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Christian Inclusivity

Scarier Than Westboro Baptist: Confronting Quiet Anti-Gay Rhetoric At Church

Rev. Emily C. Heath | Posted 02.27.2013 | Religion
Rev. Emily C. Heath

In the wake of the recent shooting in Newtown, the Westboro Baptist Church, perennial anti-gay provocateurs, reached a new low. The group announced th...

How LGBT Summer Camps Shaped My Faith

Nicole Greer | Posted 09.04.2012 | Religion
Nicole Greer

Not only did the camps allow attendees to feel safe being themselves, I found the environment to be a reaffirming sanctuary.

My Mother’s Gay Neighbors

Stan Duncan | Posted 08.07.2012 | Religion
Stan Duncan

When she finally passed away, I spent a day walking the street telling her neighbors what had happened and saying good bye to old friends. When I came to the home of the two men across from her, no one was there and the insides looked empty.

Faith Inspires: St. Luke In The Fields

Posted 03.02.2012 | Religion

Editor's note: Every week, HuffPost Religion shines a spotlight on religious people doing good work in their communities. If you would like to recomme...

What Happend When A Boy With A Disability Came To Church

Posted 02.16.2012 | Religion

Churches, synagogues, mosques and temples are places where people with disabilities might not expect to feel excluded, isolated or patronized, but tha...

Banned From The Table

Palmer Chinchen | Posted 02.06.2012 | Religion
Palmer Chinchen

Jesus loved to compare the kingdom of God to a dinner party, and everyone was invited; a scandalously open invitation. Jesus shares a story to illustrate the inclusive nature of his kingdom.

LGBT-Inclusive Christians Honor Frank Kameny's Fight For Gay Rights

Joseph Ward III | Posted 01.16.2012 | Religion
Joseph Ward III

Before the New York City riots at Stonewall Inn launched the gay civil rights movement, there was Dr. Frank Kameny.

Putting A Halt To The Religious Right's Anti-Gay Rhetoric

Joseph Ward III | Posted 12.21.2011 | Religion
Joseph Ward III

America's values are clear. Why then does the religious right continue to dominate the national conversation? It is time for us to put this nonsense to rest.

Can Christians Truly Be Inclusive?

Pastor Neil Christopher | Posted 09.22.2011 | Religion
Pastor Neil Christopher

There are certain churches that say they have become inclusive to LGBT christians, but at the same time the refuse protect them or exclude those who oppose the inclusivity or even attack them.