Faith and Religion

New Ways Ministry relaunches #PopeSpeakOut campaign

Pope Francis is visiting Africa starting tomorrow, and New Ways Ministry is urging him to show his support for the LGBT population of Africa.

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October 15, 2015

Faith leaders and organizations celebrate #SpiritDay

Today, faith groups, churches, mosques, synagogues, small groups, and faith blogs, come together in a stand against bullying. Standing in solidarity with LGBT youth throughout the United States, faith groups celebrate #spiritday.

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September 25, 2015

VIDEO: "Not a Sin" introduces the stories of homeless LGBT youth of faith

"Not a Sin" is a short film that brings awareness to the violence against LGBT youth from religous teachings that lack acceptance.

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GLAAD op-ed to Pope: It's time to put 'Who am I to judge' into action

With the pope's visit to U.S. soil drawing nearer, GLAAD's Director of Programs writes on putting 'Who am I to judge?' into action.

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Reconciling faith and sexuality: GLAAD and Reconciling Ministries Network join in worship during Southern Stories Summer Tour

GLAAD is partnering with Reconciling Ministries Network in participating in a worship service during the North Georgia United Methodist Annual Conference.

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Join faith leaders to call for LGBT equality at the Texas state capitol

On Tuesday, clergy and faith leaders from across the state will gather at the Texas Capitol to issue calls – rooted in faith and Texas values – for an end to discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity or expression.

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March 14, 2014

Churches are losing a generation over poor treatment of LGBT people

A recent survey conducted by Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) shows that over the past ten years the number of Americans with no religious affiliations has more than doubled.

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February 27, 2014

Majority of religious Americans approve of marriage equality

A new study reveals that a majority of Americans who consider themselves religious, regardless of their religious denomination, support the right for LGBT Americans to marry the person they love.

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February 4, 2014

Mennonites consider ordination of first openly gay minister

Theda Good, an openly gay staff member and licensed as “pastor of nurture and fellowship”, at the First Mennonite Church of Denver, has been nominated to be ordained. If Theda Good and her supporters are successful, she will be the first openly gay person to be ordained by the Mennonite Church.

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November 25, 2013

Methodist minister punished for loving his son

A Methodist pastor who married his gay son remains defiant after being convicted of flouting church policy

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