The National Catholic Committee on Scouting released a non-committal statement about the new proposed policy of dropping the ban on gay scouts, but retaining it for gay scout leaders.
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One lesbian Presbyterian is ordained while another is rebuked. And several stories examine the support for marriage equality in Black and Latino faith communities.
More voices are speaking out about their experiences with JONAH, a so-called “ex-gay” program aimed at the Jewish community.
The General Assembly Permanent Judicial Commission of the Presbyterian Church (USA) today upheld the censure of Rev. Dr. Janie Spahr.
Recent statements and polling data have again demonstrated that the Roman Catholic hierarchy is completely out of tou
On Tuesday, February 7, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a district court ruling that California’s initiative repealing marriage equality (Proposition 8) is in violation of the federal Constitution.
The Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists (AWAB), the Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America (BPFNA),and the Alliance of Baptists have joined together to sponsor a campaign titled “Many voices, One Love” for marriage equality in North Carolina.
GLAAD commends the Washington post for profiling Pastor Coates and the important stand he has taken in support of LGBT equality.
Though the Northwest Arkansas Times has yet to formally announce a policy change, the paper is now devoting time and space in its opinion pages to local readers who are asking them to treat all loving and committed relationships equally.
There is no good reason religious people should oppose marriage equality.
Prevailing wisdom has it that the Black church is overwhelmingly negative on issues of justice for lesbian, gay, bise
"Jesus never talked about gays and lesbians, unless you’re putting words in his mouth… I’m tired of folks boxing God
This October, cities across the globe, professional sports leagues, major corporations, schools and hundreds of commu
After coming out in 1997, Mr.
Was it a snub or a misunderstanding?
Plenty of religious people endorse Referendum 74 – and they’re not all Unitarians.
Lilia Luciano delves into a nuanced discussion about homophobia in the Latino community, which strongly supports LGBT issues.