Italian Prime Minister Rebukes Cardinal Over Civil Unions Involvement

Italy’s prime minister rebuked a Catholic cardinal for his involvement in the nation’s debate over civil unions, and suggested... Read More

Lay Catholics in Italy Split on Civil Unions Question

Yesterday, Bondings 2.0 explored how Pope Francis and the Italian hierarchy have engaged that nation’s present... Read More

Are Civil Unions Coming to Italy? Pope Francis & Bishops Hope Not

Italy’s Parliament began debating civil unions for same-gender couples this week. Whatever the outcome of a... Read More

Pope Francis Makes Strong Statement Opposing Marriage Equality

In what may be his most explicit rejection of the legitimacy of same-gender marriage, Pope... Read More

Peruvian Archbishop's Apology for Anti-Gay Slur Makes Thing Worse

Today is the last day to answer our ten-second poll on Pope Francis’ LGBT record... Read More

Italian Transgender Relationship Tests Church and State Definitions of Marriage

A transgender marriage case in Italy may be paving the way for that nation to... Read More

Do Bishops or Politicians Know More About Catholics and LGBT Issues?

Recent news out of Malta concerning Catholics and sexuality/gender issues seems to contradict information released... Read More

NEWS NOTES: April 17, 2014

Here are some items that you might find of interest: 1) The Catholic island nation... Read More

Did Pope Francis Support Same-Sex Civil Unions?

Pope Francis made headlines once again with another interview which has people around the globe... Read More

Being Gay is a Gift the Lord Gave Us, Says Malta’s LGBT Community

Parents of LGBT children in Malta publicly criticized Bishop Charles Scicluna for the latest in... Read More