Catholic Culture News
Catholic Culture News
Catholic World News

Uruguay’s bishops split on law to protect transgender rights

August 02, 2019

» Continue to this story on Crux

CWN Editor's Note: As Uruguay approaches a national referendum on the rights of transgender persons, the country’s Catholic bishops are divided on the issue. Cardinal Daniel Sturla of Montevideo says that while he objects to the gender ideology encoded in law, he supports measures to “repair the situations of discrimination transsexuals have suffered.”

The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.


For all current news, visit our News home page.

Sound Off! supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a current donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

Show 1 Comments? (Hidden)Hide Comments
  • Posted by: Randal Mandock - Aug. 02, 2019 3:32 PM ET USA

    As I read the cited article, political correctness, moral relativism, and indecisive leadership are crippling the Uruguayan episcopate. What type of example is that for a shepherd to set?