Apollo Network
HomeProfilesApollo CloudForumsLibraryMy Account & SettingsMailbox
Vatican Meeting Continues to Turn Its Back on Accepting Gays

While the clergy leaders of the Roman Catholic Church met this week in the Vatican to discuss if gay people should be treated like people (a decision on which they could not quite make up their minds), a new Pew Poll showed some astonishing, you might say miraculous, views of younger US Catholics.

The poll revealed that of the US Catholics under thirty year of age 85% of them were accepting of gay people, and 80% of them were accepting of gays' rights to marriage. You just have to wonder what those old men in Rome are thinking about when they continue to hold on to traditionally, backward, and flat earth thinking. If they are concerned about their church, they should be looking at the future of their congregants. Ironically, the countries that have the largest Catholic population are moving to legalizing same sex marriage faster than traditional Protestant countries, with Spain having led the way.

Some have argued that since the end of the Age of Religion, secular governments have set the moral standard for society. Moreover, organized religions of all strips, have sought to push outdated agendas such as slavery in the 19th Century, segregation, in the 20th Century, and gays in all centuries.

If Christian leaders, of any faith, want to have future worshipers in their pews, they had best start showing some religious charity toward all people and get into the realities of current life.

Latest Articles

Active Forum Topics
Entertainment: American Apparel Ad campaign with Drag Queens... Oct 25, 2014
General: Is Obama Gay? Oct 25, 2014
Vintage and Historic Pictures: Gay Male Couples from the Past Oct 24, 2014
Jokes: ducks go to court Oct 22, 2014
Entertainment: Transparent Oct 20, 2014
Vintage and Historic Pictures: Grandpa was a homo Oct 18, 2014
Jokes: YouTube: Caught in Bed with Friend by Mom Oct 18, 2014
Gay Issues: Washing your dirty linen in public Oct 17, 2014
Memorials: Owen Thompson Novemeber 12, 1927 -July 2, 2014 Oct 16, 2014
Entertainment: Music Oct 16, 2014

Featured Men

  • tbearoh
    Ohio, US

    Minnesota, US

  • Teddy452
    New Jersey, US

    Florida, US

  • beadbud5000
    Florida, US

    Apeldoorn, NL

  • Corharris
    Oregon, US

    Florida, US
Today's Birthdays Online Newest Members

Current Poll
When looking for a mate, is the amount of hair a man has important to you?
Yes, I like lots of hair
Yes, I like a nice amount of hair up there.
Yes, but I like it neatly cropped
No, It's not something I think about.
I like balding men.
I like totally bald men.

About this Poll

Many men make a big todo about their own hair, or lack of hair. So we would like to know how important a potential mate's hair or lack thereof is to you. We have tried to make this poll as simple as possible, so please choose the answer that best suits you.

Current Results

Want to see the results to the current poll? Click Here

Previous Polls
Do you want to see the results for previous polls? If so, Click Here.

Copyright 1997-2014 Apolloworld LLC