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LGBT Groups Against ENDA's Religious Exemption

(Excerpt from a June 19 article from PrideSource)

The pro-LGBT Catholic group Equally Blessed, which includes Dignity/USA, New Ways Ministry and Chicago-based Call to Action, among others, wrote (on September 16, 2013) to senators in support of ENDA but at the same time, the coalition raised concerns about any religious exemptions.

Cordileone Defends Marriage March Speech

(Excerpt from Bay Area News article, June 19, 2014)

On Tuesday, local Catholic and faith community leaders delivered about 30,000 petitions to the San Francisco Archdiocese, urging Cordileone to cancel his speaking engagement.

Last weekend, local members of the grassroots group Equally Blessed handed out fliers in front of LGBT-friendly Catholic churches in San Francisco, alerting parishioners to the controversy and urging them to contact the archdiocese.

LGBT Catholics share their stories at World Youth Day

Equally Blessed, a coalition of four Catholic organizations is sponsoring six young Roman Catholics are on their way to the church’s World Youth Day in Rio de Janiero. Their message: that the church must treat lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people with respect and advocate them.

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