Posts Tagged ‘Gays and lesbians’

New bishop of San Francisco draws support, concern Comments 0

Friday, October 5th, 2012

The installation of Salvatore Joseph Cordileone on Thursday as the new archbishop of San Francisco has drawn support and concern, according to an Associated Press report. Cordileone, a native Californian who served as bishop of Oakland for the last three-and-a-half years, is known to be a fierce defender of the Catholic Church’s positions on homosexuality Read more

Gay, lesbian Catholics worry over new San Francisco prelate Comments 0

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Gay and lesbian Catholics in San Francisco are worried that that they will be marginalized with the appointment of Archbishop-designate Salvatore Cordileone Reports dubbed the pope’s appointment of Cordileone as the “Bombshell by the Bay.” The incoming prelate of the city that thrust same-sex marriage onto the national stage has decried the “contraceptive mentality” of Read more