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Lesbian Church Worker Fired After Same-Sex Marriage Revealed

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 05.16.2014 | Religion

For nearly a year, Colleen Simon served as her local Catholic church's head of distribution of food to the hungry, a job she says she loved because it...

Anti-Gay Harlem Pastor Defends 'Stone Homos' Message

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 03.24.2014 | Religion

The pastor of an anti-gay church in New York City is coming out in defense of a billboard that contains the message "Jesus would stone homos." Ear...

The Great Christian and Homosexual Divide

Shane Jordan | Posted 04.23.2014 | Religion
Shane Jordan

Most people would agree that the point of Christianity is to be Christ-like. For anyone who doesn't know or who hasn't cracked open the Bible or history book for that matter, Jesus Christ was not a hater.

A Gay-Friendly Church Will 'Destroy' Children In 'Body And Soul And Spirit,' Pundit Claims

Posted 04.06.2013 | Gay Voices

The American Family Association's Bryan Fischer minced no words when asked about his stance on gay-friendly churches. Fischer, whose anti-gay rema...

Soul Seeing: A New Paradigm For Pro-Queer Faith Communities

John Russell Stanger | Posted 05.12.2013 | Religion
John Russell Stanger

Queer-loving congregations need a new posture rooted in mutuality, honoring both the queer people seeking faith communities and the congregations that will bless and be blessed by them. Serbian performance artist Marina Abramović offers a glimpse of this.

Do Gay Christians Still Need Their Own Church?

AP | RACHEL ZOLL | Posted 01.02.2013 | Los Angeles

-- On that Sunday in 1968 when Troy Perry borrowed a minister's robe and started a church for gays in his living room, the world was a very different...

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...

Torn by Justin Lee: Gay Evangelical Writes A Coming Out Story Your Conservative Grandmother Could Love

Lillian Daniel | Posted 01.19.2013 | Religion
Lillian Daniel

Lee is beyond charitable throughout his story. He's written a book that your Southern Baptist grandmother could read and then sigh at the end, "Well, bless his sweet heart."

Catholic Paper Sorry For Column Suggesting Same-Sex Attraction Devil's Work

Posted 01.03.2012 | Religion

A controversial column suggesting same-sex attraction was the work of the devil has been retracted from the country's oldest Catholic newspaper. Th...

'Rainbow' Church Offers Refuge For Gay Nigerians

The Guardian | Shyamantha Asokan in Lagos | Posted 06.26.2011 | World

When Ade's aunt learned he was gay, the then 16-year-old Nigerian was made to go through an exorcism to expel "the demon of homosexuality". "The pr...