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The Gloria Purvis Podcast
In honor of Women’s History Month, “The Gloria Purvis Podcast” is exploring questions about what it means to be a woman, from a Catholic perspective.
Benedict Cumberbatch as Phil Burbank in ‘The Power of the Dog’ (Netflix)
Arts & CultureFilm
Jim McDermott
The film mostly reinforces a longstanding and problematic trope.
Nicole Winfield - Associated Press
Cardinal Pell was referring to recent comments about sexuality by Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich of Luxembourg and Bishop Georg Baetzing, the head of the German bishops’ conference.
FaithFaith in Focus
James Martin, S.J.
The problem with this seemingly compassionate dictum is that today it is applied almost exclusively to one group: L.G.B.T.Q. people.
The Rev. Bryan Massingale gives a sermon on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2022, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in the Harlem neighborhood of New York.
Politics & SocietyNews
Kwasi Gyamfi Asiedu — The Associated Press
The Rev. Bryan Massingale is a Black, openly gay Catholic priest. His goal: convert the hearts of the faithful to recognize racism in the church and welcome L.G.B.T.Q. Catholics.
Catholic News Service
Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich said it was time for a fundamental revision of church teaching, and the way Pope Francis had spoken about homosexuality in the past could lead to a change in doctrine.