Tag: Conversion Therapy

Closet Talk: Reverend Jo’s Story: Faith and Sexuality.

After dealing with a few technical difficulties on last night’s Closet Talk, Reverend Jo, an out and proud lesbian, and I finally had a chance to talk about faith, sexuality and her own coming out after an unhappy marriage. We discussed her religious beliefs and her own spiritual path as well as the path being followed by those that use religion as a means of downgrading the LGBTQ Community.

I also finally had the opportunity to ask someone in the faith community: why is it that religion generally cannot distinguish between “belief” and “truth?”

June 11, 2009 1

Stupid Things People Say About Gays: God’s Truth Can Save Children with Gay Tendencies

When I was a child, I was taught that certain words were bad, that you don’t use them. For example, I was taught that the word “shit” was a bad word; therefore, I was barred from saying it and instead had to say, “dodo.”

April 30, 2009 0