‘I met another gay Asian guy who shared my love for fashion and makeup and felt so accepted.’
LGBT+ cleric Rev Irene Monroe says we cannot heal the world if we have not healed ourselves.
The UMC is about to split into pro-LGBT+ and anti-LGBT+ denominations – with individual churches getting to choose which one they stick with.
OPINION: Documentary maker Cherish Oteka on why she made her new film, Too Gay For God? and the Reverend Jide Macaulay
OPINION: Khakan Qureshi, a gay Muslim, says having a knowledge of Islam can help counter arguments against gay, bisexual and transgender rights
Catholic trans writer Jane Fae on the divisiveness of the Vatican document: ‘Careless words cost lives’
OPINION: I was taken aback by the hateful sign outside the Atlah World Missionary Church in Harlem, and it turns out the church has a very problematic past
‘Allah made me this way’: Schools need to embrace inclusion and diversity, writes Shamal Waraich
An open letter from Christian pastor John Pavlovitz to evangelicals intent on changing or lecturing gay, bisexual and trans communities
Does the Women’s March have an anti-Semitism problem?
Opinion: It’s known as the Pussy Church and it’s harmful
Among the bizarre self-published books on Amazon, this book may just take the cake
The evangelical preacher died at 99
Sam Blaylock suffered horrendous abuse growing up and now hopes to inspire others
As someone who believes God can do anything, Sam McKenzie says he has previously struggled with those who tell him he can’t pray away his gay
But how do they explain straight men masturbating?
Surely it’s not too much to expect LGBTI representation, especially if it’s expressly promised
Isla Whateley spent two months in NI learning about its LGBT community and how it interacts with religion and politics
Pat Gothman reflects on a teacher who inspired him to become an educator himself – and showed him the joy in having a partner
A medical text from 600BC describes bottoming and ‘men who devour the semen of other men’
‘I don’t believe Hurricane Harvey is God’s punishment for Houston electing a lesbian mayor. But that is more credible than climate change’
Read how she thought her life was over, but it was really just the beginning
Father Foreshew-Cain: There is ‘institutional homophobia’ within the Church of England
‘Queer Muslims are the objects of racism, homophobia, and Islamophobia. They are made to suffer for being LGBT and Muslim,’ says Dr Alberto Fernandez Carbajal
Did RuPaul’s Drag Race editors go too far in the editing of Valentina’s prayer?
His death has sparked outlandish rumors
Pope Francis makes friendly comments but his actions are a different story
Gay marriage helps gangsters, apparently
Christian Pastor says we don’t use Bible to understand sexual orientation for the same reasons we don’t use 2,000-year old medical books for health guidance
In Mexico, David Hudson is fascinated by the traditions associated with the annual ‘Dia de Muertos’