Salt Lake Tribune
Regrettably, on social media, these friends and neighbors pointed their fingers and mocked a young gay valedictorian, just because he delivered a BYU-approved speech at his commencement. It was a surreal moment as the comment sections became a “great and spacious building,” as spoken of in Lehi’s vision in the Book of Mormon, full of detractors scoffing at LGBTQ members of the church pressing onward towards the tree of life.
“En última instancia, un individuo a menudo llega a un punto en el que debe vivir como se siente internamente, en su mente y corazón, como es”, explicó Hall. "La identidad es un sentido de uno mismo que está en la mente, en el corazón y en el alma que trasciende la biología física real, sea lo que sea".
Thomas S. Monson helped to established Genesis, a group that supported men and women impacted by the priesthood ban. He was seen as a champion for these members. Will there ever be a champion for LGBTQ+ Mormons in the highest leadership of the LDS Church?
The One Voice Choir has just announced their debut concert to be held April 20 at Christ United Methodist Church (2375 East 3300 South) in Salt Lake City.