The following is a statement from Francis DeBernardo, Executive Director, New Ways Ministry with links to the Vatican text.
The document, which is intended to guide Catholic educators, has been denounced by LGBT rights advocates
In a historic meeting that took place today in the Vatican City, global LGBTI leaders and the Roman Catholic Church have met as an unequivocal call was made to take action in the face of violence, discrimination and criminalisation against LGBTI people.
Human rights lawyers and gay rights advocates urged the Vatican on Friday to issue a clear and unequivocal statement against the criminalization of homosexuality.
Pope Francis again has opined about homosexuality in a seemingly positive, but still ambiguous, manner during a recent interview.
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THE GLOBAL NETWORK of Rainbow Catholics (GNRC) says it is “deeply dismayed and disappointed” after receiving no response in its requests to be part of the World Meeting of Families.