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Catholic Church

The latest news about the Catholic Church and its stand on LGBT equality. Historically, the Catholic Church has taken a strong stance against the LGBT community, same-sex relationships, and issues of marriage equality. In recent years, the Church has been plagued by scandals regarding sex abuse cases between priests and children, with many criticizing the organization for sheltering the perpetrators. The Roman Catholic Church counts over one billion members worldwide, making it the largest Christian organization in the world. The Catholic Church is led by the Pope, also known as the Bishop of Rome.

Pope Francis saying the Catholic Church "cannot bless sin" is a shameful step backward for an institution that must modernize.

April 16 2021 1:46 PM

The Catholic Church, which "cannot bless sin" of same-sex unions, directed funds from the faithful toward the gay biopic.

March 16 2021 1:59 PM

What if the Roman Catholic Church wrote about African-Americans and women the way it still writes about LGBTQ+ people? 

March 04 2021 6:01 PM

“God created you, God loves you and God is on your side,” reads the statement from nine American bishops.

January 25 2021 4:50 PM

This year, the Vatican continued its mixed messages about queer equality and dignity. Is our patience worn thin?

December 24 2020 6:38 PM

The Polish cardinal represents a forward-thinking wing of the Roman Catholic Church.

May 02 2020 7:21 PM

Filmmaker Sebastian LaCause discusses the personal connection to his production.

October 16 2019 1:38 PM
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