Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize winner, key player in bringing down South Africa’s apartheid system, might invite comparison with a variety of figures — Martin Luther King, perhaps, or Frederick Douglass. But Lady Gaga?
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The Christian Post interviewed Michael Adee, MLP's Executive Director & Field Organizer, about marriage equality overtures at the upcoming 220th General Assembly. "I hope and pray that the General Assembly meeting soon in Pittsburgh will stand on the side of love and the right side of history."
In the movement toward LGBT equality, Roman Catholics are probably the most interesting religious population. While the church hierarchy vehemently opposes any form of LGBT equality, Roman Catholic people are the most LGBT supportive of any Christian denomination.
For the Rev. Sid Hall, the pastor at Trinity United Methodist Church in Austin for nearly a quarter-century, it is not enough to quietly work for inclusion.
“It’s important to state it,” Hall says.