Open to God’s surprising Incarnations

The Fourth Sunday of Advent beckons us to the threshold of Christmas (this year a bit more literally), inviting us to reflect on the intertwining themes of hope, trust, and the fulfillment of God's promises. 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

Into Your Home

Do you feel that God directs you through your dreams? Read More

Good Friday: Long the Night

A Good Friday folk hymn from Ukraine. Read More

The Courage to Choose

For the four Sundays of Advent, Bondings 2.0 is featuring Scriptural reflections by LGBTQ Catholics writing on... Read More

The Woman Who Said “Yes” to God

Choice and freedom are central to the Annunciation story. Mary’s consent was needed. God waited. Read More

Fourth Sunday of Advent: Mary, Elizabeth, and the LGBT Family

Every family has unique and cherished traditions and stories. The oldest members are often the keepers of these riches and pass them on from generation to generation keeping alive a treasured link between past, present, and future. By including the story of Mary visiting her pregnant cousin Elizabeth, the Gospel writer Luke gives us a rare glimpse into female friendship, motherhood, and familial support. Read More

A Woman of Courage Brings Emmanuel, “God With Us”

For the four Sundays of Advent, Bondings 2.0 is featuring lectionary Scriptural reflections by LGBTQ theologians and... Read More

Starting Off the New Year with Mary, the Mother of God

As we begin a new year today, the Catholic Church also celebrates the Feast of Mary,... Read More