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Pope Francis Suggests Church May Tolerate Civil Unions

Posted 03.05.2014 | Religion

Pope Francis has signalled that he could see the Catholic church tolerating some forms of same-sex civil unions -- though not marriage -- when it come...

Pope Francis Receives Unlikely Honor

Religion News Service | Eric J. Lyman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

ROME (RNS) The accolades keep rolling in: Pope Francis was named Person of the Year by The Advocate, the U.S.-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transge...

What Faith Leaders Are Saying About Being Gay (Some May Surprise You)

Posted 11.20.2013 | Religion

"Who am I to judge a gay person of goodwill who seeks the Lord?" said Pope Francis, a statement that many other religious leaders would do well to pay...

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Here's How America Feels After The Pope's Landmark Statement On Gays And Abortion

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 09.25.2013 | Religion

Pope Francis' statements in an interview published last week that the Catholic church has been too "obsessed" with homosexuality and abortion, and sho...

Pope Allegedly Calls Gay Man To Offer Inspiring Message Of Comfort

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.06.2013 | Religion

A gay French man says Pope Francis called him to tell him his sexual orientation doesn't matter and that "we are all children of God." Christophe T...

Yet Another Reason Why Pope Francis Is The Greatest

Religion News Service | David Gibson and Alessandro Speciale | Posted 07.30.2013 | Religion

(RNS) With his open and easygoing manner, Pope Francis charmed the media as much as the faithful during his successful visit to Brazil, the first inte...

How Christianity Became Cool Again

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 09.28.2013 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

If more Christians can speak out the way Pope Francis and Archbishop Tutu have this week and so many have been in recent memory -- it will change the way people view Jesus and the faith that he inspires in so many of us.

Nope To The Pope

AP | ALMUDENA CALATRAVA | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

While the appointment of Jorge Mario Bergoglio as pope has filled many in this deeply Catholic country with pride, members of the gay pride community ...