U.S. Catholic Groups To Hold Vigils At Cathedrals

Jim Burroway

December 10th, 2008

Three Catholic groups which support LGBT equality have announced plans to hold vigils in five U.S. cities today to call attention to the Vatican’s opposition to a U.N. resolution calling for the decriminalization of homosexuality. DignityUSA, New Ways Ministry, and Call To Action will hold vigils in the following locations:


Boston, MA
6:30 PM Eastern Time
Holy Cross Cathedral
1400 Washington Street
Boston, MA
Contact: Rocco Pigneri, 617-421-1915, dignityinfo@dignityboston.org
Click here for directions.

Dallas, TX
5:30 PM Central Time
Cathedral Guadalupe
2215 Ross Avenue
Dallas, TX
Contact: Jon Garinn, 214-621-9530, garinns@sbcglobal.net
Click here for directions.

New York, NY
12:30 – 1:30 PM Eastern Time
Fifth Avenue & 51st Street (in front of St. Patrick’s Cathedral)
New York, NY
Contact: Jeff Stone, 646-418-7039, jefastone@aol.com

San Francisco, CA
5:00 – 7:00 PM Pacific Time
Pink Triangle Memorial Park
Castro & Market (near the northwest corner)
San Francisco, CA
Contacts: Jim McGarry or Kathy Curran, kathycurran@yahoo.com

Seattle, WA
4:45 – 5:30 PM Pacific Time
St. James Cathedral
804 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA
Contact: Leo N. Egashira, 206-723-4759, legashira@yahoo.com
Click here for directions.

[Hat tip: Towleroad]

Oscar Thibidoux

December 11th, 2008

I hope this works. I’m a hetrosexual. However, I still believe that the Church is in the “Dark Ages.”

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