Activism in the Archdiocese of San Francisco.
Holy Redeemer Parish (MHR) is now, and has been for
decades, an unapologetically gay parish They
have established facts on the ground. The
following document will show what that actually means.
outrages at Most Holy Redeemer are well known, ongoing, and
as we say, unapologetic. They are unapologetic because they
quite sincerely believe that what they are doing isn't
Holy Redeemer is not a Catholic church with gay members. It
is a gay spiritual institution that is willing to use
Catholicism, including the sacraments, just as far as they
can be made "inclusive" of the formative experience of the
parish, which is homosexuality, and no farther.
This section includes:
A chronology of events that have taken place over the past 25+ years at Most Holy Redeemer.
from the 2007 book "Gays and Grays: the story of the Gay
Community at Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church" by Donal
Godfrey, SJ, published by Lexington Press. This work is
vital for a proper understanding of the spiritual
orientation at MHR.
Photographs of events that have taken place at MHR's Ellard Hall.
Staff members, clerical and lay at Most Holy Redeemer.
Video of MHR at the 2005-2006 "Gay Pride Parade".
Video of MHR at the 2007 "Gay Pride Parade".
Video of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence hosting obscene bingo in MHR's Ellard Hall.
Audio of Fr. Donal Godfrey's "Gay Service" of April 29, 2007, broadcast worldwide on BBC radio.
Video of Archbishop George Niederauer giving Communion to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence at MHR.