Gay Rights

Austrian Catholics fly rainbow flag in face of Vatican

AFP, VIENNA, April 4, 2021 The Catholic church of the parish of Hard is one of many in Austria that decided to fly the rainbow flag in solidarity with the LGBTQ community after the Vatican ruled last month that the church could not bless same-sex partnerships. The powerful Vatican office... read more

Same-Sex Blessing Reaction Echoes Rollout of Humanae Vitae

Just as they did in 1968, Catholic dissidents push alternate narrative ahead of official Church teaching. By Judy Roberts, National Catholic Register, March 31, 2021 For Catholics who welcomed the Vatican’s recent statement barring blessings of same-sex unions, the flurry of objections... read more

Cardinals uphold Vatican statement on same-sex unions

By Matt Hadro, Catholic News Agency, March 19, 2021 Two cardinals on Thursday upheld the Vatican’s recent statement that the Church cannot bless same-sex unions. At an online panel hosted by Georgetown University, Cardinal Peter Turkson—prefect of the Vatican’s Dicastery for Promoting... read more


Catholic League president Bill Donohue, a valued member of our Catholic Citizens of Illinois Advisory Board, comments on the way some Catholics are reacting to the Vatican statement on gay unions: Freedom From Religion Foundation, an anti-Catholic organization, is not happy with the recent... read more

The Biden Administration Pushed 24 Pro-LGBTQ+ Actions in its First 50 Days

LGBTQ+ groups hope to hold Biden accountable by continuing to push the administration toward its equality goals. BY Nico Lang, Them, March 12, 2021 When Joe Biden campaigned for president in 2020, he vowed to give LGBTQ+ people a “partner in the White House” following four years of... read more

Vatican’s Doctrinal Office: Catholic Church Cannot Give Blessings to Same-Sex Unions

Answering the question “does the Church have the power to give the blessing to unions of persons of the same sex?,” the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith responded, “negative.” By Hannah Brockhaus, National Catholic Register, March 15, 2021 VATICAN CITY — The Vatican’s... read more

WATCH: GOP is ‘canceling’ conservatives, caving to gays, says pro-family former drag queen

‘Do I think I would be more accepted as an openly gay male in the Republican Party than as a former homosexual transsexual in the Republican Party? Absolutely I do.’ By Doug Mainwaring, LifeSite News, February 10, 2021 DALLAS, Texas, February 10, 2021 (LifeSiteNews) — A former... read more

Pope Francis Calls for Civil Union Law for Same-Sex Couples, in Shift From Vatican Stance?

The film chronicles the approach of Pope Francis to pressing social issues, and to pastoral ministry among those who live, in the words of the pontiff, “on the existential peripheries.” Catholic News Agency, Vatican, October 21, 2020 ROME — In a documentary that premiered Wednesday in... read more

Pope Francis tells parents who affirm their children as LGBT: ‘God loves your children as they are’

Pope Francis has repeatedly delivered mixed signals, often seeming to significantly depart from Church teaching regarding the pastoring of individuals afflicted with homosexuality and transgenderism By Doug Mainwaring, LifeSite News, September 18, 2020 VATICAN CITY, September 18, 2020... read more

Cancel Culture: Our renowned health book suddenly banned by Amazon – after 3½ years of successful sales.

The Health Hazards of Homosexuality – endorsed by prominent physicians – suddenly deemed “offensive.” Used around the world for hard-to-find accurate information. Wait till you see what Amazon does NOT consider offensive!MassResistance.Org, August 22, 2020 The book-burning... read more
Vice President of Dignity Detroit Carolyn Shalhoub, 73, left, of Royal Oak poses with President Frank D'Amore, 67, of Dearborn

Archdiocese of Detroit throws out 2 LGBTQ Catholic groups

By Niraj Warikoo, Detroit Free Press, August 8, 2020 For more than 45 years, Dignity Detroit has been a haven for LGBTQ Catholics looking to practice their faith in a respectful space for those with different sexual orientations. The group held Masses in Detroit with the help of several... read more
Father Seamus Madigan, head chaplain of the Irish Defence Forces, in a video endorsing the Dublin LGBT 'Pride' parade.

Irish Catholic priest takes part in ‘virtual’ homosexual ‘Pride’ parade

Santiago Abascal, Vox leader

Spain Found Its Voice. Will We?