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Newsletter #11: deconstruction in Advent
Catholicism and conversion therapy: how I survived
Conversion therapy and Catholicism: a conversation with Christopher Dowling
Our Archdiocesan Synod's missed opportunities
Newsletter #10: a complicated Thanksgiving
Victims, Perpetrators, and the Perspective of the Church
Newsletter #9: My parents' friends who died of AIDS
What if McCarrick wasn't gay?
Newsletter #8: harming the poor by helping the poor
My diocese’s seminarians went through conversion therapy, and didn’t know it
Getting to the root of conversion therapy
Subscriber preview: ex-gay advocacy in the Catholic Church
Newsletter #7: Is it okay to be white?
ToB Catholics primed me to reject the Church’s approach to homosexuality
Christopher West, Jason Evert, and conversion therapy
Newsletter #6: Can reporters be "objective"
The State and the disobedient Christian
In Where Peter Is: Rethinking Religion in Professional Life
Newsletter #5: rewriting history
Newsletter #4: how spiritual manipulation works
In a pandemic, who gets to complain the loudest?
Gay Catholic Disclosure as Civil Disobedience
How can Catholics help the people of Afghanistan?
Newsletter #3: 'Merely entertaining' and Theology of the Body
The Conspiratorial Cardinal
Why remain Catholic: the talk
Are the criticisms of Simone Biles racist?
Newsletter #2: Catholics love fighting
Why remain Catholic?
In search of new orthodoxies
The Pillar Controversy: A List of Problems
Newsletter #1: Breaking Down the Church
A gay Catholic who loves the Extraordinary Form
Have I been blacklisted?
LGBTQ history: Catholic opposition to the Briggs Initiative
On shitty friendships
On Pride Purity
On Pride Purity
When masturbation isn’t about “inordinate sexual desire”
Clergy abuse, diocesan response, and moral duplicity
I’m a brown homeowner in a racially segregated city
Homosexuality and the clergy abuse crisis: an overview
Why Christian apologists give such bad advice
Gender and otherness
Catholicism needs trauma-informed approaches to sexual abuse
I was threatened because of my sexuality
Parish Priests, Stock Traders, and their Limited Moral Reasoning
Stop calling out homophobes
The CDF Moves Towards Affirming Same-Sex Relationships
Why your bishop didn’t read Aquinas
Why You Should Skip Mass
Why would canon lawyers support “preferred pronouns”?
Why Catholic arguments about trans persons don’t work
In what ways am I "conservative"?
Eating disorders, objective disorder, and gay in the Church
When the Liberals Come for the Church, and Changing Fears of Violence