A scolding letter from the archbishop of St. Louis sparks debate and questions among the faithful, chief among them: "Can I still buy Girl Scout cookies?"
'What is there to fear from two people who love each other?' adds Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
Rev. Michael Shanahan comes out in an interview on the open secret of gay Catholic clergy.
Administrators called police when they found antigay slurs and graffiti spray painted inside the Catholic school.
As Italy struggles to enact civil unions, the pontiff continues to send mixed messages.
Jeffrey Higgins was terminated by a church in Maryland because he's married to another man.