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.

Rick Warren Cancels Presidential Forum and Complains About Religious Freedom
August 23 2012 2:34 PM ET

Rick Warren Cancels Presidential Forum, Says Religion Is Being Suppressed

Lucas Grindley

Evangelical pastor Rick Warren has canceled his Civil Forum between presidential candidates, saying it's because the campaign is anything but civil — but then attacking President Obama for a war on

Vatican Supports Homophobia of French Bishops
August 17 2012 6:56 PM ET

Vatican Supports Homophobia of French Bishops

Neal Broverman

The Vatican declared its support for a day of prayer against marriage equality organized by bishops in the French Catholic Church.

Watch as Church Sends a Message of Acceptance to Minnesota Through Song
August 17 2012 6:40 PM ET

WATCH: Church Anthem Sends a Message of Acceptance to Minnesota

Lucas Grindley

When Minnesotans go to the polls in November to decide whether to ban same-sex marriage, LGBT activists are counting on strong support from religious communities.