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Leonard Wrigley
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Lenny Wrigley is an intern at the Family Equality Council, as well as a blogger, budding activist, native South Carolinian, former seminarian and proud gay evangelical Christian.

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Celebrating National Coming Out Day With Our Families (PHOTOS)

(27) Comments | Posted October 11, 2013 | 9:32 AM

National Coming Out Day is a time to celebrate the strength, courage and fortitude of individuals who "come out of the closet" as being different. While this annual event is widely perceived as the day on which people are supposed to decide to come out to friends and family, many...

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Awaiting the Fruits of the Pope's Southern Charm

(3) Comments | Posted August 1, 2013 | 4:54 PM

Within the past couple of months, the LGBT community has seen a wave of substantial progress. The largest ex-gay ministry came to an end, Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act was overturned, Proposition 8 was effectively shut down, and England accepted equal marriage rights for same-sex couples, just...

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The S&M of the Evangelical Church

(3) Comments | Posted June 24, 2013 | 7:34 PM

Bondage. Why is that a bad thing, some of you may ask? From the point of view of some gay men, and perhaps some women too, it may very well not be a bad thing at all. Whatever tickles your pickle, right?

But in the evangelical Pentecostal church in which...

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