Roman Catholic Church

Yayo Grassi, who brought his partner and friends to meet with Pope Francis in Washington, says he's long had warm acceptance from the pontiff.

October 05 2015 7:14 PM

A Hungarian cardinal opens the family issues synod with a denunciation of gay relationships, while Pope Francis walks the line between upholding doctrine and welcoming all. 

October 05 2015 5:18 PM

Roman Catholic bishops will meet at the Vatican beginning Sunday to discuss family issues, and LGBT groups hope to be heard.

October 04 2015 9:30 AM

The secret meeting in Washington between the antigay Kentucky clerk and the leader of the Roman Catholic Church was carefully planned, says Davis's attorney. 

3:51 PM

LGBT Catholics are frustrated that Pope Francis refused repeated requests to meet with them, but made time for a secret, closed-door meeting with the antigay Kentucky clerk who is not Catholic.

September 30 2015 2:09 PM

The pontiff reportedly encouraged the antigay clerk to 'stay strong.' Lawyers for Kim Davis have released a photo of the rosary beads they say Pope Francis gave her.

September 29 2015 9:35 PM Updated

McNeill spoke out for LGBT equality in the church and the world at large, in defiance of the Catholic hierarchy.

September 28 2015 10:27 PM

Not only did Lance Sanderson not bring a same-sex date to his school's dance, he didn't even attend. Still, he found himself suspended Monday morning. 

September 28 2015 5:44 PM

Pope Francis continued his vague allusions to LGBT people and issues when he spoke to the United Nations in New York today. 

September 25 2015 1:54 PM

Lance Sanderson says he was first told it was OK to bring another boy to the homecoming dance, then told it wasn't.

September 24 2015 8:30 PM