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One Organization Wants Churchgoers to Throw Glitter on Pentecost Sunday – What You Should Know

Faith and Religion
Participants in Glitter+Fire will use glitter in the colors of fire – red, gold, and orange – to re-enact the tongues of fire landing on the disciples, drawing participants together in a community of joy, energy and common purpose. ...
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Federal Lawsuit Filed Against NJ Catholic Hospital That Denied Care to Transgender Man

Health National
On the advice of his doctor, Jionni decided to undergo a hysterectomy as medically necessary treatment for his gender dysphoria. ...
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Biden Marries Gay White House Staffers in First Officiant Duties

Vice President Joe Biden officiates his first wedding - a same-sex wedding/Twitter
Politics
On Monday, Aug. 1, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden officiated his first wedding, a same-sex wedding, to longtime White House staffers. ...
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Venturini: Where Priests Go to ‘Be Cured’ of Homosexuality

Faith and Religion
Where is the one place you can find pedophiles, drug addicts and gay priests all in the same place? A monastery near the Alps, according to The Independent. ...
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Short Film on LGBT Homelessness Released to Coincide with Papal Visit

Faith and Religion
Faith in America will release a short film entitled "Not a Sin" in anticipation of the Papal visit to the U.S. and the upcoming Presidential primaries. ...
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WATCH: Three Videos Urge Pope Francis to Embrace LGBT Members

Pope Francis/Photo:Tony Gentile/Reuters
Faith and Religion
In anticipation of Pope Francis' visit to the United States, GLAAD just released three short video portraits of LGBT Catholics, each with a message to the Pope. ...
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Fewer Than Half of Catholics Believe Homosexuality is a Sin, New Report

Faith and Religion
Nearly half of Catholics (47 percent) said they have a close friend or family member who is gay. ...
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Pope Responds to LGBT-Inclusive Children’s Book After Venice Mayor Denounces It

Francesca Pardi and her family/LezPop.it
Faith and Religion International
After Francesca Pardi’s book featuring gay and lesbian animals and families was banned by the mayor of Venice, she received praise by Pope Francis. ...
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Gay Christian Network Conference to Ask ‘What’s Next?’

GNC Conference Photo
Faith and Religion
During this four-day event, an expected 1,500 Christians on both sides of the discussion will look beyond their differences. ...
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Papal Playbook Released in Time for Francis’ Visit to the U.S.

Faith and Religion
GLAAD has released the playbook "The Papal Visit: a resource guide for journalists covering Pope Francis and the LGBT community." ...
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