Gay Marriage

Thumbnail rings in scripture credit mjz photography via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 6 18 15 Australian bishops call for month of prayer ahead of same-sex marriage vote

At the start of a voter survey being conducted on same-sex marriage in Australia, the country’s bishops have called for a month of prayer and...

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Thumbnail joe biden credit drop of light via wwwshutterstockcom cna Biden gay marriage flap prompts response from Catholic bishops

Washington D.C., Aug 5, 2016 / 04:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Just days after United States Vice President Joe Biden officiated at a same-sex wedding...

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Thumbnail crucifix credit lucia ballester cna Bishop Paprocki explains Catholic teaching: Repentance is for everyone

Springfield, Ill., Jul 26, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A prominent media priest who criticized Bishop Thomas Paprocki’s restatement of norms...

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Thumbnail rainbow flag credit kevin wong via flickr cc by 20 cna Can you teach the truth and not be a hater? This ministry for gay Catholics says yes.

Phoenix, Ariz., Jan 13, 2017 / 03:14 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a country where gay marriage has gained widespread acceptance – both culturally and...

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Thumbnail tim kaine Catholic bishop sees contradictions in the politics of Tim Kaine

On July 28, Sen. Tim Kaine formally accepted the Democratic vice presidential nomination, becoming Hilary Clinton’s running mate. Following the...

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Thumbnail rainbow flag credit guillaume paumier via flickr filter added cc by 20 cna 10 2 15 Catholic bishops see trouble in Trump-backed LGBT executive order

Washington D.C., Feb 1, 2017 / 04:16 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The U.S. bishops are concerned by the Trump administration’s decision to maintain a...

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Thumbnail tim kaine 2016 credit us department of education via wikipedia cc 20 cna Catholic marriage won't change, bishop says after Tim Kaine comments

Richmond, Va., Sep 13, 2016 / 04:56 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Soon after Democratic vice-presidential candidate Tim Kaine suggested the Catholic Church...

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Thumbnail bridal flowers credit clotee allochuku via flickr cc by 20 cna 6 3 15 Christian florist loses religious liberty case, will appeal to US Supreme Court

Seattle, Wash., Feb 16, 2017 / 03:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Washington state florist must pay fines and legal costs for conscientiously objecting...

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Thumbnail wedding credit billion photos   shutterstock cna Did this group lose its fundraising page because of its view on marriage?

A non-profit group dedicated to studying and explaining the effects of the sexual revolution claims that its ability to process donations online...

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Thumbnail fr jim martin credit kerry weber via wikipedia cc 40 cna Father James Martin wins award from dissenting Catholic group

Washington D.C., Sep 7, 2016 / 05:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Media personality and America magazine editor Father James Martin, S.J. will receive an...

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Thumbnail bridal flowers credit clotee allochuku via flickr cc by 20 cna 6 3 15 Florist takes religious liberty case to US Supreme Court

Yakima, Wash., Jul 14, 2017 / 04:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Flower shop owner Barronelle Stutzman is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to protect her from...

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Thumbnail classroom credit p chinnapong via wwwshutterstockcom cna Gay marriage lawsuit against Catholic school not expected to succeed

Charlotte, N.C., Jan 17, 2017 / 05:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A lawsuit against a Catholic high school claims that it was illegal discrimination to...

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Thumbnail the reichstag building where the bundestag meets credit jan zeschky via flickr  cc by nc 20 cna German bishops criticize parliament's approval of gay marriage

Berlin, Germany, Jun 30, 2017 / 12:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Heiner Koch of Berlin expressed his regret Friday at the German parliament’s...

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Thumbnail photographer and blogger amy lawson left owner of amy lynn photography studio in madison wisconsin credit adf In limited ruling, court sides with Wis. photographer who declines same-sex weddings

A Christian photographer who declines clients because she does not believe in same-sex marriage cannot be sued under certain anti-discrimination...

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Thumbnail voting credit corgarashu via wwwshutterstockcom cna 11 19 15 Loving your neighbor means voting wisely, Northern Ireland bishops say

Armagh, Northern Ireland, Feb 27, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Ahead of Northern Ireland’s assembly elections, the region’s Catholic bishops...

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Thumbnail wedding rings credit tekke via flickr cc by nd 20 03 05 2015 cna N. Ireland high court: No European right to 'gay marriage'

Northern Ireland’s High Court has rejected two legal challenges that sought to recognize same-sex unions as marriages, saying it is a matter for...

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Thumbnail cake credit bikeriderlondon via wwwshutterstockcom cna One fewer Christian-owned bakery after religious freedom fight

Portland, Ore., Oct 10, 2016 / 06:23 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A Christian couple has closed their Oregon bakery, which faced heavy fines after they...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 158678678 Responding to a toxic culture

In today’s America, as in other countries like it, people of faith are facing a question of critical importance: How should they respond to a...

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