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Student: Expelled From Christian College After Gay Marriage

RELIGION | By Ken Miller | Jul 15
A woman said Monday that she was expelled from a private, Christian college in suburban Oklahoma City because she married her same-sex partner.

Evangelical Charity To Hire Married Gay Christians

RELIGION | By Rachel Zoll | Mar 25
The prominent Christian relief agency World Vision said Monday it will hire Christians who are in same-sex marriages, a dramatic policy change on one of the most divisive social issues facing religious groups.

’Next Fall’ a Personal Collaboration for Actor and Director

HIV/AIDS | By Michael Cox | Jan 17
"Next Fall" may be the most profound and personal collaboration between the actor Kendall Hodder and director Russell Greene. In the play, a tragic accident puts Adam’s feelings about his devoutly religious partner to the test.

Gay Man Not Welcome to Volunteer at Canadian Church

RELIGION | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 25
A Canadian church has allegedly fired a college student from his volunteering job because he is gay.

Using Grindr to Hook Up with the Lord

PERSONAL TECH | By Bobby McGuire | Aug 23
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.

Gay, Evangelical and Seeking Acceptance in Church

RELIGION | By Rachel Zoll | Jun 30
Evangelicals are being challenged to change their views of gays and lesbians, and the pressure isn’t coming from the gay rights movement or watershed court rulings.

’Ex-Gay’ Christian Blogger Caught on Grindr

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 5
An "ex-gay" advocated who blogged about how religion "cured" him of his homosexuality was recently discovered using the infamous geosocial gay hookup app, Grindr.

’Queer Theology’ Aims to Transform Christianity

RELIGION | By Scott Stiffler | Jul 12
Queer Theology is a new movement within mainstream Protestantism to transform Christianity by looking at the Scriptures, Christ and divinity itself as, well, gay. Although dismissed by many mainstream theologians, it is attracting some powerful thinkers.

More Canadian Anglican Clergy May Now Bless Same-Sex Nuptials

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | May 31
More Anglican parishes in Canada may now bless same-sex nuptials, although clergy may not actually perform wedding rites for gay and lesbian families who are entering into marriage.

Rev. Peter Gomes, Noted Gay Theologian and Voice for GLBT Acceptance, Dead at 68

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 1
The Rev. Peter Gomes was a rare mixture of things: a gay African American man of the cloth who was until just a few years ago a registered Republican.

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