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Created Male and Female: An Open Letter from Religious Leaders

Author: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

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Gender Ideology Harms Children

Author: American College of Pediatricians

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Catholic Psychotherapy Association

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Gender Ideology Harms Children

The American College of Pediatricians urges healthcare professionals, educators and legislators to reject all policies that condition children to accept as normal a life of chemical and surgical impersonation of the opposite sex. Facts – not ideology – determine reality.

Author: American College of Pediatricians

September 2017

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Homosexuality and the Scientific Evidence

The authors of this site take a position based on "an objective, orthodox and extremely comprehensive 20+-year review - undertaken with a high level of integrity - of more than 10,000 scientific papers and publications on homosexuality."

Author: Whitehead, Dr. Neil and Briar

August 1 2016

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Invisible Victims: Delayed Onset Depression Among Adults with Same-Sex Parents

The relationship of elevated depression risk recently discovered among adult persons raised by same-sex parents with possible precipitating conditions in childhood has not previously been acknowledged. This study tests whether such inattention is supportable.

Author: Sullins, Ph.D., Fr. D. Paul

April 18 2016

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Invited to Courageous Love: Trailer

Courage International announces the release of "Invited to Courageous Love", a five-part series on the Catholic Church and Homosexuality.

Author: Courage International

August 4 2015

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Johns Hopkins Psychiatrist: Transgender is ‘Mental Disorder’; Sex Change ‘Biologically Impossible’

Dr. Paul R. McHugh, the former psychiatrist-in-chief for Johns Hopkins Hospital and its current Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry, said that transgenderism is a “mental disorder” that merits treatment, that sex change is “biologically impossible,” and that people who promote sexual reassignment surgery are collaborating with and promoting a mental disorder.

Author: Chapman, Michael W.

June 2 2015

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Life Issues, Medical Choices: Questions and Answers for Catholics

In this updated and expanded edition of Life Issues, Medical Choices, two noted bioethicists explore fundamental principles of Catholic thought—in accessible, easy-to-understand language—to help you make decisions about complex medical and life issues.

Author: Smith, Dr. Janet E. and Kaczor, Dr. Christopher

May 6 2016

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Living the Truth in Love Pastoral Approaches to Same-Sex Attraction

People who want to be instruments of Christ's love to those who experience same-sex attraction (SSA) seek guidance on how best to do so. They need to listen to the stories of those who experience SSA and the stories of those who have accompanied them on their journeys. They also need to ground their responses in a genuine Christian understanding of the human person and of human sexuality.

Author: Smith, Janet E. and Check, Fr. Paul

August 31 2015

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Professing faith, professing medicine: Physicians and the call to evangelize

This paper, originally an address to medical students, considers the role of Catholic physicians as evangelizers, those who spread the message and values of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Author: Bochanski, Fr. Philip G.

February 1 2014

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Providing Hope in the Midst of Despair: A Person-Centered Response to AIDS

Dr. Timothy Flanigan gives an inspirational presentation at the 2012 Courage Conference in Mt. St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, MD.

Author: Flanigan, Dr. Timothy

August 28 2012

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Same-sex attraction: Read this before you risk your credibility

Before addressing same-sex attraction again, read this extraordinarily apt, fascinating and incomparably convenient book.

Author: Mirus, Dr. Jeff

October 14 2015

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Same-Sex Attractions as a Symptom of a Broken Heart

Drawing on secular empirical research and the insights of mental health clinicians who adopt a Catholic anthropology, Dr. Lock looks at how the psychological sciences support the Catholic understanding of the human person and same-sex attraction. He examines how this research can be used to support various aspects of pastoral care.

Author: Lock, Dr. Timothy

August 11 2015

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Same-Sex Attractions in Youth and Their Right to Informed Consent

Youth have the right to be provided with accurate medical and psychological knowledge about homosexuality by pediatricians, mental health professionals, school counselors, educators and parents. Presently, well-organized attempts are under way to attempt to block youth from being given both the appropriate scientific knowledge, and informed consent about: same-sex attractions, gender identity disorder, transsexual issues, the psychological needs of a child for father and mother, and marriage.

Author: Fitzgibbons M.D., Rick

May 21 2012

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