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.
What's 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.
For families of LGBT children, Deacon Jim Keeley hosts a monthly support group in his home. For more info contact Deacon Jim at 858.774.9917 or email him at email@example.com.
For other LGBT inquiries email us at LGBT@saintbrigidparish.org