More on Sexual Orientation

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(Don’t) Come As You Are

We must stop telling LGBT youth they’re inherently unworthy of intimate relationship.

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Chairs v. Pews: A Church Undecided

My old church couldn’t agree on the small things, but we easily agreed to welcome all, regardless of sexual orientation.

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Who would God discriminate against?

The Employment Non-Discrimination Act would protect gay, lesbian and transgender Americans from workplace discrimination.

Most Republicans, evangelicals support ENDA

This Oct. 15, 2013, photo, shows a view of the U.S. Capitol building at dusk in Washington. With seven Republican … Continued

Christian lawyers in Kenya oppose transgender name change

NAIROBI, Kenya — A transgender person who has sued the government to be recognized as a woman is fighting a … Continued

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True ‘values voters’ don’t shame gay people

Christians must let people know that our faith perspective cannot partner with a message that brings harm to LGBT individuals.

When Catholic schools fire gay teachers, laity push back

RNS () — They taught English, gym, music and fifth grade, and are typically described as “beloved” by their students. … Continued

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Reading Pope Francis, seeing our own reflections

Let’s not miss the opportunity for seeing our faith in a new way by missing his point altogether.

NY state pastor among Methodists defying church law

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — The Rev. Steve Heiss presided at his first same-sex marriage ceremony in a field in upstate New … Continued

Interview: Desmond Tutu on gay rights, the Middle East and Pope Francis

RNS () — Retired Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for his fight against apartheid in … Continued