Pledge sponsor Faith in America points out that young LGBT people rejected by their families are at high risk of suicide and homelessness.
Bishop Patrick Joseph McGrath's directive provides a stark contrast to one issued by a bishop in Illinois.
Antigay activist Lance Wells claims he and others like him are victims of LGBT people raping the culture.
Anwar Abbas of Muhammadiyah says the Seattle-based chain is exporting liberal values.
Amid criticism for a controversy involving Jewish Pride flags, the collective is now requesting community support to "rest, re-energize, and be in a space of pure love."
In Indonesia, gays can be punished with public caning, which advocates denounce as "medieval torture."
Such unions are "objectively immoral," says Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield.