Boy Scouts’ New Gender-Inclusive Name Not An Issue for Catholics, Says Leader; And More News

Today's post features news about how Catholic scouting leaders reacted to the Boy Scouts of America's new name, a vandalism incident at a Catholic school, and more.  Read More

Why Must There Be Winners and Losers in Denver Scouting Policy?

When the Archbishop of Denver announced recently that Catholic Scout groups in his archdiocese need... Read More

Will Catholic Boy Scouts Ban Trans Youth? Maybe. Maybe Not.

The National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS) has reacted to the Boy Scouts of America’s... Read More

Boy Scouts Announce Inclusive Policy, While One Catholic Troop Was Already Doing So

The Boy Scouts of America have announced a new policy welcoming transgender members, a policy... Read More

One Year Later, Boy Scouts Stronger With Gay Leaders – Except Catholic Troops

A year ago, the Boy Scouts of America ended its ban on openly gay leaders... Read More

Catholic Expulsions Follow Boy Scouts' Decision to Welcome Gay Leaders

A veteran Boy Scout leader who is a partnered gay man has been rejected by a... Read More

Catholic Scouting's Response to BSA Policy Does Not Bode Well for Scouting

The National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS ) has responded to the decision by the... Read More

Catholics May Have A Choice If the Boy Scouts Allow Openly Gay Leaders

What will Boy Scout troops sponsored by Catholic parishes and agencies do if the Boy... Read More

Parish Wants to Cancel Scout Troop, But Diocese Supports Inclusion

Another Catholic parish has announced that it will likely no longer host its Boy Scout... Read More

The Pastoral Dimension of the New Boy Scout Policy on Gay Youth

The National Catholic Reporter’s columnist Father Peter Daly recently wrote a column praising this spring’s Boy... Read More