Pennsylvania Catholic college will not permit student gay-lesbian group
August 09, 2012
Despite pressure from an online petition drive, a Pennsylvania Catholic college is remaining firm in its resolve not to recognize a student LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered) group.
“If we are staying true to the teachings of the Catholic faith, it would be hypocritical to allow a club that would celebrate a LGBT lifestyle,” said Jerry Joyce, vice president for student affairs at DeSales University.
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- DeSales University (The Newman Guide)
Posted by: AgnesDay -
Aug. 09, 2012 12:27 PM ET USA
This is so encouraging. We ought to be keeping notes on which colleges to support and send our children and grandchildren.
Posted by: rpp -
Aug. 09, 2012 10:31 AM ET USA
This is good, wonderful! Such groups are only formed for people to engage in sex anyway.