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Catholic Church

Gibraltar/St. Michael's Cave/Lonely Planet
Faith and Religion International
The Civil Marriage Amendment Bill 2016 was passed unanimously by the government in Gibraltar on October 26, 2016. ...
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Pope Francis/Paul Haring Catholic News Service
Faith and Religion
Pope Francis told the press Sunday that the Catholic Church should seek forgiveness for how it has treated the LGBT community in the past. ...
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International
Nearly two dozen countries currently have national laws allowing gays and lesbians to marry, mostly in Europe and the Americas. ...
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Pat Carey/Photo: Alan Betson
Faith and Religion International Top News
Former Irish government minister Pat Carey came out as gay and urged voters to support same-sex marriage. ...
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Louis Zamperini, the Inspiration for Angelina Jolie's Unbroken. Photo: People
Entertainment
Angelina Jolie was invited to visit the Vatican to host a special screening of her movie Unbroken and brought along her two girls. ...
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Young Catholics
Faith and Religion Top News
A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows that 85 percent of Catholics between the ages 18 and 29 think gays and lesbians should be accepted by society. ...
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Vatican
Editorial Faith and Religion Top News
If you’re a practicing Catholic, and an LGBT person, you get why this is a big deal. It’s not easy to practice a religion that doesn’t support who you are. ...
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Faith and Religion Local Top News
A lesbian drama teacher wore her engagement ring to work at the high school in Sammamish, Washington, as a tribute to Mark Zmuda who was fired on December 20. ...
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The Rev. Joanne Carlson Brown (left), Thistle the Wonder Westie and the Rev. Christie Lagergren Brown. Photo: The  Browns.
Faith and Religion Local Top News
Though it violates the United Methodist Church law, two ministers exchanged vows in Seattle, Washington earlier this month. ...
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Photo: Jason Pearce
Faith and Religion
The Indiana General Assembly is getting ready to consider the proposed constitutional amendment that would ban gay marriage in the state, and on December 4, the bishops gave their opinion. ...
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