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In the Catholic Church, What’s Next When it Comes to “Gender Theory”?

When Pope Francis criticizes "gender theory" or "gender ideology," what does he mean? Where are such issues going in the Catholic Church? What will be needed to find a reconciling way forward? Read More

SYNOD: Bishop Geoffrey Robinson: Sexual Ethics Should Be Based on Jesus' Teaching

Here in Rome, where church officials are preparing for the opening of the extraordinary synod... Read More

Photos of Kisses Banned from Rome Gallery Due to Vatican Intervention

Had the Vatican not intervened in getting a photo exhibition removed from a Rome gallery,... Read More

Papal Phone Call Story Should Teach Church About Affirmation

A minor brouhaha erupted on Friday concerning Pope Francis and homosexuality.  A French newspaper had... Read More

Vatican Bank’s Gay ‘Scandal’ Highlights Holy See’s Sexuality Problems

A controversy has emerged concerning Pope Francis’ appointment of Monsignor Battista Ricca as the overseer... Read More

Benedict’s Embattled Legacy on LGBT Issues

Pope Benedict XVI’s legacy will be fiercely debated in the weeks leading up to his... Read More

How Do You Reconcile Being LGBT and Catholic?

In my over 20 years of working in LGBT ministry in the Catholic Church, by... Read More

Sister Jeannine, Cardinal Ratzinger, New Ways Ministry, and Solidarity with LCWR

The Vatican’s attempt  to control the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) has been felt... Read More