23rd January 2015
Archbishop who smeared dead gay Labour MP suffers heart attack 37
6:12 PM — The Catholic Archbishop of Glasgow, Philip Tartaglia - who was criticised for making offensive remarks about the late gay Labour MP David Cairns - has suffered a heart attack.
22nd January 2015
Catholics and Evangelicals join forces to ‘fight’ same-sex marriage 83
4:48 PM — US Catholic and Evangelical leaders are to publish a statement about the "threat" of same-sex marriage.
21st January 2015
Mike Huckabee to speak to Catholic gay ‘cure’ group 9
1:52 PM — Rumoured Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is to speak at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be ‘cured’.
18th January 2015
Italy: Mayor of Milan facing criminal charges for registering same-sex marriages 6
3:47 PM — The Mayor of Milan claims he is facing criminal charges, after he agreed to register a number of same-sex marriages carried out abroad.
14th January 2015
Fox host cancels speech for group that thinks homosexuality can be ‘cured’ 11
12:38 PM — Fox News anchor Bret Baier has pulled out of speaking at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be ‘cured’.
12th January 2015
Forrest Gump actor to speak for group that thinks homosexuality can be ‘cured’ 102
6:35 PM — Forrest Gump actor Gary Sinise is to speak at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be 'cured'.
9th January 2015
Dublin priest gets standing ovation after coming out during Mass 65
2:04 PM — A priest in Dublin received a standing ovation when he came out as gay during Mass.
7th January 2015
Archbishop tells employees they will be fired for supporting same-sex marriage 35
4:25 PM — The Archbishop of Miami has sent a letter to his employees telling them they could be fired for publicly supporting same-sex marriage.
Catholic deacon writes touching blog about his trans daughter 2
11:49 AM — A Catholic deacon in the US has written about being the supportive parent of a trans child
3rd January 2015
US: Court rejects lawsuit from firefighters ‘forced’ to drive truck in Pride parade 15
7:39 PM — The Rhode Island Supreme Court has rejected a case from two Catholic firefighters, who claim they were 'forced' to drive their fire engine in a Pride parade.
Irish archbishop speaks out against same-sex marriage ahead of referendum 99
2:54 PM — Ireland's most senior Catholic archbishop has spoken out against same-sex marriage, ahead of the country's referendum.
31st December 2014
Bishop urges Catholic Church to accept gay relationships 32
2:26 PM — A Belgium bishop says the Catholic Church should accept and recognise relationships between two people of the same sex.
16th December 2014
Gay teacher forced to put up crucifix under “fascist” laws 11
1:41 PM — An Italian teacher who removed a crucifix from his classroom has been forced to put it back up under "fascist" laws.
10th December 2014
Illinois music director suing church that fired him for getting engaged 4
12:22 PM — An Illinois music director is suing the Catholic church, after he was sacked for announcing his intention to marry his male partner.
9th December 2014
Canada: Catholic school reverses ban on gay rights project 5
10:51 AM — A Canadian Catholic school has reversed its decision to ban two girls from doing a project on gay rights.
3rd December 2014
Irish Catholic church: Voting for same-sex marriage will undermine society 34
6:37 PM — The Catholic church has distributed a 16-page document to parishes across Ireland 'briefing' against same-sex marriage ahead of next year's referendum.
28th November 2014
Ireland: Nine Catholic priests ‘spotted in gay bar’ 58
3:57 PM — New research has shed light on the "large gay scene" within the Irish Catholic Church.
Catholic school ‘bans’ pupils from doing project on gay rights 16
1:08 PM — A Catholic school has banned two 11-year-old girls from doing a class project on gay rights.
26th November 2014
Lesbian MEP presents the Pope with rainbow scarf 5
12:45 PM — The Vice President of the European Parliament has presented the Pope with a rainbow scarf.
17th November 2014
Catholic Cardinal ‘will refuse communion’ to politicians who voted for same-sex marriage 46
7:26 PM — Catholic cardinal Raymond Burke has said he would refuse communion to any politician who voted in favour of same-sex marriage.