President Obama designates June as LGBT Pride month
Catholic World News - May 31, 2010
US President Barack Obama has issued a proclamation that June 2010 will be "Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month." The proclamation expresses "our commitment to the struggle for equal rights for LGBT Americans and to ending prejudice and injustice wherever it exists."
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our January expenses ($20,175 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!
Posted by: jeffrey.petrino4571 -
Jun. 01, 2010 5:37 AM ET USA
May the President of the United States of America renew our commitment to the struggle for equal rights for Christian Americans, including those of Catholic Faith, and to ending prejudice and injustice wherever it exists. May their right to worship freely include the right to believe in and adhere to the 10 Commandments and profess their belief in public to others. May their right to not believe in the marital union of other than a man and a woman be respected. May such marriages continue.
Posted by: Chestertonian -
May. 31, 2010 10:37 PM ET USA
So, when do we have the "Heterosexual, Traditional Marriage, Original Gender, and Chastity Pride" month? If they were being honest about it, they'd title it "Spitting in the eye of traditional morals pride", or perhaps "Perversion Pride". Whatever you call it, honoring LGBT is an attempt to clothe perversion in normality and respectability, but in truth, the emperor has no clothes. We must be brave and honest enough to declare it with no apologies. Truth requires none.
Posted by: wojo425627 -
May. 31, 2010 7:51 PM ET USA
This presidency continues to show exactly where it stands and that is as far away from truth as possible.