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News Jul, 08, 2015
DignityUSA Advocates for “Sacramental Equality” After Civil Marriage Is Achieved

Members of the leading LGBT Catholic organzation, meeting in Seattle for the organization’s national convention, have voted to begin advocating for equal access to all of the sacraments of the Catholic Church for LGBT people and their families.

News Jul, 06, 2015
Worldwide LGBT Catholics & Parents Respond To Synod 2015 Working Document

A number of organisations and advocates who focus on pastoral care and social justice for LGBT people and their families, working to form a Global Network of Rainbow Catholics (GNRC), is disappointed by the 14th Ordinary Synod of Bishops’ Working Document (Instrumentum Laboris) on “The Vocation & Mission of the Family in the Church and Contemporary World”, published on 23 June 2015.

News Jun, 18, 2015
Lifting Up Prayers For The Black Community Following Charleston Massacre

Late on Wednesday evening a white gunman fatally shot nine black people at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina before fleeing the scene and evading local police.

News Jun, 04, 2015
Ireland Agrees to Self-Declaration for Gender Recognition Bill

Yesterday (Wednesday 3rd June), the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton, T.D. announced that, following the agreement of Cabinet, the application process under the Gender Recognition Bill will, for people aged 18 years or more, be based on the person's self-declaration by way of a statutory declaration. 

News May, 12, 2015
International Catholic Leaders Call On Pope To Revamp Parish Structure & Management

Representatives from 22 international Catholic groups working for a more just and compassionate church have written an open letter to Pope Francis asking him to focus his attention on the task of revitalizing local parishes as a way to allow for joint decision-making and greater accountability of church leadership.

News May, 07, 2015
Association Of Welcoming & Affirming Baptists Announces Resignation Of Executive Director Robin Lunn

As the Board of the Association of Welcoming & Affirming Baptists announces the resignation of Executive Director, Rev. Robin Lunn, they offer thanks for her dedication and leadership.

News Apr, 22, 2015
LGBTQ Faith Leaders Travel To Cuba To Meet Faith & Government Leaders

President Obama and Cuban leader, Raul Castro, made history in April of 2015 with a handshake. On April 28, leaders of Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC) will make history by traveling to Cuba at the invitation of leaders of the Baptist LGBTQ group, Abriendo Brechas de Colores, from the Federación de Iglesias Bastistas de Cuba.

News Apr, 15, 2015
Disciples of Christ's 2017 Assembly Will Return To Indianapolis

The past couple of weeks have been quite a roller coaster, especially for Disciples and especially for Indiana, the state where our church has maintained our denominational offices since long before we called ourselves a denomination.

News Apr, 07, 2015
Black Pastors Launch African Tour To Counteract Rick Warren’s Anti-Gay Movement

Spearheaded by The Fellowship of Affirming Ministries (TFAM), its founder and presiding Bishop Rev. Dr.