Gay Lobby Delivers Letter to Vatican Due to Growing Concern on Anti-LGBT Stance of Catholic Schools Across America

WASHINGTON – The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, today delivered a letter to the Vatican on behalf of 9 teachers who have lost their jobs at Catholics Schools for either being LGBT, or supporting an LGBT family member.

Last month, the Archdiocese of Cincinnati took anti-LGBT to a new level, calling not only for the firing of gay and lesbian school employees, but also citing support of the “homosexual lifestyle” as grounds for dismissal. More than 2,200 educators at 94 parochial schools in the archdiocese have been affected by this new contract.  In April 2014, HRC responded by delivering a petition signed by over 30,000 supporters of the Cincinnati Diocesan school teachers calling on Archbishop Schnurr to remove the discriminatory clause. 

Read more – http://www.therainbowtimesmass.com/2014/05/28/hrc-delivers-letter-vatican-due-growing-concern-anti-lgbt-stance-catholic-schools-across-america/

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