Long Island resident Nicholas Coppola says he had been accepted as a gay man in his church, but after an anonymous letter was sent to his bishop about his marriage, he was barred from teaching a children's religion class.
The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops admitted on Easter Sunday that the Catholic Church's doctrine is out of touch with the beliefs of many of its parishioners.
As a cardinal, Pope Francis may have been a little less harsh on LGBT rights.
On the day Pope Francis is inaugurated in Vatican City, a filmmaker hopes to bring light to the deadly consequences of religious intolerance.
The poll, by a Southern Baptist-affiliated firm, finds many Americans disagreeing with the church's antigay dogma.
The Vatican paid about $30 million for the property, to house about 19 Catholic priests and church leaders.
Rabbi Jason Klein was elected by his peers to lead the U.S. Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association.