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Nottingham's council house flies the LGBT flag for IDAHO (International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia) (PA)

Most people instinctively feel threatened by the postmodern redefinition of gender. Their instincts are correct

St Joseph's Regional Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey, said it was following guidelines from the US bishops' conference (Photo: PA)

The lawsuit comes amid fears that Catholic hospitals may be forced to carry out abortions and gender reassignment surgery

US District Court for the Northern District of Texas in Wichita Falls (Google)

The judge rejected the regulation because plantiffs would be forced to violate their religious beliefs

Members of the LGBT community hold placards during a protest rally in Bangalore, India (CNS)

The Church ‘has a big role to play’ in the pastoral care of the transgender community, according to the priest in charge of the outreach programme


The judge said the high profile issue of ‘transgender equality’ had stopped council workers from taking action

The ceremonial opening of a transgender bathroom at a high school in Seattle (AP)

ADF say the new law could force churches to ‘violate their core religious beliefs’

Bishop Mark Davies (Courtesy of the Diocese of Shrewsbury)

But Bishop Davies said Catholics must welcome people who had difficulty identifying with their biological sex

Gabriele Kuby, 2014 (Wikipedia, Derzsi Elekes Andor)

A play depicts a family campaigner as a zombie whose eyes are poked out. This is about more than one person’s good name

A Year 10 class at a London school (PA)

The study said ‘Generation Z’ were more likely than older generations to call themselves ‘conservative’ on marriage and gender