News » Religion

1 thru 10 of 1403 Stories
Forget that Catholic Funeral if You're Married and Gay

Forget that Catholic Funeral if You're Married and Gay

Jun 23
In Illinois at least, the idea of the Catholic Church becoming a welcoming place for the LGBT community remains a remote concept.

Happy Pride! Pence to Help Anti-LGBT Group Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Friday

Happy Pride! Pence to Help Anti-LGBT Group Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Friday

By Nicholas Riccardi and Kristen Wyatt | Jun 23
Vice President Mike Pence's visit Friday to Colorado to celebrate the anniversary of Focus on the Family comes at a time of change for the religious right during the age of President Donald Trump.

Watch: Anti-Gay Preacher Not In On The Joke As He Gets Punked By Enthusiastic 'Follower'

Watch: Anti-Gay Preacher Not In On The Joke As He Gets Punked By Enthusiastic 'Follower'

Jun 22
"There's a lot of gayness going on here," said an anti-LGBT preacher on the grounds of the University of California in San Diego. Unbeknownst to him, there was a lot of comedy going on too.

Church of England Head Says It 'Colluded with' Sex Abuse of Young Men

Church of England Head Says It 'Colluded with' Sex Abuse of Young Men

Jun 22
The head of the Church of England has said that the institution "colluded" with and helped to hide the long-term sexual abuse of young men by one of its former bishops.

Germany Opens First LGBT-Friendly Mosque in Berlin

Germany Opens First LGBT-Friendly Mosque in Berlin

Jun 21
A liberal mosque where all Muslims can pray together - women and men, Sunni and Shiite, straight and gay - turned into reality Friday as dozens of people came together in Berlin to inaugurate a new house of prayer.

Russian Orthodox Church Leader Thinks Shaving is So Gay

Russian Orthodox Church Leader Thinks Shaving is So Gay

Jun 19
No one would ever accuse this Russian Orthodox Church offshoot official of ever following fashion trends.

Watch: Mormon Official Cuts Off 12-Year-Old Girl as She Comes Out in Church

Watch: Mormon Official Cuts Off 12-Year-Old Girl as She Comes Out in Church

Jun 19
A brave 12-year-old girl attempted to come out as gay in front of her Mormon church community last month but was cut off by a church official.

Indiana Christian School at Center of LGBT Voucher Debate

Indiana Christian School at Center of LGBT Voucher Debate

Jun 19
The Lighthouse Christian Academy promises to provide an exemplary education and service to God, but not for everyone. The school's brochure that it reserves the right to deny admission to LGBT students because their lifestyle is prohibited by the Bible.

Methodist Church Appoints First Non-Binary Transgender Clergy

Methodist Church Appoints First Non-Binary Transgender Clergy

By Tucker Berardi | Jun 17
M Barclay is transgender, queer, and uses they/them pronouns. They have also just been appointed as a deacon for the Northern Illinois conference last week.

Radio Host Blasts Pride Month: 'We Are All Not Children of God'

Radio Host Blasts Pride Month: 'We Are All Not Children of God'

Jun 15
To his credit, if you buy the whole "children of God" thing, would you want this guy for a brother?

1 thru 10 of 1403 Stories