Meet the women trying to break the Vatican glass ceiling

The role of women in the Catholic Church is being reassessed after a Synod held in October launched new proposals for churches and diocese across the world. But women weren’t allowed to vote in this Synod, and some are now not just asking for votes – they’re asking for shared ministry, or women’s ordination. You… Continue reading Meet the women trying to break the Vatican glass ceiling

Why LGBT Catholics want to change attitudes in Italy

Coming out can be challenging for young people across the globe – but in Italy many young Catholics are struggling with negative attitudes from both their communities and their churches. While some churches offer support for the LGBT community, others are still asking young people to see a psychologist or stop attending Church events. Sometimes… Continue reading Why LGBT Catholics want to change attitudes in Italy