Protestant, Buddhist, Won-Buddhist, and Catholic priests participated to talk about discrimination, aversion, and equality within each religion.
Some shouting “Liberty, Equality, Paternity” — a play on the national French motto — marchers argued that the bill deprives children of the right to a father.
The head of the French bishops conference suggested Catholics had a duty to protest. The far-right National Rally has said the issue should be put to a referendum.
The country is forever caught between tradition and innovation, universalism and individual rights.
Two separate LGBTQ rallies were held in Toronto's Village neighbourhood, one promoting unity was held in response to another planned march organized by what many believe is an anti-LGBTQ2 Christian group.
Pope Francis met one on one with American Jesuit priest James Martin at the Vatican on Monday (Sept. 30) to discuss LGBTQ Catholics, a move some advocates say is a signal of support for a priest who has come under fire for calling on Catholics to be more compassionate to LGBTQ people.
In South Korea, being LGBTQ is often seen as a disability or a mental illness, or by powerful conservative churches as a sin.
I’d like to apologize to the whole of Europe for the fact that scenes like this are happening here in the heart of Europe. That attitudes like this are making a comeback in Poland. I don’t understand it and I cannot accept it.
Research on how asylum seekers benefitted from being supported by an organisation that also connected with their identity as a person of faith.
In predominantly Catholic Slovakia, some in the LGBT community face trying to reconcile their sexuality with their Christian faith, and the political class is not helping.
Government, legislature agree new criminal code: Jail terms for sex outside marriage; insulting president. Critics say new code is “extremely regressive”. Advocates say it reflects Indonesia’s religious piety
Organizers are demanding the university condemn homophobic rhetoric on campus, allow LGBTQ events on campus and promote dialogue between students and faculty members