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Seminary Cancels Talk by Priest Who Urges Dialogue with Gays

Seminary Cancels Talk by Priest Who Urges Dialogue with Gays

By Rachel Zoll | Sep 18
Citing a social media backlash, the seminary at the Catholic University of America has canceled a talk by a popular Jesuit priest whose latest book advocates for more compassion for gays within the church.

Ultra-Orthodox Lawmaker Resigns After Attending Gay Wedding

Ultra-Orthodox Lawmaker Resigns After Attending Gay Wedding

Sep 13
An ultra-Orthodox Jewish lawmaker from Israel's Shas party has resigned from parliament after he was criticized for participating in a gay wedding.

Pope Blasts Climate Skeptics, Cites 'Moral' Duty to Act

Pope Blasts Climate Skeptics, Cites 'Moral' Duty to Act

Sep 11
Pope Francis has sharply criticized climate change skeptics, saying history will judge those who failed to take the necessary decisions to curb heat-trapping emissions blamed for the warming of the Earth.

Watch: Kirk Cameron Claims Hurricanes are God's 'Punishment' or 'Love'

Watch: Kirk Cameron Claims Hurricanes are God's 'Punishment' or 'Love'

Sep 11
Kirk Cameron, the former child actor turned darling of the evangelical circuit, can now add religious weatherman to his growing CV.

Colombia Cooks Up Savory Welcome for Pope Francis

Colombia Cooks Up Savory Welcome for Pope Francis

By Christine Armario | Sep 7
When Pope Francis arrives in Colombia, he will be greeted with one of the nation's most emblematic dishes: the thick soup known as ajiaco.

Pope Francis: Civil Unions for Gay Couples Are OK

Pope Francis: Civil Unions for Gay Couples Are OK

By Brittany Ferrendi | Sep 6
In 'Politics and Society,' a book containing 12 printed conversations between Pope Francis and French Sociologist Dominique Wolton, the pope shared his feelings on marriage equality.

Survey: White Christians are Now a Minority of US Population

Survey: White Christians are Now a Minority of US Population

By Rachel Zoll | Sep 6
The share of Americans who identify as white and Christian has dropped below 50 percent, a transformation fueled by immigration and by growing numbers of people who reject organized religion altogether, according to a new survey released Wednesday.

Christian Radio Host Claims California Bill Will Force Workers to 'Bear False Witness'

Christian Radio Host Claims California Bill Will Force Workers to 'Bear False Witness'

Sep 5
Radio host Janet Mefferd has been on a roll that's over-the-top in its anti-LGBT sentiment even by her standards.

Trump to Nominate Ex-Diplomat Grenell as German Ambassador

Trump to Nominate Ex-Diplomat Grenell as German Ambassador

Sep 3
If confirmed, Richard Grenell would be the first openly LGBT ambassador for Trump.

Christian Leaders Respond to Evangelical Anti-LGBTQ Hate Manifesto

Christian Leaders Respond to Evangelical Anti-LGBTQ Hate Manifesto

Sep 1
An open letter, titled "Christians United" published in response to the hate paper is quickly gaining traction and has been signed by over 1,000 Christians from around the world within 24 hours of its publication.

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