Religion and Faith

News of LGBT and allied people of faith, and stories that show the ways in which people of faith interact with the LGBT community

VIDEO: Matthew Vines' "God and the Gay Christian" released today

The nation first met Matthew Vines when his speech about reconciling his identities as a gay man and dedicated Christian went viral. His new book, "God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships" is on sale as of today.

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GLAAD responds to Boy Scouts of America decision to revoke charter of gay-inclusive church

GLAAD responds to Boy Scouts of America decision to revoke charter of gay-inclusive church


39 Washington state legislators sign letter in support of gay Scoutmaster 

Seattle, WA, Monday, April 21, 2014 –GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, today responded to the Boy Scouts of America's (BSA) decision to revoke the charter of a Seattle-area church due to its continued support of an openly gay Scoutmaster.  

Matt Barber cries foul that "God and the Gay Christian" isn't anti-LGBT like he is

Matthew Vines has studied scripture and found that there is no basis for LGBT exclusion. Matt Barber attacks the publishing house that wants to create dialog about these issues.

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The rise of toxic terminology: Losing anti-LGBT movement turns to corrosive labeling

Far too many of the top anti-LGBT voices seem to be okay with (or even eager to) persuade our fellow citizens that we, a long-denied and discriminated against population that truly wants nothing more than our rightful place at the table, are a pervasive force rivaling any of history's worst.

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