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Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade

Catholic Debate Over Gays In St. Patrick's Parades Roils Irish On Big Day

Religion News Service | DAVID GIBSON | Posted 03.17.2015 | Religion

NEW YORK (RNS) St. Patrick’s Day is associated as much with Roman Catholicism as it is with Irish-Americans, but this year some of the faithful aren...

Boston's St. Paddy's Parade Welcomes Gay Groups For The First Time

Reuters | Posted 05.16.2015 | Gay Voices

(Corrects spelling of Sylvain Bruni's last name from Bruno, paragraph 3) By Elizabeth Barber BOSTON, March 14 (Reuters)...

Catholic School Withdraws From St. Patrick's Day Parade Over Gay Marchers

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2015 | Gay Voices

By Elizabeth Barber BOSTON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - A Roman Catholic grammar school located near Boston has pulled out of the city's St. Pa...

Great News For Gay Veterans In Boston

AP | MARK PRATT | Posted 02.15.2015 | Gay Voices

BOSTON (AP) -- For the first time in its history, the sponsors of Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade will allow a group representing the gay community ...

Boston's Mayor Opts Out Of St. Patrick's Day Parade After Gay Discussions Fail

Reuters | Posted 05.16.2014 | Gay Voices

By Elizabeth Barber BOSTON, March 16 (Reuters) - Boston's Irish-American mayor will not march in the city's St. Patrick's Day parade o...

Catholic School Wouldn't March In St. Patrick's Day Parade Until Gay Group Got Banned

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.05.2014 | Gay Voices

A Boston-based Catholic school earlier this week refused to participate in the city’s St. Patrick’s Day parade, upon learning that a gay rights gr...

Will Boston's Gay Community Be Allowed To Join St. Patty's Parade After All?

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 03.03.2014 | Gay Voices

BOSTON (AP) — A gay rights advocacy group said Monday that it is pushing for gay people to be allowed to march "openly and honestly" in Boston's St....