22nd March 2015
Republicans compare discriminating against gays to buying ethically-sourced meat 11
2:09 PM — Two Republican Members of Congress have compared businesses who want to discriminate against gays to a restaurant chain ethically sourcing meat.
21st March 2015
First female bishop won’t say if she wants to marry gay couples 35
12:21 PM — The Church of England's first female Bishop, Libby Lane, has refused to say whether she would be willing to marry same-sex couples.
Church warns about gays: ‘Remember Satan was the first to demand equal rights’ 19
11:43 AM — A church in Tennessee has put up a sign appearing to compare LGBT people to Satan.
20th March 2015
Pope accepts resignation of disgraced anti-gay Cardinal Keith O’Brien 83
6:46 PM — The Pope has formally accepted the resignation of Cardinal Keith O'Brien, after allegations he had engaged in 'inappropriate sexual conduct' with junior priests.
18th March 2015
Muslims will have to bake Prophet Mohammed cakes after ‘gay cake’ row, Christian Institute claims 170
5:09 PM — A lawyer has implied that if a bakery is prosecuted for refusing to bake a 'support gay marriage' cake, Muslims could be forced to bake images of the Prophet Mohammed.
15th March 2015
Coronation Street star: I get abuse for playing a gay vicar 13
12:57 PM — Coronation Street star Daniel Brocklebank has opened up about receiving harsh comments over his role as a gay vicar on the soap.
13th March 2015
US: Elton John speaks out against Georgia ‘religious freedom’ bill 11
11:31 AM — Elton John has spoken out against a proposed law in the US state of Georgia, which would give business owners a "license to discriminate" against gay people.
11th March 2015
New York church hit with violations for installing anti-gay sign without permission 65
8:16 PM — A notoriously homophobic church in New York has been hit with a number of violations - for erecting an anti-gay sign without a permit.
9th March 2015
Irish bishop equates homosexuality to Down’s syndrome 147
1:10 PM — An Irish bishop has compared homosexuality to Down's syndrome , while claiming it is not "what God intended".
4th March 2015
Church of Ireland split over DUP bill to permit anti-gay discrimination 28
6:13 PM — The Church of Ireland is split over a proposed bill in Northern Ireland that would allow people to discriminate against gays on the grounds of religion.
1st March 2015
Pioneering gay priest Malcolm Boyd dies aged 91 1
5:57 PM — Malcolm Boyd, a priest and early gay rights pioneer, has died aged 91.
TV host: I cured a man’s homosexuality by buying him baseball tickets 116
12:37 PM — A Christian TV host has claimed that he once convinced a man to renounce his homosexuality - by offering him baseball tickets.
27th February 2015
Dean of St Paul’s warns Church of England over ‘toxic’ views on gays 18
3:21 PM — The Dean of St Paul's Cathedral has warned the Church of England it is seen as "toxic or oppressive" due to ongoing disagreements about gay people.
25th February 2015
Former Archbishop issues ‘free speech’ warning over university’s plans to remove his picture 49
5:07 PM — The former Archbishop of Canterbury has issued a warning about free speech, over plans to remove a picture of him at King’s College London following pressure from LGBT campaigners.
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.
Archbishop of Canterbury: Who am I to judge gays for their sins, if they have sins? 73
6:34 PM — The Archbishop of Canterbury has claimed it is not up to him to judge gay people for their "sins".
22nd February 2015
Christian publisher cancels author’s book deal after he comes out 59
2:58 PM — A Christian book publisher has scrapped an author's book deal - after he came out as queer.
15th February 2015
Interfaith religious group urges Ireland to pass same-sex marriage 5
2:57 PM — Religious lobbying groups in Ireland have formed a coalition in support of same-sex marriage.
14th February 2015
Church of England to begin ‘conversations’ on sexuality 40
11:35 AM — The Church of England is set to begin a series of 'shared conversations' aimed at healing a split in the Church surrounding same-sex couples.
12th February 2015
Oklahoma House advances bill for ministers to refuse same-sex marriage 14
6:49 PM — The Oklahoma House approved legislation that protects ministers who refuse to officiate same sex marriage.