Danielle Robb

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The Pope Francis Statement That Changed the Church on LGBT Issues

“If someone is gay and searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?” Two years ago Tuesday, Pope Francis uttered these words, sending …

LGBTQI

LGBT advocates call on Pope Francis to 'welcome us home'

For LGBT Catholics, Pope Francis' visit to the United States is an occasion defined by complicated emotions.<p>Devout worshippers are excited to glimpse …

Christianity

Pope preaches inclusion, so what's this mean for LGBT Catholics?

Pope Francis spoke to Congress on Thursday about inclusion and promoting the well-being of all.<p>"Let us treat others with the same passion and compassion with which we want to be treated." He said, "Let us seek for others the same possibilities which we seek for ourselves."<p>So is Francis giving some …

LGBTQI

LGBT Catholics Alarmed With Pope's Remarks About “Unjust Discrimination”

Pope Francis made the comments on Wednesday in the context of marriage, family, and religious liberty. LGBT Catholics said they believe the term “unjust discrimination” channels a specific history of antipathy toward gays and lesbians in the church.<p>In his first visit to the United States, Pope …

LGBTQI

An Endorsement of Nothing: When a Pope Betrays the Gay World With Kisses

These days there remains much buzz about Pope Francis I's meetings with Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis and his long time friend, Yayo Grassi. Davis is a vilified woman who, while not following U.S. law, actually adheres to the official teaching of the Church despite not being a Roman Catholic. …

LGBTQI

Vatican closes abuse probe promised by Pope Francis at Spanish school

ROME — A Vatican department has closed an inquiry into the alleged sexual abuse of a boy at an Opus Dei school in northern Spain, just weeks after a …

Corruption

Pope Francis in New Year message: 'Now's the time to end indifference'

During his New Year message Pope Francis has said it is time to end indifference<p>Welcoming the new year, Pope Francis said it's time to end indifference and what he calls "false neutrality" regarding the injustice, persecution, wars and misery in the world.<p>Celebrating Mass in Saint Peter's Basilica …

Christianity

Here's What to Expect From Pope Francis in 2016

<i>"Following Francis" is a monthly blog on the latest happenings of Pope Francis. It is prepared exclusively for The WorldPost by Sébastien Maillard, Vatican correspondent for La Croix, Rome.</i><p>ROME -- Predicting what issues Pope Francis will be taking up in the new year is hazardous. He is called the …

Divorce

LITTLE KNOWN POPE FRANCIS QUOTES

Bill Donohue comments on the Pope Francis that the media don’t want the public to know:<p><b></b>It’s great that the media have finally found a pope that they …

Christianity

A day she can’t remember; a date she’ll never forget

It has been just over four years since Shania Hutton crossed Riselaw Rd, on her way to buy lollies at the local dairy.<p>It was December 22, 2011 - a …

Chickens

Three NFL Teams Applied to Relocate to Los Angeles

Three U.S. football teams submitted applications on Monday night to the National Football League requesting to relocate their franchises to Los …

Football (U.S.)

Pope Francis Hails Good News Amid 'Torrent Of Misery' In The World In End-Of-Year Message

Pope Francis has urged the media to focus on more positive news stories to overcome the "torrent of misery, injustice and violence" in 2015.<p>In his …

Christianity