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Malta Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBT People; Catholic Church Should Do Likewise

The heavily Catholic island nation of Malta has become the first European country to outlaw... Read More

Top Catechist Calls Teaching on Homosexuality “Nonsensical”

  Malta’s top catechist has questioned Catholic teachings on homosexuality and criticized a position paper about reparative therapy released... Read More

Archbishop Admits Church’s Mistake in Supporting Reparative Therapy

Malta’s top bishop acknowledged church leaders were mistaken when they released a controversial position paper designed to... Read More

Trans Prisoner Writes Pope Francis After Priest Uses Slur Against Her

A trans prisoner in Malta is appealing to Pope Francis for mercy after allegedly being subjected... Read More

Bishop Hopes Year of Mercy Will "Start a New Era for the Church"

  The Year of Mercy now underway will hopefully “start a new era for the... Read More

Priest Blesses Same-Gender Couple's Engagement in Malta; Archbishop Remains Calm

A priest in Malta will not be reprimanded for blessing rings at a commitment ceremony between two men. Those involved in this incident are revealing what the intensified mercy called for by Pope Francis earlier this week might look like when it comes to LGBT issues. Read More

What to Make of Maltese Bishop's LGBT Award Nomination?

A top Catholic official in Malta has been selected for an LGBT community award, but questions... Read More

SYNOD: Malta Bishop's Talk Was Influenced By Parents of LGBT People

ROME, Italy–The news from the Vatican’s synod on marriage and the family yesterday contained an... 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