More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
Guest Post: Do We Need a Gay Church?
Editor's Note: This is a guest post written by Dr. Nacy Wilson,the elected Moderator (global leader) of Metropolitan Community Churches. She is only the second person, and the first woman, to serve in that role since MCC’s founding. Rev. Nancy is the spiritual leader and spokesperson for MCC, while also leading the Governing Board and Senior Leadership Team as we resource and support our local churches around the world. She currently serves on the board of the Global Justice Instituteas well as on the U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships.
By. Dr. Nancy Wilson
This month the United States Supreme Court will issue decisions on two cases critical to marriage equality. GLAAD is working with media outlets and couples around the country to push for marriage. Follow GLAAD for up to date news about the Supreme Court's decision at www.glaad.org/marriage