Topic / Homosexuality

Trouble ahead for Pope’s World Families gathering in Ireland

The World Meeting of Families congress, scheduled to take place in Dublin in August with Pope Francis at the helm, faces competition from an alternative gathering organised by conservative Catholics. Outraged by the fact that an LGBT-friendly priest, Fr James Martin, above, has been invited to be a keynote speaker at the WMOF 2018, the […]

Did the Pope just ‘blow a hole into Catholic moral theology’?

When I read numerous reports at the weekend that Pope Francis had told a gay man, Juan Carlos Cruz, above, that ‘God made you that way and loves you as you are’ I immediately thought there would be trouble ahead. Big trouble. It wasn’t long in coming. The American Conservative‘s Rod Dreher wrote: If the […]

Lord Tebbit, 87, throws a wobbly over ‘sodomite’ dean

Former Conservative Party chairman Lord Tebbit, a vocal supporter of the Thatcher Government’s vile Section 28 which banned the ‘promotion’ of homosexuality in schools, said he won’t attend Sunday services at St Edmundsbury Cathedral in Bury Saint Edmunds anymore because its new dean, Rev Canon Joe Hawes, is gay. According to this report, the bigoted […]

In California Christians fear that Bibles could be banned

In passing legislation to combat quack ‘gay cure’ therapies, California may have made it illegal to sell Bibles. Christians are in full panic mode … again! An op-ed published by The National Catholic Register today said that after Assembly Bill 2943 passed the state assembly in April, Christian groups and religious-freedom advocates warned that the measure […]

Bishop blasted by Scottish secularists over BBC complaint

The Roman Catholic Bishop of Paisley, John Keenan, above, was accused yesterday by the Scottish Secular Society of ‘fabricating a ridiculous conspiracy that the BBC is seeking to oppress the Catholic Church’. The Society was reacting to reports that Keenan had sent a letter to the director of BBC Scotland, Donalda MacKinnon, outlining his concerns of […]

Pizza joint that offered to pray for its clients ceases trading

A sign in the window of Memories Pizza in Walkerton, Indiana, informed customers that the Christian owners – Kevin and Crystal O’Connor – would offer prayers for anyone who wanted them. The sign read: Every day before we open the store we gather and pray together. If there is something you would like us to […]

BBC homophobia video blasted for being offensive to Catholics

A video entitled ‘This is how homophobia feels in 2018, has been bashed by the Bishop of Paisley, John Keenan, for being ‘offensive to Catholics’. The video was posted on the Facebook page of BBC The Social, a project aimed at young adults and managed by BBC Scotland. In once scene it depicts a priest holding […]

Christian campaign to keep Trinidad’s buggery law fails

The efforts of gay activist Jason Jones, above, to have the buggery law in his native Trinidad and Tobago struck down resulted in an important court judgment this week that could affect other Caribbean countries that have anti-LGBT legislation. High Court judge Devindra Rampersad ruled in favour of Jones who mounted a legal challenge to […]

Deranged Christian suggests around 90% of men are gay

Dave Daubenmire, aka ‘Coach Dave’, spends most of his time ranting about a variety of issues he claims are destroying the fabric of American Society via his “Pass The Salt Live” webcasts. Last month  the former high school football coach was banging on about the “sissification” of young American men: Everywhere they go, [young men] […]

‘Ex-gay’ Christian threatens action against NI university

Core Issues Trust Director, Dr Mike Davidson, above, has vowed to lodge a complaint against a Northern Ireland university which recently refused to screen a ‘documentary’ advocating quack cures for homosexuality.  Writing for Christian Concern, Davidson said CIT intends to complain to Northern Ireland’s Equality Commission about the refusal of Queens University in Belfast to […]