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DignityUSA works for respect and justice for people of all sexual orientations, genders, and gender identities—especially gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, asexual and intersex persons—in the Catholic Church and the world through education, advocacy, and support.

Dignity USA Latest News

Washington, DC — July 15, 1998 — DignityUSA finds this week's advertising campaign supporting ex-gay ministries to be misleading and destructive, and not representative of Catholic teaching.Full-page newspaper advertisements appearing in the New York Times, the Washington Post and USA Today and paid for by conservative Christian groups say that homosexuals could change their sexual orientation by accepting God's love.
Washington, DC — July 15, 1998 — DignityUSA finds this week's advertising campaign supporting ex-gay ministries to be misleading and destructive, and not representative of Catholic teaching. Full-page newspaper advertisements appearing in the New York Times, the Washington Post and USA Today and paid for by conservative Christian groups say that homosexuals could change their sexual orientation by accepting God's love.
Washington, DC -- July 1, 1998 -- DignityUSA is very concerned by the latest efforts of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops (NCCB) and its Committee on Marriage and Family Life to dilute the message and spirit of Always Our Children: A Pastoral Message to Parents of Homosexual Children and Suggestions for Pastoral Ministers.
On 3-28-98 AMERICA magazine published an article by Eric Stoltz, entitled "Notes From A Community — Catholic and Gay". DignityUSA President responded to the article. An edited version of this letter appears in the April 18, 1998, edition of AMERICA. April 2, 1998 America 106 West 56th St. New York, NY 10019 [email protected]
Washington, DC — March 9, 1998 — DignityUSA agrees with the conclusion of the Southern Poverty Law Center's report "The Year in Hate" — hate crimes are on the rise and are reaching new heights.

Upcoming Events

  • Intergenerational Faith Sharing Event

    Join us June 3 at 8pm ET/5pm PT for a special faith sharing event, featuring speakers from our Dignity Young Adults, Aging with Dignity and Women of Dignity groups. Don't miss this opportunity to hear the faith and identity journeys and share with Dignity members across generations. Registration is required.


    June 3, 2024
    8:00pm

  • Preregistration for DignityUSA's 2025 Conference

    Preregistration for Conference 2025 is now open! With a deposit of $100.00, you can secure your spot AND get a discount off the registration cost. The conference will be held July 4-6, 2025 at Embassy Suites in Dublin, Ohio.


    July 4, 2025 to July 6, 2025
    8:00am