LGBT

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Politics & Society News
"Any unbaptized person may be baptized. The church has not spoken further than that, whether the person is transgender or not"
Politics & Society Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinSeptember 27, 2017
Australian bishops’ group urges a rejection of same-sex marriage in a national referendum, but other church leaders tell voters to follow their consciences.
Faith Faith in Focus
Jackie SemmensSeptember 25, 2017
Wriggly children are not the only reason my fellow millennials are missing from the pews.
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.September 21, 2017
“Civilization,” wrote John Courtney Murray, S.J., “is formed by men locked together in argument. From this dialogue, the community becomes a political community.” Can we still say this today?
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Faith Short Take
Robert W. McElroySeptember 18, 2017
The attacks on ‘Building a Bridge’ tap into long-standing bigotry within the church and U.S. culture against members of the L.G.B.T. community.
Magazine News
The EditorsSeptember 16, 2017

America Media and the leadership of the Jesuits have released statements in support of Fr. James Martin, S.J., the author of the new book "Building a Bridge"  We have provided the text of these statements and links to PDF downloads below.