Roman Catholic Church

Democratic candidate Jim Kenney says Margie Winters, fired by a Catholic school for being in a same-sex marriage, should get her job back.

July 10 2015 4:29 PM

In this case, the teacher had been married for her entire eight-year tenure at the school — but a couple of parents recently complained.

July 08 2015 7:37 PM

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.

June 25 2015 8:01 PM

A working paper that will guide discussion at this fall's bishops' meeting doesn't include much outreach to LGBT Catholics.

June 23 2015 3:33 PM

Calling for 'the acceptance of our bodies as God's gift' appears to send negative signals to transgender people.

June 18 2015 8:17 PM

Men and women's differences bind them in marriage and help their children mature, the pope asserts.

June 16 2015 3:18 PM

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.

June 15 2015 4:03 PM

Memphis couple Deb and Steve Word gave their gay son unconditional acceptance; now they're offering it to other young people.

3:43 PM

The assessment came from Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican’s secretary of state, who ranks second only to Pope Francis in the Catholic hierarchy.

May 26 2015 10:59 PM

Rev. Warren Hall lost his job at Seton Hall University, which just recruited an openly gay basketball player.

May 17 2015 1:10 PM