Topics :: pro-gay Christians
By Bobby McGuire | Friday Aug 23, 2013
An openly gay youth minister in Tennessee is reaching out to gay men through his Grindr account to invite them to his progressive lgbt-inclusive church.
By Jason St. Amand | Thursday May 2, 2013
A Christian group has launched a petition against an ESPN writer who slammed Jason Collins for coming out and being Christian. Meanwhile, the anti-gay National Organization for Marriage has applauded the reporter.
Wednesday Dec 12, 2012
Former Bishop Walter F. Sullivan, a progressive leader in the U.S. Roman Catholic church who welcomed the LGBT community into his churches and the longest-serving head of the Richmond diocese, died Tuesday. He was 84.
By Jason St. Amand | Friday Nov 16, 2012
A priest from Minnesota refused to confirm a 17-year-old because he posted a pro marriage-equality photo & message on Facebook.
By Patrick Condon | Thursday Sep 27, 2012
A series of TV ads that promote LGBT rights feature straight married couples but gay men and women are absent from the commercials.
By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Jun 20, 2012
A straight Christian man, who used to identify as a homophobe, from Nashville wrote a book after living life as a gay man for a year.
Tuesday Sep 13, 2011
Retired Episcopal Bishop Walter C. Righter, an early defender of gay rights in the church who was accused of heresy when he ordained a gay deacon in 1990, has died.
By Kilian Melloy | Saturday Jun 18, 2011
The two faces of religion with respect to gays could not be more opposed than the efforts by clergy in Omaha, Nebraska, to end faith-based discrimination -- and the refusal by Southern Baptists to issue a mea culpa to LGBTs.
By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Jun 8, 2011
A new twist in the unfolding history of same-sex family parity shows that not all conservatives in Iowa reject marriage equality.
By Kilian Melloy | Monday Jun 6, 2011
Bible-toting politicians and anti-gay clergy refer to scripture continuously, even though the Bible has much more to say about heterosexual divorce than gay marriage. Biblical scholar Jonathan Dudley tells EDGE why.