In a recent interview, Cardinal Timothy Dolan downplayed earlier comments from the Pope who claimed it wasn’t his place to pass judgment on gay priests.
Pope Francis said that Catholics should not marginalize LGBT people, and that it's not his place to 'judge' gay priests.
The dispute started three years ago when Rev. Cary Gordon launched a campaign to remove three Iowa judges who ruled in favor of marriage equality
'The people's pope' is facing scrutiny for appointing a cleric who allegedly lived with his male lover in Uruguay to head up the Vatican's Institute for the Works of Religion.
Religious leaders in the Spanish-speaking Carribbean nation called on the faithful to wear all black on Monday in protest of President Obama's nomination of openly gay James Brewster as U.S. Ambassador to the Dominican Republic.