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On the Ethics of Mixed-Orientation Marriages

February 17, 2018 |

Laura Skaggs Dulin discusses the ethical challenges of mixed-orientation marriages through her experience as a licensed marriage and family therapist and as a gay woman in a mixed-orientation marriage of her own, including how she grieved the loss of a relationship that would never happen.

Tania Micaela Goes to Relief Society

December 8, 2017 |

No one ever said it would be easy for an LGBT person to be an active member of this church. In this story, Tania’s parents have been her support. They provide her with the necessary support to persevere in her faith and religion.

El elder M. Russell Ballard responde a preguntas sobre la comunidad LGBT en devocional de BYU

November 18, 2017 |

Durante un devocional de BYU llevado a cabo este 14 de noviembre de 2017, el élder M. Russell Ballard, miembro del Quórum de los Doce Apóstoles de La Iglesia de Jesucristo de los Santos de los Últimos Días, aprovechó la oportunidad para responder varias preguntas que le presentaron antes de su charla jóvenes miembros adultos solteros de la Iglesia, incluyendo dos preguntas sobre la problemática LGBT. Ballard compartió su convicción de que las personas LGBT tienen un «lugar en el Reino de Dios»

Elder M. Russell Ballard Answers LGBT Questions at BYU Devotional: Believes there is “Place in the Kingdom” for LGBT Members

November 14, 2017 |

During a BYU Devotional Address on November 14, 2017, Elder M. Russell Ballard, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, took the opportunity to answer various questions submitted to him by young single adult members of the Church, including two questions on LGBT issues. Ballard shared his belief that LGBT people have a “place in the kingdom.”

Surrounded by Arms of Love

October 17, 2017 |

I did not feel alone, I felt sustained and surrounded by the arms of love and that sincere people are willing to give us their support when we need it.

Apoio à comunidade LGBTQIA + após as declarações da conferência

October 2, 2017 |

Reconhecemos que a Conferência Geral pode suscitar sentimentos difíceis entre muitos dos nossos membros e encorajamos aqueles que estão lutando para se comunicar com os outros e que todos nós estivéssemos conscientes de maneiras de apoiar aqueles que estão lutando.

Apoyo a la comunidad LGBTQIA+ después de las declaraciónes de la conferencia

October 2, 2017 |

Reconocemos que la Conferencia General puede despertar sentimientos difíciles entre muchos de nuestros miembros, y alentamos a aquellos de ustedes que están luchando para llegar a otros, y para que todos seamos conscientes de las maneras de apoyar a aquellos que están luchando.

LGBTQIA+ Support at General Conference Time

October 2, 2017 |

We recognize that General Conference can arouse difficult feelings among many of our members, and we encourage those of you who are struggling to reach out to others, and for all of us to be aware of ways to support those who are struggling.

Finding My Voice

October 2, 2017 |

For a moment, it felt as if my friends and I could breathe. We could finally say “I’m gay” out loud without fear of losing our academic standing [at BYU]… Then California Proposition 8 happened.