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Mormon Church Opposes LGBT Nondiscrimination Measure

Mormon Church Opposes LGBT Nondiscrimination Measure

By Brady McCombs | May 14
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced its opposition Monday to a comprehensive nondiscrimination bill that faces long odds in Congress.

DC Catholic School will Acknowledge LGBT Alumnae Couples

DC Catholic School will Acknowledge LGBT Alumnae Couples

May 14
A 220-year-old Catholic girls' school in Washington, D.C., will now allow news about same-sex unions in its alumnae magazine.

Vatican Law: Priests, Nuns Must Report Sex Abuse, Cover-Up

Vatican Law: Priests, Nuns Must Report Sex Abuse, Cover-Up

May 9
Pope Francis issued a groundbreaking law Thursday requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-up by their superiors to church authorities.

Mormons Making Wedding Rule Change to be More Inclusive

Mormons Making Wedding Rule Change to be More Inclusive

By Brady McCombs | May 7
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints changed wedding rules Monday in hopes of preventing family members who aren't church members from feeling excluded.

Buttigieg, Husband Attend Jimmy Carter's Sunday School Class

Buttigieg, Husband Attend Jimmy Carter's Sunday School Class

By Jay Reeves | May 5
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (BOO'-tuh-juhj) and his husband, Chasten Glezman, joined the large crowd at former President Jimmy Carter's Sunday school class in rural South Georgia.

The Netherlands Denies Entry to 'Kill Gays' Preacher

The Netherlands Denies Entry to 'Kill Gays' Preacher

By Kilian Melloy | May 3
Extremist preacher Steven Anderson has been barred from entering the Netherlands. Anderson notoriously praised the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub, saying the fifty people murdered in the shooting meant "there's fifty less pedophiles in this world."

Anti-Gay Pundit Explains Why Pete Buttegieg is Fair Game

Anti-Gay Pundit Explains Why Pete Buttegieg is Fair Game

By Kilian Melloy | May 2
If liberals want to know why President Trump isn't held to a higher standard of moral accountability by America's evangelicals, Bryan Fischer has an answer for them. Because, Buttigieg!

Confirmation Students Won't Join Church, Citing LGBTQ Rules

Confirmation Students Won't Join Church, Citing LGBTQ Rules

May 1
Eight middle-school confirmation class members have decided against joining an Omaha Methodist church in protest at the denomination's renewed ban on same-sex marriage and gay clergy.

Plan with LGBT Bans OK'd by United Methodist Judicial Panel

Plan with LGBT Bans OK'd by United Methodist Judicial Panel

By David Crary | Apr 27
The United Methodist Church's judicial council on Friday upheld major portions of a new plan that strengthens bans on same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT pastors.

Catholic Group Sues Over Michigan Policy on Adoption

Catholic Group Sues Over Michigan Policy on Adoption

Apr 27
A Roman Catholic social services agency that declines to place children with same-sex couples has filed a lawsuit to stop Michigan from penalizing the group if it sticks to its policy on foster care and adoption.

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