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On Marriage Equality, Sweeping Changes Possible But Much Remains the Same for Catholics

Today’s oral arguments heard by the U.S. Supreme Court could be some of the last steps to establishing a nationwide right for same-gender couples to marry, a decision likely determined by Catholic… 726 more words

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Sr. Jeannine Gramick Calls on Irish Population to Vote for Marriage Equality

A Catholic nun is calling on Irish citizens to vote for marriage equality this May, the latest in a series of voices hoping to legalize same-gender marriages in the country through a nationwide referendum. 666 more words

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Reflecting on the Papal Audience with LGBT Catholics

Now that New Ways Ministry pilgrims are back in the United States, and now that the dust is settling from our exciting journey to Italy which included… 1,129 more words

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Have most prominent members of Catholic Hierarchy apostatized to Sodom?

Rome, February 19, 2015:  It is one thing to call a sinner to repentance, and be willing to approach the sinner or allow him to approach to preach repentance to him, quite another to confirm him in his sin by publicly bestowing favors or honors upon him while he remains impenitent and an advocate for his sin. 697 more words

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New Ways Ministry Members Finally Get VIP Seats To Hear Pope

In what would have been unthinkable under the previous Pope Benedict, members of an LGBT religious support group in the US, called New Ways Ministry, were given VIP seats at Pope Francis’ weekly audience yesterday, Wednesday 18th. 198 more words

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For Ash Wednesday: How to Pray with St. Francis and St. Clare

“O Lord, open my lips, and my mouth shall proclaim your praise.”

As I joined other New Ways Ministry pilgrims in Assisi a couple of days ago to visit the holy sites associated with Saints Francis and Clare, I easily imagined St. 271 more words

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Will Pope Francis Meet With Sister Jeannine Gramick and LGBT Catholics?

Since becoming pope in March 2013, one of Pope Francis’ most endearing habits has been making phone calls or writing notes to ordinary people, and even sometimes meeting with them in a personal encounter. 756 more words

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