Minneapolis Archbisop Urges Catholics to Ban Marriage Equality
September 02 2012 2:03 PM ET

Minneapolis Archbisop Urges Catholics to Ban Marriage Equality

Sunnivie Brydum

John C. Nienstedt, Archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis, is urging Catholic parishioners to vote in favor of a constitutional amendment in Minnesota defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Wayne Besen Takes On Anti-Gay Minister
September 01 2012 3:39 PM ET

WATCH: Wayne Besen Takes on 'God Has A Better Way' Founder

Sunnivie Brydum

The Truth Wins Out founder charges Evangelical Christian, founder of ministry preaching "ex-gay" lifestyle, with inciting violence against the LGBT community. 

Gays Get the Blame for Hurricane Isaac
August 31 2012 1:23 PM ET

Gays Blamed for Hurricane Isaac

Michelle Garcia

Hurricane Isaac has caused flooding, deaths, and structural damage all across the Gulf Coast, and large numbers of people are without electricity in the region, but some have predictably found ways

State Tells Catholic Church in Washington It Has Gone Too Far
August 29 2012 6:21 PM ET

State Tells Catholic Church in Washington It Has Gone Too Far

Lucas Grindley

It's illegal for the Catholic Church in Washington to pass the plate and raise money to defeat marriage equality, state officials have said.

Dem Convention Schedules Conservative NY Archbishop and Prominent Liberal Nun
August 28 2012 8:08 PM ET

N.Y. Archbishop to Pray at Dem Convention; Nuns on the Bus Leader to Appear Too

Trudy Ring

Archbishop Timothy Dolan will deliver the closing prayer at both major-party conventions, and the Democrats will also hear from popular Nuns on the Bus leader Sister Simone Campbell.

Pedophilia, Hookup Sites, and Menstruating Moms: NOM's Lessons for the Next Generation
August 28 2012 3:48 PM ET

Undercover: 5 Lessons Taught at the NOM Youth Conference

Michelle Garcia

An undercover gay blogger attended the National Organization for Marriage's annual conference for young people and was met with its view on pedophilia, hookup sites, and menstruating moms.

DUI Arrest Unlikely to Cost New SF Archbishop His Job
August 28 2012 2:33 PM ET

DUI Arrest Unlikely to Cost New S.F. Archbishop His Job

Trudy Ring

Church observers say the incident alone won't disqualify archbishop-elect Salvatore Cordileone, but some gay activists say his ultraconservative views should.

Bishop Faces Censure for Pro-Marriage Message
August 28 2012 2:05 PM ET

Bishop Faces Censure for Pro-Marriage Message

Michelle Garcia

A Methodist minister who stood up to his fellow clergy members, asking for more support for marriage equality within the denomination, may face censure from colleagues.

New SF Archbishop Arrested on DUI Charge
August 27 2012 8:50 PM ET

New S.F. Archbishop Arrested on DUI Charge

Trudy Ring

Salvatore Cordileone, an outspoken opponent of marriage equality, was arrested in San Diego early Saturday.

New York Archbishop Draws Fire for Republican Convention Appearance
August 25 2012 6:15 PM ET

Andrew Sullivan: Archbishop's RNC Prayer a Partisan Act

Trudy Ring

New York Catholic archbishop Timothy Dolan is not only a staunch opponent of marriage equality but is aligning himself with politicians who care little for the poor, says Sullivan.