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Christians and Homosexuality

To Secretly Gay-Affirming Pastors of Conservative Churches

John Shore | Posted 06.14.2014 | Religion
John Shore

I have a pastor friend who is now stuck leading a huge church from which he would be fired the moment he so much as intimated that he was thinking about changing his position on the gay issue.

Christian College Professor: 'Am I A Traitor To The LGBT Cause?'

John Shore | Posted 09.29.2012 | Religion
John Shore

"I'm serious about being a Christian and have grown to fully support LGBT folks in the church. I'm also a professor at a Christian College that requires each annual contract renewal to include reaffirmation of a denominational statement declaring same sex relationships morally illegitimate."

Christians Can Change Their Minds On Homosexuality. I Know, Because I Did.

Religion News Service | Shari Johnson | Posted 06.14.2012 | Religion

(RNS) When President Obama announced his support of same-sex marriage, I was thrilled. But I also was filled with a sense of dread about the maelstrom...

Just Follow Jesus: Interview With Christian Singer Derek Webb

Chris Stedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Chris Stedman

Given his willingness to reach across dividing lines, I asked Derek Webb about his religious identity and how it relates to his work and his positions on issues relating to LGBT people, Muslims and atheists.

What Would Jesus Do If Invited to a Gay Wedding?

John Shore | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Shore

I've recently been invited to a couple of gay weddings. So -- what with being Christian and all -- I asked myself the famous question, "What would Jesus do?"

Christians: No Fair Heeding Paul on Gays, But Not Jesus on Wealth

John Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Shore

How can any Christian take what Paul said about homosexuality literally, and at the same time ignore or seriously waffle on what Jesus Christ said about money?