Category Archives: Pastoral Care

Let it happen to me as you have said

FROM OUTSIDE THE CLOSET. COMMENTARY ON THE GOSPEL OF SAINT LUKE 1, 26-38. FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT. Let it happen to Me as You have said English / Spanish They say that LGBTIQ + people, especially boys, have a unique … Continue reading

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The Gospel from Out of the Closet

English / Spanish Ichthys Cristianos Inclusivos de Sevilla weekly shares a reflection in Spanish of one of its members considering the Sunday reading of the Gospel of the Week. The Doubt is for Queers – Based on the Gospel of … Continue reading

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Online Reflections

English New Ways Ministry: Wilderness Journeys / LGBTQ Lenten Reflections – Weekly. Call to Action: Lenten Reflections – Weekly We are Church Ireland: Reflections and preachings souce – Daily. Vine & Fig: Weekly Podcast with LGBT+ Catholic Witnessing Español Ichthys … Continue reading

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Catholic Parents´ Groups of LGBT+ People

Did you know that there are more than twenty Catholic parents´groups of LGBT+ people? Here you can find a sample list of those who are GNRC members or allies worldwide: 3 Volti Genitori (Italy): Sponsored by “La Tienda de Gionata”, … Continue reading

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‘And the truth shall set you free’: Dignity’s Gift to the World

“ ‘And the truth shall set you free’: Dignity’s Gift to the World” Dignity 50th Anniversary Author: Mary E. Hunt Friday, July 5, 2019, Chicago English / Español / French / Italiano / Portugues Good afternoon. Let us take a … Continue reading

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Second Assembly Opening Speech

Church Can Change: Catholics for LGBT Equality By Michael Brinkschröder at the 2nd Assembly of the GNRC. November 30th 2017 in Dachau (Germany). Chinese / English / Español / Française / German / Italiano / Portugues Dear siblings from all over the world, We just met Karl Heinrich … Continue reading

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Our Identity, Our Community: The Chronicle of a Name

The sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. (John 10:3) Chinese / English / Español / Française / Italiano / Portugues As our Network continues its development and construction we have … Continue reading

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Gay Catholics in mainland China

Eros Shaw’s experience and others Chinese / English / Español / Française / Italiano / Portugues This introductory article has been our intention since we began planning for this book. This chronology of events leading to this publication is a … Continue reading

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The Birth and Living of a LGBTI Pastoral Care Group: Padis+ Chile

Those who sow with tears will reap with songs of  joy (Psalm 126,5) English / Español / Italiano By Fr. Pedro Labrin SJ – Padis+ Chile. This testimony was originally presented at the Ways of Love Conference in Rome (October 2015). Padis+ (Sexual … Continue reading

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Transgender and Intersex people are invited to the table of the Church

The unique and rich gifts of LGBTI people for the Church comes from the diversity of Sexual Orientations as well as Gender Identity. English / Español / Française / Italiano / Portugues Transgender (T) and intersex (I) persons, same as lesbians (L), gays (G) and … Continue reading

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