We Are All Witnesses

Third Sunday of Easter | | By Ed

As I reflect on my own journey of justice and being witness as a Catholic, while also being a part of the LGBTQ+ community, I notice that my “witnessing” is steeped in asking tough questions, having difficult conversations, holding myself and others accountable, and building community around me.

Live Fully As You Are

Ceara Hunsaker |

There’s a hundred different ways to deal with this, and that’s okay.

Let's Talk About the Gay Thing

Ceara Hunsaker |

I have to be willing to stick around and have some hard conversations.

By Our Wounds

Second Sunday of Easter, Sunday of Divine Mercy | | By Darby DeJarnette

Jesus came and stood in their midst
and said to them, “Peace be with you.”
When he had said this, he showed them his hands and his side.
The disciples rejoiced when they saw the Lord.

Witnesses of the Vigil Truth

Easter | | By Patrick Flores

When the Paschal light of the Easter Vigil comes to illuminate your life, what will you see?

Crucified in the Streets

Good Friday | | By Jacob Flores

So, on this Good Friday, I remind myself that it was amongst the suffering where you radically changed me and it is in the streets where I will see you again.

Whose Feet Will You Wash?

Holy Thursday | | By Patrick Weston

The Mass is full of order and sanctity. It can almost feel stuffy at times. Having people expose their bare feet and have them washed is the complete opposite of formal. As a result, I absolutely love it.

We, much like Jesus

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion | | By Zinzy Nev Geene

We, much like Jesus towards the end, are what some would call a security threat. Ripping the fabric of Biblical interpretation simply by being a person. A gateway drug to the end of an era. A little life taking shape against the backdrop of fading commandments.

Whoever Serves Me Must Follow Me

Fifth Sunday of Lent | | By Teresa

Too often we look to a vague, distant future when we talk about the end of marginalization and poverty, the inclusion of all in families and communities, and the installment of ways of living and being based on solidarity and love. The time to bring about this kingdom of God is now.

I Thought Gay Celibacy Was My Only Option - I Was Wrong

Patrick Flores |

Growing up gay in the Catholic Church I knew I had to follow the rules. Until I realized they didn't actually work.