11/20/2013 06:48 am ET

Religious Leaders' Quotes On LGBT People, Gay Marriage, And Homosexuality

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"Who am I to judge a gay person of goodwill who seeks the Lord?" said Pope Francis, a statement that many other religious leaders would do well to pay attention to.

Some already have.

Check out our sometimes surprising roundup of religious leaders who have made positive statements about LGBT individuals here:

Statements On LGBT People From Faith Leaders