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Archbishop Thomas Wenski at the Pontifical North American College, May 10, 2012.

MLK should inspire response to 'gay marriage,' Miami archbishop says

May 10, 2012

The legacy of Martin Luther King and the American civil rights movement of the 1960s should inspire Catholics in their... Read more

Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan

Cardinal Dolan: Obama's 'gay marriage' support undermines society

May 10, 2012

By Michelle La Rosa

Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan is charging President Barack Obama with undermining the “very cornerstone of society” by supporting “gay marriage.”  Read more

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper speaking at a press conference in Denver, Colorado on May 2, 2012.

Colo. civil unions bill could revive in special session

May 10, 2012

A proposal to create civil unions died in the Colorado House on May 8 in the contentious final days of... Read more


Iowa diocese in talks with school over gay scholarship award

May 8, 2012

An Iowa Catholic school is being called to account for its role in a controversy involving a gay advocacy group's... Read more

Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster and Archbishop Peter Smith of Southwark at a press conference November 19, 2010.

UK archbishops explain their stand for authentic marriage

Mar 13, 2012

As the British government considers a proposal to institute same-sex “marriage,” the leaders of the Catholic Church in England and... Read more

Bishop Richard J. Malone of Portland, Maine.

Maine diocese will oppose 'gay marriage' ballot question

Mar 9, 2012

By Kevin J. Jones

While some media outlets have presented Bishop Richard Malone of Portland’s new pastoral letter on marriage as a sign the... Read more

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie

Hawaii lawsuit shows civil unions help redefine marriage

Mar 7, 2012

By Kevin J. Jones

A Hawaiian lawsuit asking a federal court to instate “gay marriage” shows that the recognition of same-sex domestic partnerships and... Read more