Progress for LGBT people in the religious sphere will not mirror advances at the ballot box or in the courts, but Pope Francis is showing how it's possible.
Mark Zmuda, forced out at a Catholic school near Seattle after marrying his partner, is filing a wrongful-termination suit.
A Catholic nun has provided religious counseling for hundreds of transgender people throughout the U.S.
The Vatican emphasizes that Pope Francis did not intend to enter the debate over same-sex civil unions, but some say he's opened the door wider for such discussions.
A high-ranking Vatican official condemns Uganda's antigay law.
A U.S. Jesuit magazine has published an editorial taking to task Catholics who support draconian laws criminalizing homosexuality.
A gay man in Washington, D.C., says a Catholic chaplain denied him communion and anointing of the sick after learning of his sexuality.
Lay Catholics from Florida to Germany ask the church to change on same-sex relationships.
A priest in Missouri bars a lesbian parishioner from receiving communion at her mother's funeral.
A Jesuit production company invites LGBT Catholics to tell their stories.
Bishop Thomas John Paprocki, who conducted an exorcism service the day the Illinois marriage equality bill was signed into law, has also repeated his assertion that Satan is behind same-sex marriage.