Vatican Bars Same Sex Union Blessing, Says God ‘Can’t Bless Sin’The Vatican decreed Monday that the Catholic Church cannot bless same-sex unions since God “cannot bless sin.”
Pope Francis Becomes 1st Pontiff To Endorse Same-Sex Civil UnionsPope Francis became the first pontiff to endorse same-sex civil unions in comments for a documentary that premiered Wednesday, sparking cheers from gay Catholics and demands for clarification from conservatives, given the Vatican’s official teaching on the issue.
UC Study: Same-Sex Weddings Have Boosted Economy By $3.8B Over Past 5 YearsSame-sex weddings have been a boon for the wedding industry since being legalized nationally in 2015 -- and in the years since, it's boosted state and local economies by $3.8 billion.
Catholic School Counselor May Lose Job Over Her Same-Sex MarriageAn Indiana catholic school guidance counselor may lose her job of 15 years after officials learned she was married to another woman.
Man Claims Florist Refused To Serve His Same-Sex WeddingA same-sex couple in Indiana is claiming that a local florist refused to serve them and their upcoming wedding.
Couple In SCOTUS Cake Case: 'Shock And Disappointment' At Ruling"This has been going on for six years and to have it turn out this way was very disappointing."
Supreme Court Sides With Baker In Same-Sex Wedding Cake CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
Supreme Court Rules For Colorado Baker In Same-Sex Wedding Cake CaseThe Supreme Court ruled narrowly in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to bake a cake to celebrate the marriage of a same sex couple because of a religious objection.
Lawsuit Against Kentucky Anti-Gay Court Clerk Allowed To ProceedA federal appeals court says a gay couple's lawsuit seeking damages from a Kentucky county clerk who refused to issue them a marriage license can proceed.
Mexican President Proposes Legalizing Same-Sex MarriageMexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said he signed initiatives that would seek to add same-sex marriage provisions to Mexico's constitution and the national civil code.
Not Just North Carolina... Laws Aimed At LGBT Community Proposed In Dozens Of StatesLegislation deemed anti-LGBT has been proposed in states across the country to protect those who -- due to religious beliefs -- decline to employ or serve certain people.
Edgy Ad Featuring Romantic Same-Sex Kiss, Marriage Proposal Gets Mixed ReactionsA jewelry commercial featuring a lesbian couple kissing is getting praised by the LGBT community, and panned by others.
Vatican: Pope Privately Met With Gay CoupleThe Vatican on Friday distanced Pope Francis from Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk at the center of the U.S. gay marriage debate, saying she was one of dozens of people the pope greeted as he left Washington and that their encounter "should not be considered a form of support of her position."
Pope Francis Met With Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis During U.S. VisitA Kentucky clerk who went to jail for defying a federal court's orders to issue same-sex marriage licenses met briefly with the pope during his historic visit to the United States.
Kentucky County Clerk Who Denied Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Switches To RepublicanUntil Saturday, Kim Davis had been a lifelong Democrat but now she has changed her political affiliation to Republican.