Tag Archives: Catholic

Vatican asks for parish-level input on same-sex marriage

The Vatican hasn’t changed its position on same-sex marriage, but a recent act indicates it is at least building a bridge to reach out to the community. Continue reading

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Keller church drops Boy Scout affiliation

A Catholic church in Keller will stop sponsoring a Boy Scout troop in 2014 when a policy allowing gay scouts comes into effect — mostly because, he admits, his priests are a bunch of pedophiles. Continue reading

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Feedback • 03.02.12

While I am not a member of Dignity, I am gay Roman Catholic and felt Phyllis Guest article titled “Efforts to resurrect local Gay Catholic Group are misguided” was both unnecessary, and showed a lack of a broader understanding of the Diversity of the LGBT Community. Continue reading

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AIDS housing funding survives challenge in Houston city council

The city funding for four Houston nonprofits providing housing to at-risk populations living with HIV/AIDS survived a challenge from city council member Helena Brown last Wednesday. Under consideration by the council were ordinances to dispense almost $2.5 million in federal … Continue reading

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Putting our children at risk

David Webb The Rare Reporter Child sexual abuse a concern for everyone, especially LGBT parents Most people would probably agree there is no resource that a society cherishes more than its children. So it is hard to fathom how sexual … Continue reading

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‘¡Gaytino!’ tonight at Latino Cultural Center

Latin flair Growing up gay and Latino can be a tough hand to play. In a culture that revels in religion and machismo — hell, the word “machismo” is Latino — coming out poses pitfalls. But Dan Guerrero lucked out. … Continue reading

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MUY FUNNY | Dan Guerrero works for laughs while being gay and Latino in his one-man show. Before he could write ‘¡Gaytino!,’ Dan Guerrero first had to find his roots rich lopez  | Staff Writer lopez@dallasvoice.com Growing up gay and … Continue reading

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OPUS Fi-NOM-us: It’s time for NOM to acknowledge its Catholic impetus

***NOTE: This post is meant to be an exploration. This is a public presentation of what we have learned, which might just result in more questions that definitive answers. So please take it in the spirt in which it is … Continue reading

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Ontario Catholic school board member compares gay-straight alliances to ‘Nazi groups’

Now she’s denying, a la Rick Warren and the infamous DOMA brief, that she meant to “compare” gay clubs and the Nazis. Then why invoke them at all? AMERICAblog Gay

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RI Governor, Speaker calmly rebut Catholic Bishop who ‘lashed out’ on marriage bill

Yesterday, the Providence Journal reported that the state’s Catholic Bishop “lashed out” against the proposed marriage law. Instead of kowtowing to the Catholic Bishop, the Governor and Speaker of the House concisely explained why they are pushing marriage: Chafee, who … Continue reading

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