Equality

Brother/Ally

June 28, 2014 |

Women have been there for me at every important juncture of my life and in my search for personal meaning. I want to be there for them too. If the brothers don’t care enough about the needs and the pain of our sisters to take the time to listen, and if we aren’t willing to listen deeply enough to discern a way to make a difference, to make things better, we’ve failed.

Coming Out as Families in Utah

January 24, 2014 |

Alongside dropping temperatures across much of the country, on Monday morning we also felt the U.S. Supreme Court’s stay of same-sex marriages in Utah blow a chill across the jubilation of the last two and a half weeks.

Sam Fullmer: “I Support Marriage Equality in Hawaii”

November 18, 2013 |

by Hugo Salinas Sam Fullmer, center, demonstrated last week at the Hawaii State Capitol Building, where legislators are debating a law that could bring marriage equality to the Aloha State.…

Randall Thacker Featured in No More Strangers

November 15, 2013 |

Affirmation President Randall Thacker wrote an article about marriage equality which has been posted on the No More Strangers blog.

2018 Affirmation Collage

LGBT Mormons, Families and Friends Social in Washington DC

May 31, 2013 |

View Larger Map June 8, 7:00 – 10:00 PM at the Camden Roosevelt Join us after the Mormons for Equality Pride March for a social with other LGBT Mormons, family…

A Weekend Full of Goodness and Surprises

April 24, 2013 |

Affirmation Vice President Tina Richerson Reports on Her Trip to Utah

For the First Time, a Woman Prays in General Conference

April 15, 2013 |

For the first time in church history, a woman has been asked to pray in general conference. Jean A. Stevens, first counselor in the Primary General Presidency, gave the benediction at the conclusion of the Saturday morning session.

The Lord is My Light: Mormonism and Equality

March 28, 2013 |

“When the interviewer asked me how I reconciled my belief in equality with my belief in the gospel, I knew exactly what to say”

Images of Equality

March 27, 2013 |

Curtis Penfold: “I love the idea of marriage so much that I want everyone to be able to get married”