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Equally Blessed
Coalition of faithful Catholics who support full equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people both in the church and in the world.
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Equally Blessed Dec 9
A few days before 's national conference in San Antonio, CTA Executive Director Zach Johnson, National Catholic Reporter correspondent Heidi Schlumpf, and others were interviewed on Texas Public Radio. Listen to their conversation:
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Equally Blessed Dec 8
Our pilgrim Meli Barber writes, "I am going to Panama because for too any years our light has been ignored, our quest for holiness dismissed, and our families have not been recognized."
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Equally Blessed Dec 7
"The closet in which so many lesbian, gay, and bisexual clergy and religious are forced is destructive. The culture of shame such exclusionary policies enforce harms the entire People of God."
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Equally Blessed Dec 6
Hey, allies -- need a crash course in gender identity, gender expression, sexual identity, and sexual orientation? We got your back!
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Equally Blessed Dec 5
.'s "comments reinforce negative and long-discredited stereotypes that have led to discrimination and violence against our community." -Marianne Duddy-Burke, Executive Director of , writing in
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Equally Blessed Dec 5
“It is very damaging and unsupported by the facts for the Pope to suggest that gay people are less able than others to commit themselves to religious and ministerial life, or that they are somehow a threat to the church and its members.”
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Equally Blessed Dec 3
"Now more than ever, though, I’m impatient. I want to know why we haven’t fixed this already, why this community that holds such authority cannot get past ancient prejudice and practice an active love we claim to center our lives around."
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DignityUSA Nov 30
Our prayers are with those living in and around the Anchorage, Alaska area - including our DignityUSA members, their families and friends - and all emergency response teams now responding following today's earthquake.
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Equally Blessed Dec 2
Our own pilgrim Breanna Mekuly asks, "What, specifically, does it mean for us to acknowledge that the LGBTQ community, too, is created in the image and likeness of a Loving Creator?"
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Equally Blessed Dec 1
Bondings 2.0, the official blog of , turned 7 this week. For many Catholics across the country, this is THE main source for news in the world. Congrats on your success, New Ways!
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NOH8 Campaign Dec 1
Remembrance. Celebration. Prevention. For the countless lives affected by HIV/AIDS across the globe, this is for you.
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Lambda Legal Dec 1
"We as the HIV/AIDS community assert that Black lives matter; no human being is illegal; health care, including comprehensive sexual & reproductive care, is a human right regardless of country of origin; love is love; & our existence is our resistance."
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Equally Blessed Nov 30
Since 2007 has tracked 80 Catholic church workers who lost their jobs after they were outed as gay or supportive of gays. In some cases they lost their jobs after harassment from the "Catholic alt-right." Read more:
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Equally Blessed Nov 29
Many writers still don't feel safe enough to come out. Jamie Manson did so 10 years ago, in her first column for :
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Equally Blessed Nov 28
Thank you for your generosity on ! However, we still have a ways to go before we reach our fundraising goal for our pilgrimage to create space NOW for people in the church. You can still donate at
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Equally Blessed Nov 27
We'd be remiss if we failed to mention our fabulous coalition partners on , each of which could benefit from your generosity! , , and all do great work on behalf of -- and they make our coalition strong.
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