Open letter to Pope Francis calls for consideration of LGBT homeless youth
In advance of Pope Francis' September visits to New York City and Philadelphia, Carl Siciliano has renewed his invitation to Pope Francis to hear from the youth of AFC how their parents' religious beliefs led to their abandonment and homelessness.
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Snapshots: 25th annual #GLAADAwards, Transgender Leadership Summit, and more
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Letter in New York Times calls for Pope Francis to end harm to LGBT youth
On Palm Sunday, an open letter appeared in the New York Times calling on Pope Francis to stop church teaching labeling being gay as "intrinsically disordered" and categorizing "homosexual conduct" as a sin, citing statistics and numerous stories about LGBT young people who have faced violence, parental rejection, homelessness and other devastating losses because of the teachings.