24th April 2015
Pope ‘personally’ rejects France’s gay ambassador to the Vatican 115
11:51 AM — The Pope has personally met with France's proposed ambassador to the Vatican - to tell him his appointment will be blocked because he is gay.
21st April 2015
US: Catholic College refuses permission for drag show 12
12:59 PM — A private university in New York has turned down a student group's application to organise a drag show.
17th April 2015
San Francisco Catholics call on Pope to replace ‘intolerant’ Archbishop 5
10:50 AM — A group of Catholic leaders have written to Pope Francis asking him to remove Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone over his views on issues such as same-sex marriage.
15th April 2015
France ‘refusing to back down’ over sending gay ambassador to the Vatican 28
3:38 PM — France is refusing to back down over the selection of an ambassador - after nominating a gay man to go to Vatican City.
14th April 2015
Priest who blessed engagement ceremony encouraged to ‘continue gay outreach’ 2
2:57 PM — Church leaders have asked Father Mark Montebello to remain within Church teaching.
Iowa Governor supports school’s right to fire gay teacher 10
12:33 PM — Iowa Governor Terry Branstad said he supports a Catholic school's right to fire a teacher for being gay.
13th April 2015
Malta: Catholic priest blesses rings at gay engagement ceremony
2:03 PM — Pro-gay marriage priest Father Mark Montebello has gone against Church teachings.
10th April 2015
Students walk out of school that denied gay teacher a job 53
1:10 PM — A Catholic school in Des Moines, Iowa, turned down a substitute teacher's application for a full time job after learning he is gay.
8th April 2015
Catholic priest fired after Judas-themed ‘gay sex parties’ 13
6:23 PM — A Catholic priest has been fired in Italy - after throwing steamy gay orgies in which he'd ask men to re-enact the betrayal of Jesus by Judas.
4th April 2015
Archbishop of Armagh: Christians are being persecuted over marriage 87
11:40 AM — The Primate of All Ireland used his Holy Thursday Mass to talk about the "persecution" of Christians.
1st April 2015
Canada: Student appears at Human Rights Tribunal over Catholic school homophobia 8
2:48 PM — Christopher Karas says the school blocked his efforts to create a school society to support LGBT students.
23rd March 2015
Head of anti-gay Catholic group admits equal marriage ‘favourite to win’ in Irish referendum 12
5:51 PM — The founder of an anti-gay Catholic lobbying group has admitted that same-sex marriage is likely to pass an upcoming referendum in Ireland.
22nd March 2015
Priest who entered sham civil partnership reinstated by Catholic Church 23
3:56 PM — A Catholic priest who entered into a sham civil partnership with another man has been allowed to return to work.
18th March 2015
Susan Sarandon supports her nephew over his former teacher’s anti-gay comments 3
11:30 AM — The Rocky Horror Picture Show star offered her support to her gay nephew on Facebook.
15th March 2015
Sir Elton John to boycott Dolce & Gabbana after ‘traditional family’ comments 47
11:40 AM — Sir Elton John has announced he will snub fashion house Dolce & Gabbana - after the founders spoke out against same-sex families
14th March 2015
Gay fashion designers Dolce and Gabbana attack ‘non-traditional’ families 158
12:42 PM — Legendary fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have spoken out against same-sex families - despite being gay themselves.
5th March 2015
UKIP deputy leader: We want the votes of anti-gay marriage Catholics 31
1:29 PM — UKIP is the natural home for Catholic voters who are angry over same-sex marriage and other social reforms, deputy leader Paul Nuttall claims.
28th February 2015
Guinness to sponsor NY St Patrick’s Day parade despite gay boycott 6
2:40 PM — Guinness has signed back up to sponsor the St Patrick's Day parade in New York - after initially dropping out over a ban on gay groups.
25th February 2015
Catholic Bishop: ‘Gay people can marry… just not each other’ 37
3:31 PM — A Catholic Bishop from Ireland has said that there is nothing stopping gay people from getting married, as long as they don't marry each other.
23rd February 2015
Catholic priest had huge gay S&M porn collection, court hears
7:27 PM — A Catholic priest who is accused of molesting three boys had a large collection of gay porn, a court has heard.