In opposition to the UMC's official stance against marriage equality, clergy risk defrocking by marrying LGBT couples.
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
What happens when clergy support marrying same-sex couples, but not interfaith couples?
Following the passage of the Schools Success and Opportunity Act, anti-transgender organizations like the Pacific Justice Institute have fabricated stories in order to scare people into opposing fair treatment for transgender students.
The University Catholic Center at UCLA has produced a video for the "It Gets Better" campaign.
The Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) held it's first in a series of discussions to help those who are HIV positive reconnect with their spirituality for healthier living.
Anti-LGBT violence in Africa, an Oregon pastor's acceptance of his son, and LGBT people in Ecuador: LGBT Religion News Summary for 11/06
A summary of recent stories at the intersection of faith and LGBT life.