Bishop Gumbleton: Remembering a Prophet Pioneer of Catholic LGBTQ+ Equality

With great sadness and great gratitude, New Ways Ministry mourns the passing of our dear friend, Bishop Thomas J. Gumbleton. Read More

12. . . Will You Help Make It 13?

As of today, we have published Bondings 2.0 for twelve years—not missing one day, totaling some 4,774 posts with the latest Catholic LGBTQ+ news, opinion, and spirituality. Help us celebrate! Read More

What’s Wrong With Pope Francis’ Same-Gender Blessings Support?

“Pastoral prudence” ducks the real question. Read More

The Synod & LGBTQ+ People: What Happened? What’s Next?

"The Synod & LGBTQ+ People: What Happened?” on Thursday, November 9, 2023, at 7:30 pm Eastern U.S. Time, on Zoom. Read More

Pope Francis Receives Sr. Jeannine Gramick at Vatican

In a moment once unimaginable, Sister Jeannine Gramick, SL, met with Pope Francis today at the Vatican. Read More

Join New Ways Ministry’s Webinar with Fr. James Martin on “The Synod and LGBTQ+ Issues”

New Ways Ministry invites you to "The Synod and LGBTQ+ Issues: A Conversation with Fr. James Martin, S.J.," which will be held on Zoom on Thursday, September 14, 2023 from 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. Eastern U.S. Time. Read More

Hope and Disappointment for LGBTQ+ People Spring from List of Synod Participants

The participants’ list for the Synod’s next assembly causes both hope and disappointment for New Ways Ministry as we work for LGBTQ+ inclusion. This news commits us to continue working to ensure LGBTQ+ people will be heard in the church’s synodal process. Read More

New Ways Ministry Praises New Synod Document That Includes LGBTQ+ People

It is nothing short of an amazing and true blessing that LGBTQ+ people were mentioned twice in the Vatican’s working document for the assembly of the Synod in October, which was released today. Read More

The Dueling Realities Facing LGBTQ+ Catholics

Today is Giving Tuesday, a day set aside to support organizations that seek to improve our world. One day each year, we ask you, our faithful readers, to support New Ways Ministry. Read More

Thinking About Birthday Gifts?

The Catholic LGBTQ movement is stronger, wider and more resilient than it has ever been!   Read More