Sexual Identity

Thumbnail fr james martin credit kerry weber via wikipedia cc 40 Baptist theologian: Fr. Martin's ideas 'require a total redefinition of doctrine'

A Baptist theologian, Dr. Albert Mohler, has claimed that Fr. James Martin’s teaching on sexuality is “an entire re-orientation of the Catholic...

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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 prayer credit zoltan voros via flickr cc by 20 cna 6 29 15 Catholic event aims to answer 'challenging' sexuality questions with charity

Phoenix, Ariz., Sep 24, 2016 / 12:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Catholic-run conference aims to help clergy, lay ministers, and medical and mental...

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Thumbnail patient in hospital credit chaikom shutterstock cna Catholic hospital sued for denying sex reassignment surgery

Sacramento, Calif., Apr 27, 2017 / 12:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A lawsuit has been filed against a Catholic hospital in California for refusing an...

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Thumbnail empty classroom credit dystopos via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 2 4 15 Catholic school says it can't meet demands of transgendered student

Philadelphia, Pa., Sep 14, 2016 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A Catholic high school in New Jersey has denied a transgendered student admission...

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Thumbnail classroom credit areipalt via wwwshutterstockcom cna How should Catholic educators respond to gender ideology?

Birmingham, England, Oct 8, 2016 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A rising push for gender ideology will have deep consequences, but Catholics can...

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Thumbnail archbishop charles chaput speaks with cna in rome on sept 15 2014 credit joaqu n peir  p rez cna cna 9 15 14 How to fix our broken sexual culture, according to Archbishop Chaput

Baltimore, Md., Nov 16, 2016 / 05:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Infidelity, divorce, sexual violence, pornography, hook-up culture – all things that have...

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Thumbnail soccer credit unsplash cna 11 24 15 Nebraska's bishops call for reversal of transgender policy for schools sports

Nebraska’s Catholic bishops have called for the reversal of a new school athletics participation policy that would recognize gender identity, not...

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Thumbnail tobcongress Ontario Convention Center to host 2016 Theology of the Body Congress

The 2016 Theology of the Body Congress will present the world’s foremost experts for a three-day event of panels, lectures and discussions at the...

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Thumbnail transgender symbol credit nito shutterstock cna Paraguay's government rejects gender ideology

Paraguay Secretary of Education, Enrique Riera told reporters that the country's constitution recognizes “the traditional family” consisting of...

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Thumbnail theologyofthebodycongress Redirection, not suppression: Congress unfolds St. John Paul II’s theology of the body

ONTARIO — The groundbreaking work of Catholic authors, theologians, a pope and a saint inspired the third annual Theology of the Body Congress...

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Thumbnail outside 20 of the supreme court in washington dc during the courts ruling in favor of legalizing gay marriage on june 26 2015 credit addie mena cna 6 26 15 Supreme Court to hear school's transgender bathroom case

Washington D.C., Oct 28, 2016 / 03:15 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Supreme Court has announced that it will hear a case on whether students identifying...

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Thumbnail praying credit andrey kuzmin shutterstock cna The need for a Catholic ministry to transgendered persons

Washington D.C., Feb 9, 2017 / 02:59 am (CNA).- Walt Heyer remembers the moment when he started desiring to be a girl. When he was just 4 years...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 264836348 The war on chastity

G.K. Chesterton got a lot of things right. Here’s one: “The moment sex ceases to be a servant it becomes a tyrant.” Evidence for the destructive...

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Thumbnail bathroom sign credit kristina sohappy via flickr cc by 20 cna 11 4 15 Thousands of students, parents ask Supreme Court to protect bathroom privacy

Washington D.C., Sep 28, 2016 / 04:37 pm (CNA).- More than 8,900 students, parents and school community members are asking the U.S. Supreme Court...

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Thumbnail couple credit goodluz via wwwshutterstockcom cna 1 18 16 Vatican wades into sex education for young people

Vatican City, Aug 24, 2016 / 05:09 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican recently rolled out a new sex education course designed to help parents and...

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