February 2012

Why I Listen to the Pope

February 24, 2012

Posted on thetyee.ca, February 19, 2012 I’m a gay lapsed Catholic who’s moved on. Yet I allow Benedict XVI to bedevil me. Here’s why. By Daniel Gawthrop On January 9, Pope Benedict XVI made fresh headlines by declaring that gay marriage undermines “the future of humanity itself.” This statement went further than his earlier pronouncements […]


February 16, 2013 Daniel Gawthrop discusses Pope Benedict on CJAD 800 AM radio (Montreal) Daniel Gawthrop joins New York author Amanda Marcotte and host Todd van der Heyden for a “Viewpoints” discussion on the meaning of Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation, his overall legacy, and the social relevance of Roman Catholicism today. Interview part one and […]