Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis
Indianapolis Archbishop Charles C. Thompson's decree against Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School is temporarily suspended while the Vatican considers an appeal.
Joshua Payne-Elliott, a social studies teacher, worked at Cathedral High School in Indianapolis for 13 years. He was fired for getting married.
The Indiana religious school discriminates against LGBTQ people while receiving millions in taxpayer dollars.
Cathedral High School in Indianapolis said the “agonizing decision” to follow Archbishop Charles Thompson's mandate came after months of dialogue.
The Archdiocese of Indianapolis will no longer recognize Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School as Catholic after the school refused to fire a gay employee.