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Could it soon be illegal for doctors to believe in male and female?

Feb 3, 2016

A current proposal by a federal agency has raised concerns that doctors may be punished for believing that there are... Read more

Nebraska's bishops call for reversal of transgender policy for schools sports

Jan 16, 2016

Nebraska’s Catholic bishops have called for the reversal of a new school athletics participation policy that would recognize gender identity,... Read more

Should biological males play girls' sports? Nebraska bishops weigh in

Jan 6, 2016

As the Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) weighs new protocol for transgender students’ participation in school activities, the Catholic bishops... Read more

A view of the facade of St. Peter's Basilica from the Vatican's Apostolic Palace, Feb. 14, 2015.

Vatican says 'no' to transsexual godparents amid Spain controversy

Sep 2, 2015

A media firestorm arose in Spain after a transsexual woman, who considers herself a man, asked to be the godfather... Read more

Pope Francis at the Wednesday General Audience in St Peter's Square on May 20, 2015.

The Pope's take on transgender issues? Accept the body God gave you

Jun 18, 2015

Pope Francis' new encyclical on the environment calls for men and women to acknowledge their bodies as a “gift” from... Read more