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Confessions Of An Ex-Priest: My Flirtation With The U.S. Conference Of Catholic Bishops

Tom Rastrelli | Posted 10.01.2012 | Gay Voices
Tom Rastrelli

The bishops descended. We preached the wonders of St. Mary's. They nodded benevolently. We admired their jeweled pectoral crosses, they our enthusiasm. Some conversed in close proximity with their hands on our elbows or biceps.

Another Gay Church Employee Fired... Pro-Equality Catholics Need to Speak Out

John Becker | Posted 05.02.2012 | Gay Voices
John Becker

Until more lay Catholics, priests, and even bishops start to stand up and speak out against the Catholic hierarchy and its persecution of LGBT people, the bullying, oppression, and repression will continue unabated, and we'll continue to hear more sad stories like that of Al Fischer.

Marriage Equality and the Catholic Bishops

Geoffrey R. Stone | Posted 08.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey R. Stone

The most vehement opponent of marriage equality in New York was the Catholic Church. That the leaders of the Church take this position is certainly their right, but it is a sorry testament to their understanding of their Church's own history in this nation.