Pope Francis Admits 'Gay Lobby' at Work at Vatican
June 12 2013 12:59 PM ET

Pope Francis Admits 'Gay Lobby' at Work in Vatican

Sunnivie Brydum

The leader of the Roman Catholic Church acknowledged to a private audience that a blackmail scheme targeting gay priests — amid other corruption — exists within the Vatican.

Majority of Catholics, Mainline Protestants Support Marriage
June 10 2013 3:10 PM ET

Majority of Catholics, Mainline Protestants Support Marriage

Michelle Garcia

Fewer religiously affiliated people see marriage equality as a divisive issue that violates church doctrine, according to the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life.

WATCH: Gay Kiss Silences Antigay Preacher on Campus
June 07 2013 3:47 PM ET

WATCH: Gay Kiss Silences Antigay Preacher on Campus

Daniel Reynolds

A same-sex kiss elicits hearty applause at a California campus, drowning out a homophobic sermon.

Marietta Church Kicks Out Boy Scout Troop Over Acceptance of Gays
June 06 2013 4:53 PM ET

Marietta Church Kicks Out Boy Scout Troop Over Acceptance of Gays

Jase Peeples

The Roswell Street Baptist Church has severed its ties with Troop 204 after 68 years of sponsorship because the BSA will now accept out gay members.

Evangelical Lutheran Church Elects First Openly Gay Bishop
June 01 2013 7:00 AM ET

Evangelical Lutheran Church Elects First Openly Gay Bishop

Trudy Ring

Guy Erwin is also the denomination's first Native American bishop.

European Court Rejects Religious 'Right to Discriminate'
May 29 2013 5:01 PM ET

European Court Rejects Religious 'Right to Discriminate'

Sunnivie Brydum

The European court of human rights on Tuesday rejected an appeal brought by three British Christians, two of whom say they were punished at work for not wanting to serve same-sex couples.

When A Straight Mormon Marries A Gay Mormon
May 28 2013 4:19 PM ET

When A Straight Mormon Marries A Gay Mormon

Michelle Garcia

Things get a little uncomfortable at dinner.

Anonymous Gay Priest Comes Out In Book
May 28 2013 3:01 PM ET

Anonymous Gay Priest Comes Out In Book

Michelle Garcia

A priest who was initially the anonymous author on a book about being a gay man of the cloth has come out after the book has been reprinted.

Church of Scotland to Allow Gay Ministers
May 21 2013 2:03 PM ET

Church of Scotland to Allow Gay Ministers

Trudy Ring

A vote taken Monday will let congregations appoint openly gay, partnered clergy, opting out of the church's general ban.

Group of LGBT Catholics and Supporters Threatened With Arrest at N.Y. Cathedral
May 06 2013 7:34 AM ET

LGBT Catholics Told Not to Enter Cathedral or Face Arrest

Trudy Ring

The group tried to enter with deliberately soiled hands, a response to the New York archbishop's recent statement that LGBT worshippers were welcome if they washed their hands.

Mormons on Board With Scouts' Half-Ban on Gays
April 26 2013 11:18 AM ET

Mormons on Board With Scouts' Half-Ban on Gays

Neal Broverman

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints likes allowing out scouts, but banning openly gay leaders.

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