LGBT

Cardinal Luis Ladaria, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, and Father Tony Flannery (CNS photo/Paul Haring/CNS photo/Irish Catholic)
Gerard O’Connell September 22, 2020
The C.D.F. said today: ‘We did everything possible to dialogue with Father Flannery. It wasn’t always easy.’
Pope Francis greets the crowd as he arrives for his general audience in the San Damaso courtyard at the Vatican Sept. 16, 2020. (CNS photo/Vatican Media)
Gerard O’Connell September 17, 2020
Mara Grassi told Pope Francis, “We wish to create a bridge to the church so that the church too can change its way of looking at our children, no longer excluding them but fully welcoming them.”
People tour a new housing complex for trans women after a ribbon cutting in Neuquén, Argentina, in August 2020. (AP/video screengrab)
“My dream was that trans people could have a decent home. Because we don’t give them that opportunity," said Sister Mónica Astorga Cremona.
Michael Cimino as Victor Salazar in ‘Love, Victor’ on Hulu (photo: Hulu).
Stephen G. Adubato July 10, 2020
“Love, Victor” raises important questions about how same-sex desire is construed across religious and ethnic divides.
It is up to individual Catholics to make the case to church leaders.
Matt Malone, S.J. July 08, 2020
The editors of America have weighed in on these cases in previous editorials, which offer some helpful perspective.