Timothy Dolan Uncomfortable as Pope Calls for Study of Civil Unions
March 09 2014 3:04 PM ET

Uncomfortable: Timothy Dolan Versus Pope on Civil Unions

Lucas Grindley

Once again American Catholic leadership is being challenged over whether they disagree with something Pope Francis has said.

Archbishop of NY Applauds NFL Hopeful Michael Sam for Coming Out
March 08 2014 6:04 PM ET March 09 2014 11:46 AM ET

Archbishop Dolan to NFL Hopeful Michael Sam: 'Bravo'

Jase Peeples

'Good for him,' New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan says of NFL hopeful Michael Sam revealing he is gay. 'I would have no sense of judgment on him.'

Fired Gay Administrator Sues Wash. Catholic School
March 07 2014 7:55 PM ET

Fired Gay Administrator Sues Wash. Catholic School

Trudy Ring

Mark Zmuda, forced out at a Catholic school near Seattle after marrying his partner, is filing a wrongful-termination suit.

WATCH: Christian Pastors Involved in African LGBT Issues — But Not How You May Think
March 07 2014 4:20 PM ET

WATCH: Christian Pastors Involved in African LGBT Issues — But Not How You May Think

Michael O'Loughlin

A group of Christian pastors in Chicago will provide safe space for LGBTs fleeing draconian laws in Africa.

Meet the Controversial Spiritual Adviser to Trans People
March 07 2014 12:39 PM ET

Meet the Controversial Spiritual Adviser to Trans People

Michael O'Loughlin

A Catholic nun has provided religious counseling for hundreds of transgender people throughout the U.S.

Pope's Civil Unions Comments Spur Hope — But Caution Too
March 06 2014 5:12 PM ET

Pope's Civil Unions Comments Spur Hope — But Caution Too

Michael O'Loughlin

The Vatican emphasizes that Pope Francis did not intend to enter the debate over same-sex civil unions, but some say he's opened the door wider for such discussions.

Pope Francis Says Church Must Examine Civil Unions
March 05 2014 12:08 PM ET

Pope Francis Says Church Must Examine Civil Unions

Michael O'Loughlin

Pope Francis says in a new interview that the Catholic Church must explore civil unions as a way to ensure financial security for same-sex couples.

Mormons, God, and Gays
March 05 2014 5:00 AM ET

Mormons, God, and Gays

Matthew Breen

The Mormon Church is uniquely dogmatically nimble in times of necessity. What would happen if God now said gay was OK?

Catholic Cardinal: 'Homosexuals Are Not Criminals'
March 04 2014 6:01 PM ET

Catholic Cardinal: 'Homosexuals Are Not Criminals'

Michael O'Loughlin

A high-ranking Vatican official condemns Uganda's antigay law.

Dalai Lama: Marriage Equality Is 'OK'
March 04 2014 12:54 PM ET

Dalai Lama: Marriage Equality Is 'OK'

Michelle Garcia

The spiritual leader said same-sex couples should be able to get married.

American Jesuits: Church Must Denounce Criminalization of Homosexuality
March 03 2014 6:41 PM ET

American Jesuits: Church Must Denounce Criminalization of Homosexuality

Michael O'Loughlin

A U.S. Jesuit magazine has published an editorial taking to task Catholics who support draconian laws criminalizing homosexuality.

WATCH: Catholic League: Religious People Feel 'Besieged' by LGBT Progress
February 27 2014 9:15 PM ET

WATCH: Catholic League: Religious People Feel 'Besieged' by LGBT Progress

Michael O'Loughlin

The president of the Catholic League says people of faith feel besieged by advances in LGBT rights but comes out in support of workplace nondiscrimination protection.

Op-ed: Coming Out As An Evangelical Pastor
February 27 2014 6:30 AM ET

Op-ed: Coming Out As An Evangelical Pastor

Kevin McCloskey

After decades of hiding his secret from his family and congregation, a pastor comes out and deals with the aftermath.

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