God Does Not Condemn Homosexuality

◼︎LGBT RIGHTS:◻︎GAY VIDEO OF THE WEEK This week I conclude a brief series that has looked at religion and LGBT issues. Today's final installment focuses on a new look at scripture as it concerns homosexuality and LGBT issues overall. This TED Talk expands on last week's analysis of Romans 1 and looks more broadly at … Continue reading God Does Not Condemn Homosexuality

Romans 1 Revisited

◼︎LGBT RIGHTS:◻︎GAY VIDEO OF THE WEEK This week I continue looking at religion and LGBT issues, today focusing on a new look at scripture as it concerns homosexuality. All the religions of the world are based on fundamental tenets that followers believe. These are embodied in texts such as the Bible or Quran, and are … Continue reading Romans 1 Revisited

Catholic & LGBT

◼︎LGBT RIGHTS:◻︎GAY VIDEO OF THE WEEK This week I continue looking at religion and LGBT issues, today focusing on the Catholic community. Of all the religions, the Catholic Church has perhaps been the most impacted by debate and controversy around homosexuality. In addition to its basic religious tenets concerning LGBT issues, there's also the ongoing … Continue reading Catholic & LGBT

Jewish & LGBT

◼︎LGBT RIGHTS:◻︎GAY VIDEO OF THE WEEK This week I continue looking at religion and LGBT issues, today focusing on the Jewish community. Jewish Voices for LGBT Rights https://youtu.be/sZtbe2FLWYY The Hidden Struggle of Queer Jewish Youth https://youtu.be/-NsfMpvUZ1g Jewish LGBTI Youth This video uses the initials LGBTI where the "I" may be unfamiliar. It stands for Intersex, … Continue reading Jewish & LGBT

Life After Westboro

◼︎LGBT RIGHTS:◻︎GAY VIDEO OF THE WEEK This week I continue a special series looking at religion and LGBT issues. Last week I looked in depth at Westboro Baptist Church in Topeka, Kansas, widely known for its singular focus on homosexuality — "God Hates Fags" — and its practice of picketing funerals across the country. The … Continue reading Life After Westboro

How Would Jesus Treat the Gay Couple Next Door?

◼︎LGBT RIGHTS:◻︎GAY VIDEO OF THE WEEK For the next few weeks, these Saturday videos will focus on religion and homosexuality. Today I present two short gay films from the collection I've curated on my website. Morning Announcements Morning announcements are read over the PA system at a Catholic high school following the suicide of the … Continue reading How Would Jesus Treat the Gay Couple Next Door?