What is the Church saying?
During October, 2018 the synod of bishops focused on young adults met. Young adult delegates have largely urged church leaders to be more welcoming to LGBT people and their families. Cardinal Blase Cupich from the archdiocese of Chicago, handpicked by Pope Francis to attend the synod responded “We have to make sure that we don’t put obstacles in the face of God’s grace. We take people where they are, walking with them, moving forward,” Click here to read the full article.
Click here to read Deacon Chris's Clergy Corner article related to ministering to LGBT individuals.
What is happening in the local community?
Our LGBT Ministry here at St. B's is part of a diocesan wide effort to support both men, women and their families in their journey. We prayerfully accompany, support and pray for those we serve, and connect them with resources in the community. LGBT Parent Group meets periodically. Call Deacon Jim at 858-774-9917 for more information.
For other LGBT inquiries email us at LGBT@saintbrigidparish.org