At the Synod of Bishops at the Vatican, a long-married Australian couple call for greater acceptance of gays — but bishops and observers don't look for doctrine to change.
Benjamin Brenkert has written an open letter to Pope Francis urging him to stop the firings and speak out against discrimination.
Aboard the papal plane, Pope Francis says the church will have 'zero tolerance' for sex abuse.
The head of the Italian bishops conference tells a Florence newspaper that the Catholic Church must listen to all arguments around homosexuality.
At a meeting in Rome this fall, Catholic leaders will consider the church's teachings on a range of family issues.
The child of a lesbian couple in Argentina is baptized in a Catholic cathedral.
Watch out Justin Bieber. The Pope has a new magazine, complete with a glossy centerfold. No one is more delighted about it than 'papal fanboy' Stephen Colbert.