Posts Tagged ‘Male and female he created them’

The church needs more dialogue Comments 0

Thursday, June 27th, 2019
Gender dialogue

Critics and supporters of the Vatican’s latest document on gender and sexuality may find little common ground on the issue, but they can agree on this: The church needs to further a dialogue about transgender individuals. “Male and Female He Created Them: Toward a Path of Dialogue on the Question of Gender Theory in Education,” Read more

5 transgender Catholics on the Vatican’s rejection of their gender identity Comments 0

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
transgender

When Colleen Fay of Mount Rainier, Maryland, came out as transgender 12 years ago to her parish music director, she was fired from her position on the choir. She later described feeling like she was in “doctrinal limbo” because there is no universal teaching on gender from the church. “I’m hurt by the Catholic Church Read more

Mixed response to Vatican gender ‘educational crisis’ guide Comments 0

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

The Vatican’s new gender education document “Male and female he created them” seeks to tackle what it calls “an educational crisis”. The Holy See’s Congregation for Catholic Education says the document is intended to help guide Catholic contributions to the ongoing debate about human sexuality and to address the challenges that emerge from gender ideology. Read more