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God and Gays

WATCH: Dad's Homosexuality Blamed For Son's Tragic Death

OWN | Posted 06.20.2013 | OWN

Jerry, a man married for more than two decades and a father of two, spent years fighting his attraction to other men. He listened to tapes from "ex-ga...

WATCH: Man Who Touted 'Cure' For Homosexuality Now Has A New Message

OWN | Posted 06.13.2013 | OWN

For almost 40 years, the group called Exodus International, widely considered one of the world's largest "ex-gay" organizations, claimed to offer a "c...

Does God Want This Man To Stop Being So Effeminate?

John Shore | Posted 06.25.2013 | Religion
John Shore

Unless you must for your own safety, don't change. I don't know a lot about a lot, but I guarantee you that God is more than OK with you being the entirety of the person you are -- which is to say the entirety of the person God created you to be

'Am I Seeking the Truth Because I Want to Justify My Sin?'

John Shore | Posted 08.20.2011 | Religion
John Shore

There's Christianity, which is supposed to be founded on the unconditional love of God, breaking and tearing apart a heart. Shredding someone's sense of worth. Devastating her confidence.

Come Out Of The Woods, Christian Soldiers: World War Gay Has Ended

John Shore | Posted 08.14.2011 | Religion
John Shore

The bottom line on the whole gay/Christianity issue is that, in an astonishingly short period of time, we have reached Ye Oldyee Tipping Poiynte.

The Bible Supports Same-Gender Marriage

Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards | Posted 07.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards

Progressives of faith need not flee from the Bible in order to stand up for the beauty, truth and goodness of love. God is giving us this job to do. We sin when we shirk it.

The Real Reason Christians (And Others) Get So Crazy About Gays

John Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Shore

It's time to realize that when it comes to men loving men and women loving women, straight people have nothing -- nothing -- to fear but fear itself.

Christians: With Gay Relationships, Drawing the Line is Impossible

John Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Shore

Christians don't at all mind love between two men. Christians really mind sexual love between two men.

'Just Resist The Temptation': The Anti-Love Approach To Homosexuality

John Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Shore

When you tell a gay person to "resist" being gay, what you are really telling them -- what you really mean -- is for them to be celibate. What you are actually saying is that you want them to condemn themselves to a life devoid of love.

Christians: When It Comes to Homosexuality, Man Up

John Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Shore

Virtually all other behaviors Christians typically consider sinful can be readily understood as objectively and clearly wrong without any reference to the Bible.