In rejecting marriage equality, the pope said the Church also had to show love and understanding towards all.
Mario Bonfanti holds up a a sign which reads "My name is Mario, I am your priest, I am gay, and I ask for equal rights for everyone."
Commissioners in Blount County, Tennessee will vote tonight to ask God to "not destroy our County as He did Sodom and Gomorrah."
The Vatican confirmed it: Aides to Pope Francis set up the private meeting weeks ago and kept it under wraps until now.
LGBT Catholics are frustrated that Pope Francis refused repeated requests to meet with them, but made time for a secret, closed-door meeting with the antigay Kentucky clerk who is not Catholic.
On the flight back to Rome, Pope Francis spoke for the first time on the Kentucky clerk's fight against marriage equality, without specifically naming her.
The San Diego school cited its policy against 'sexual immorality' and 'homosexual lifetstyle' in its decision to kick out the girl.
Social media is wowed by the TV personality delivering the reading at a mass in Manhattan's biggest arena.
Queer Catholics, marriage equality supporters and allies gathered in the City of Brotherly Love, where the pope arrived Saturday for the last stop of his U.S. visit.
Never before has a leader of the Roman Catholic Church addressed a joint session of Congress, and Pope Francis seized the opportunity to express his view on marriage equality.