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Complicating Catholic Understandings of Sex and Gender

Respecting LGBTQI people should be a “fairly simple thing to do,” as Jesuit Fr. James Martin remarked... Read More

Top Cardinal: Transgender Rights Are ‘Demonic’; Marriage Equality Is ‘Poison’

A top cardinal at the Vatican attacked transgender civil rights as “demonic” and compared marriage equality to “poison” during... Read More

Lesbian Student Ejected from Catholic School’s Prom for Wearing a Suit

A Catholic high school in Pennsylvania ejected a lesbian student from the prom for wearing a... Read More

Fr. James Martin, LGBT Groups, Others React to Pope Francis’ “The Joy of Love”

Yesterday’s release of Amoris Laetitia, Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation on the family whose title translates as The... Read More

LGBTQ Policies Fight in Alberta Unresolved After Deadline Passes

As of March 31st ,the 61 schools districts in Canada’s Alberta province submitted draft LGBTQ... Read More

Reconciliatory Path Opened for Catholic School that Banned Transgender Students

The Rhode Island Catholic school whose ban on transgender students ignited controversy last week has released two... Read More

Vatican Marks David Bowie's Passing By Praising Him

Even the Vatican has marked singer David Bowie’s passing, praising the artist whose life and... Read More

The Misconceptions Behind Pope's Comment on Gender and Nuclear Arms

As New Ways Ministry’s pilgrims to Italy were flying across the Atlantic a few weeks... Read More

What's So Doctrinal About Gender Normative Clothing?

A San Francisco high school had removed a student’s yearbook photo because the young woman wore... Read More

LGBT Issues Pervade 2013 Call to Action Conference

LGBT Catholic issues pervaded Call to Action’s 2013 conference this past weekend as progressive Catholics... Read More