nun’s Ministry with Transgender Women

Pope Francis has written a supportive note to a Catholic sister who works with transgender... Read More

“There Is No Place for Homophobia,” Pope Francis Told Gay Former Student

Pope Francis explicitly rejected homophobia in his pastoral ministry, according to the pope’s former student... Read More

Cloistered Argentine Carmelite Nun Reaches Out to Trans Women

Regular long-time readers of Bondings 2.0  may remember our posts about Sister “Monica,” a U.S. nun... 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

Separating Civil and Sacramental Marriage–Part 1

It’s always curious to me when similar arguments appear in the writings of people whose... Read More

South America’s Marriage Equality Victories Mixed With Strong Catholic Backlash

Two more nations in South America acted on marriage equality in the wake of legislative... Read More

Another Vatican Official Endorses Civil Unions

It’s becoming so common that it almost seems “un-newsworthy.”   Yet another church prelate has... Read More

Equal Marriage Rights Progress Around the World–Especially in Catholic Nations

As marriage equality legislation increases in the United States, there is also progress being made... Read More

Two More Cardinals on the Record Endorsing Civil Unions

The number of cardinals endorsing civil unions for lesbian and gay couples continues to grow.... Read More

Uruguay Passage of Marriage Equality Calls Church’s Role in Latin America Into Question

A successful Senate vote in Uruguay means marriage equality is only formalities away from becoming... Read More