Finding LGBTQ+ Epiphanies in the Heart of a Holy Child

The Magi came to look upon the baby Jesus. What if we look into the eyes and heart of this holy child and the adult he later became? Read More

Finding Sanctuary in Queer Holy Families When the Church Falls Short

Remember that the Holy Family themselves were not the standard or “normal” family either. Read More

This Advent, Staking Everything on World Without Anti-LGBTQ+ Violence

This Advent, when faced with so much anti-LGBTQ+ violence and loss, I’m staking everything on the belief that another world is possible. Read More

LGBTQ+ Vulnerability as a Pathway to Genuine Prayer

Many of us in the LGBTQ+ community know of vulnerability in prayer. We are left to the mercy of God and trust that God has our best interests in mind. Read More

Persisting Like the Widow: A Transgender Catholic’s Journey to Prayer

LGBTQ+ Catholics and allies might struggle with faith in the face of persistent injustice. I certainly did. Read More

From Darning Socks on Up, Ordinary Acts Help Build the Reign of God

In the steady witness of our lives, from the darning of socks on up, we’re invited to trust that God is always present. Read More

Discerning Risks for Righteousness in the Here and Now

It’s easier to recognize these champions of truth and the errors of their opponents in hindsight. Discerning action in the present moment, without the help of hindsight, is more difficult Read More

Shady Solidarity: A God Who Lifts Up the Poor

The phrase that comes to mind for me when I read this story is “shady solidarity.” Read More

Escaping the Cruelty of the Flock: Rethinking the Parable of the Lost Sheep

LGBTQ+ people have so much to give our Church if only we would receive you as the precious people of God that you are. Read More

How Are LGBTQ+ Catholics to Understand Jesus’ Call to ‘Carry Your Cross’?

What is Jesus really saying to LGBTQ Catholics and allies when he speaks of carrying our cross? Read More