3rd October 2014
God TV founder resigns over ‘moral failure’ 18
6:04 PM — The founder of Christian broadcasting network God TV has stepped down - over an undisclosed 'moral failure' in his private life.
Portugal: Gay Catholics to ask Pope Francis for ‘urgent change’ in attitude 5
12:47 PM — Gay members of the Catholic Church in Portugal are to ask the Vatican for an "urgent" change in attitude which will involve the integration of gay people in the parish communities.
Peter Tatchell warns bishops ‘time is running out’ to avoid being outed 69
12:07 PM — Peter Tatchell has repeated his threat to out Church of England bishops, warning them that "time is running out" to accept same-sex marriage.
London church holds one-day conference on same-sex marriage 2
10:57 AM — An community church in London has held a "successful" one-day conference on the possible affirmation of same-sex marriage.
2nd October 2014
US: Catholic college cancels ‘Milk’ screening over rainbow flag flyer concerns 6
12:42 PM — A screening of Harvey Milk biopic 'Milk' has been cancelled at the Catholic University of America after those in charge said a rainbow flag on the flyers for the event violated campus policy.
Texas Attorney General: I oppose equal marriage because I’ve had a wife for 33 years 33
10:50 AM — Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has claimed he opposes same-sex marriage because he's been married to his wife for 33 years.
1st October 2014
Archbishop of Canterbury cancels Lambeth Conference over gay clergy row 52
12:23 PM — Plans for the Anglican Communion's next Lambeth Conference have reportedly been scrapped amid fears of a boycott from African churches, over gay clergy.
Leading clergyman says leaflets comparing homosexuality to paedophilia are ‘frightening’ 6
12:19 PM — A vicar in Lancashire has condemned leaflets distributed during Preston pride which compare homosexuality to paedophilia, calling them "threatening and frightening."
30th September 2014
Nicky Morgan: Homophobic bullying in schools is ‘intolerable and we will stamp it out’ 20
3:49 PM — Equalities Minister Nicky Morgan, who voted against same-sex marriage, has spoken at the Tory Conference to say homophobic bullying in schools is "intolerable", and that the Government will do more to "stamp it out".
29th September 2014
Bishop of Manchester: The Church is capable of being on the right side of equality 18
4:20 PM — The Bishop of Manchester has said hailed the introduction of female Bishops, and added that the Church should come out "on the right side of equality".
US: Radio host who claimed gays are a crime against nature upset he’s labelled ‘anti-gay’ 15
3:37 PM — A radio host who called homosexuality a "crime against nature" has complained that he has been labelled anti-gay.
UK: 16% of people still think gay sex should be illegal 65
10:10 AM — Almost a sixth of British people think gay sex should be illegal, according to a new survey.
28th September 2014
Former Bishop of Winchester, who strongly opposed gay rights, dies aged 71 38
8:28 PM — Former Bishop of Winchester Michael Scott-Joynt, who strongly opposed LGBT rights in the House of Lords, has died age 71.
US: Louisiana church evicts Alcoholics Anonymous group, blames gay marriage 10
5:22 PM — A Louisiana church has blamed same-sex marriage for its decision to kick out an AA group.
US: Anti-gay Duck Dynasty star backs nephew in run for Congress 3
2:49 PM — Homophobic Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has voices support for his nephew, who is running for Congress.
Church in Wales to consider performing same-sex marriages 10
11:58 AM — The Church in Wales has launched a consultation to evaluate whether it should solemnise same-sex marriages.
Bishop of Buckingham: One in ten Church of England bishops are in the closet 7
11:34 AM — The Bishop of Buckingham has estimated that around one in ten Church of England Bishops are living in the closet.
27th September 2014
US: Catholic school ‘to review policies’ after firing lesbian teacher for getting pregnant 3
5:26 PM — A Detroit Catholic school is to review its policies, after it sparked a backlash by firing a teacher for expecting a child with her wife.
Christian B&B owner who turned away gay couple speaking at UKIP conference 427
4:11 PM — A Christian B&B owner who famously turned away a gay couple is claiming at UKIP conference that she was "punished for believing in marriage".
US: ‘Traditional marriage’ group funding campaigns to stop gay Republicans getting elected 6
2:14 PM — The National Organisation for Marriage is funding a campaign to block the election of the only openly gay Republican candidates - despite claiming to only oppose same-sex marriage.