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After-School Satan Clubs Has Hate Group Leader Seeing Red

Aug 4
Mat Staver, founder of the anti-LGBT hate group Liberty Cousel is finding out that "religious liberty" is a two-way street.

Pope: It's 'Terrible' Children Taught They Can Choose Gender

Aug 4
Pope Francis has lamented that children are being taught at school that gender can be a choice, adding that his predecessor, Benedict XVI has labeled current times "the epoch of sin against God the Creator."

Use of Grindr at Irish Seminary Prompts Archbishop to Transfer Trainee Priests

Aug 3
In the 1995 film "Jeffrey," Nathan Lane plays a showtune-loving New York gay priest who says "I'm a CATHOLIC priest. Historically, that falls somewhere between chorus boy and florist." It took a while, but that memo has finally reached Ireland.

Gay Music Director Can Continue Suit Against Catholic Church

Aug 1
A gay music director fired after he publicized his same-sex marriage engagement can continue his lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Chicago and the parish where he worked after a federal judge declined to dismiss the complaint.

Pope Francis Becomes Third Pontiff to Visit Auschwitz

Jul 31
Pope Francis paid an emotional visit Friday to the Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Poland.

Calif. Bill Would Prevent LGBT Discrimination at Religious Schools

By Darcy Costello | Jul 30
The conflict between religious freedom and gay rights has a new battleground - California's religious colleges and universities.

Shiite Tattoos Show Pride Amid Tension

By Hassan Ammar | Jul 30
Hamada Baytown is one of a growing number of Shiite Muslims in Lebanon who have inked themselves with Shiite religious and political symbols as a show of pride in their community since neighboring Syria's civil war broke out in 2011.

Trump Calls for Repeal of Religious Tax Exemption

By Michael d'Oliveira | Jul 28
During his acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last Thursday, Donald Trump again called for the repeal of the restrictions on tax-exempt religious organizations getting involved in politics.

Cologne Cathedral Hires Lawyer to Stop Pokeman Hunters

Jul 26
The Catholic Church has hired a lawyer to tackle a plague of "Pokemon Go" players invading Cologne Cathedral.

Emails: Group Asked Governor for Religious Objections Order

By Jeff Amy | Jul 22
Emails disclosed in a lawsuit over a blocked Mississippi law that protects religious objections to same-sex marriage show a Christian legal group asked Gov. Phil Bryant to institute the protections through an executive order in 2015.

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