Simón Cazal of Paraguay will be the first married gay activist to have a public meeting with the pope — and he's being hopeful but realistic about what may come of it.
A working paper that will guide discussion at this fall's bishops' meeting doesn't include much outreach to LGBT Catholics.
Calling for 'the acceptance of our bodies as God's gift' appears to send negative signals to transgender people.
Men and women's differences bind them in marriage and help their children mature, the pope asserts.
John Nienstedt resigned today from the Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, after the archdiocese was charged with failing to protect children from sexual abuse by priests.
Memphis couple Deb and Steve Word gave their gay son unconditional acceptance; now they're offering it to other young people.
The assessment came from Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican’s secretary of state, who ranks second only to Pope Francis in the Catholic hierarchy.
Rev. Warren Hall lost his job at Seton Hall University, which just recruited an openly gay basketball player.
A 16-year employee of a relief organization is the target of an attack by a homophobic group.
The pope's exaltation of opposite-sex marriage came a day after the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on extending marriage rights to same-sex couples.