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KNA International
The Vatican’s decision to authorize the blessing of homosexual and remarried couples has triggered mixed reactions.
FaithShort Take
James Martin, S.J.
Some L.G.B.T.Q. people may say this declaration doesn’t go far enough. Others will think it goes too far. Both groups, however, can agree that this is a significant change, Father James Martin writes.
FaithVatican Dispatch
Gerard O’Connell
In a new Vatican document, Pope Francis opened the door for ‘blessing couples in irregular situations and same-sex couples.’
Arts & CultureFilm
Doug Girardot
Bradley Cooper's new Leonard Bernstein biopic, "Maestro," offers a portrait of a soul that struggled to determine which direction it wanted to take in the world of classical music.
Nicole Winfield - Associated PressTrisha Thomas - Associated Press
Pope Francis’ welcoming of transgender Catholics has transformed a community of trans women who have found hope through friendship with Francis.
Nathan Schneider
Can we learn to see gender in its real complexity?