Gay Rights

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

The Lumen Fidei Institute reached out to Limerick Bishop Brendan Leahy to ask him to publicly correct the priest's pro-homosexual messages, but he did not respond. By Paul Smeaton, LifeSite News, July 8, 2020 DUBLIN, Ireland, July 8, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) — An Irish Catholic priest has... read more

Supreme Court Upholds Right of Christian Schools to Hire Christian Teachers

Micaiah Bilger, July 8, 2020 The U.S. Supreme Court handed down another victory for religious freedom Wednesday when it ruled that the government should not interfere in religious school decisions about who teaches their religion classes. Washington Examiner reports the court ruled 7-2 in... read more

Legal Experts Warn: SCOTUS Ruling Redefining Sex Opens ‘Pandora’s Box’

Religious groups and society as a whole, they advise, will be damaged by Monday’s unexpected ruling that Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act applies to sexual orientation and gender identity. Lauretta Brown, June 19, 2020 WASHINGTON — Religious freedom advocates and legal experts are... read more
Santiago Abascal, Vox leader

Spain Found Its Voice. Will We?

By Jane Clark Schaal, Crisis, February 7, 2020 Over in Spain, the Vox (“Voice”) party is standing up for parents’ rights in education. Vox is promoting a policy that allows parents to opt their children out of “talks, workshops or activities with an ideological or moral leaning against... read more
Richard Décarie

Canadian conservative party may block leadership candidate for calling homosexuality ‘a choice’

Some senior Tories are asking the Conservative Party to block social conservative Richard Décarie’s leadership candidacy because of his allegedly bigoted views. By Lianne Laurance, LifeSite News, February 3, 2020 Some senior Tories are asking the Conservative Party to block social... read more

A Trojan Horse in the Pontifical Biblical Commission

By Fr. Gerald E. Murray, Catholic Thing, December 26, 2019 In his 1967 classic defense of the Catholic Faith against modern errors, Trojan Horse in the City of God, Dietrich von Hildebrand wrote: “With a religion the only question that can matter is whether or not it is true. The question of... read more

In new interview Cardinal Marx speaks on same-sex blessings

Catholic News Agency, December 24, 2019 Cardinal Reinhard Marx has expressed the view that homosexual couples can receive a Church blessing “in the sense of a pastoral accompaniment” in the Catholic Church, but not in a manner that resembles marriage. In an interview with the German... read more
Archbishop Charles Thompson

Indianapolis Archdiocese Faces Third Discrimination Complaint

Carl and Angel Larsen,

Trump judge rules in favor of Christian videographers