Miscellaneous Items of Interest to Courage Members
CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH: CONSIDERATIONS REGARDING PROPOSALS TO GIVE LEGAL RECOGNITION TO UNIONS BETWEEN HOMOSEXUAL PERSONS
Catholicism, Scholarship, & Fun! The Weblog of Fr. James Lloyd, CSP
Is it possible to set an ideal standard of behavior without becoming judgmental? Is it possible to be compassionate towards people without becoming permissive? Can Judaism help those individuals choosing to leave the homosexual lifestyle?
Want answers to these questions? You'll find them in this book by Arthur Goldberg, Co-Director of JONAH
Fr. Harvey's Comments on the Vatican Instruction on Seminary Admissions -- Posted in the Courage Newsletter 2006, Vol. 1
Homosexuality and the Catholic Church by Fr. John F. Harvey, O.S.F.S.
As the founder and director of the Courage and Encourage support groups, Fr. John Harvey is aware of the sensitive nature of homosexuality. With his extensive experience ministering to those with same-sex attraction, Fr. Harvey presents the Church’s teaching in an objective and pastorally-sensitive manner. Priests, religious, and laity alike will benefit from the many questions considered here including:
For the first time, the members of Courage step from the shadows of anonymity to face the camera. In this Portraits of Courage DVD which includes Part I - Into The Light and Part II - Cry of the Faithful, they reveal their struggles with homosexuality and the amazing grace of chastity within Courage.
Portraits of Courage DVD
This prayer book integrates poignant Sacred Scripture verses about courage and fortitude, the prayers of the Most Holy Rosary, and illustrations from the inspired artistry of the 19th century Catholic illustrator Gustave Doré. Perfect meditations for everyone who wants to pray and unite their sufferings with the sufferings of Christ.
The Suffering Servant’s Courage: A Scriptural Rosary
From Love, By Love, For Love - Fr. Michael Schmitz
Presented by Lighthouse Catholic Youth: Father Michael Schmitz tackles some of the most difficult topics in the Church today. With compassion, clarity, and humor, he shows that the Church's teachings on contraception and same-sex attraction are rooted in the yearnings for authentic love that is shared by all, who are made in the image and likeness of God.
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