D.C. man represents LGBT Catholics in Panama

Equally Blessed at World Youth Day
Image credit: Lorena Arosemena Charles

A 31-year-old, gay Washington man and federal employee just returned from Panama City, Panama where he attended the 16th annual World Youth Day Jan. 22-27. The Roman Catholic Church-sponsored gathering, started by Pope John Paul II in 1985, is held every two-three years at various international locales.

Keith Hall, a member of Dignity Washington, a local LGBT Catholic church not recognized by the Vatican, went as part of a contingent of young professionals representing Equally Blessed, an umbrella organization that represents three LGBT-affirming Catholic groups — Call to Action, DignityUSA (Dignity Washington’s parent organization) and New Ways Ministry.

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