Statement on the Situation in Poland
LGBTI+ People of Faith Oppose Polish Proposal for “Reparative Therapy Clinics”
The European Forum of LGBT Christian Groups and Global Interfaith Network for People of All Sexes, Sexual Orientations, Gender Identities and Expression are deeply outraged to find that the Episcopal Conference of Poland, gathering all Roman Catholic bishops of that country, has issued a paper on 28 August 2020 which states the necessity to create “clinics to help people seeking to restore their […] natural sexual orientation.” They also deeply regret the Polish Government endorsing such a proposal, as Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki stated when he took questions from Radio Rodzina, quoted in the Polish newspaper Gazeta on 29 August 2020.
Statement on the Coronavirus Pandemic
Joint Statement from Organizations Working on Faith and SOGIESC Issues
The coronavirus pandemic is proving to be the most unprecedented contemporary crisis we have faced. Political, social, and religious leaders are needing to react very fast. They also need to make sure that their responses are comprehensive and take into account the needs of all people, including minority groups and the most marginalized people.
The Coniugio: A Catholic Perspective
This lecture was held by Cosimo Scordato introducing the workshop “The coniugio: a Catholic perspective” at the European Forum Annual Conference in Albano Laziale, Italy on May 11th, 2018.