lgbt mormons

Religion
The church's relaunched LGBTQ website attempts to be loving and inclusive but fails in the most terrible ways.
Queer Voices
My world was full of people who weren't shy about telling me how to live my life -- and on any given day, I couldn't be Mormon enough for my Latter-day Saint family and friends, and I couldn't be gay enough for my LGBT community. I felt like a man with a foot in two worlds, but I didn't fully belong in either. No matter which one I chose, I still lost part of myself.
Religion
Let's consider BYU's likely exclusion from the Big 12 another tug on the sleeve of church leadership. Appealing to the moral goodness of our leadership to become more Christlike and change the anti-LGBT policy hasn't worked. Perhaps this will.
Queer Voices
Since November of last year, when the church announced a policy that mandates church discipline (the process that leads to excommunication) for LGBT individuals in same-sex marriages and bars their children from baptism, church leadership has engaged in a consistent drumbeat of bigoted messages aimed at the LGBT community.
Religion
Today, a conversation between Mette Ivie Harrison and Kendall Wilcox, cofounder with Erika Munson of Mormons Building Bridges.
Queer Voices
The new policy means the dads could be excommunicated, too.
Religion
The basic tenets of the ban still stand, though.
Religion
New rules also say children can be barred from being baptized until they disavow homosexuality.
Religion
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can still choose to ban openly gay scout leaders.
Religion
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the nation's largest Scouting sponsor.
Religion
Mormons make up 60% of Utah’s population, according to a 2013 Gallup poll. The LDS church was instrumental in crafting the
Religion
I want to find every struggling gay Mormon child and cup their faces in my hands, and tell them how loved they are, AS they are.