While varying from diocese to diocese, the Church also provides pastoral care for LGBT Catholics through a variety of official and unofficial channels.
One should not see this as discrimination, but only the recognition of an objective absence of the requisites that by their nature are necessary to assume the ecclesial responsibility of being a godparent. And they've done the same thing here. Views Read Edit View history. The Life of Cardinal Innocenzo del Monte: Retrieved 20 July Retrieved 23 July The existence of gay bishops is a matter of historical record.
The Life of Cardinal Innocenzo del Monte: This includes at the National Shrine in Washington,   and during mass at St. Retrieved 12 March There are groups, individuals, and ministries who support the Church's teaching, although LGBT activists and supporters around the world have protested against Church policy. A Scandal in ScarletLewiston, N. Natural law Catholic ethics Personalism Social teaching Philosophers.