Category Archives: religious

Michelle Duggar in Anti-Transgender Robo Call

This is really sad. And, I think a perfect example of how a certain interpretation of a 2,000 year old book can skew someone to view something as a “sin” or deviant. “Reality” TV “star” and perpetual mother, Michelle Duggar, … Continue reading

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Singer Vicky Beeching Comes Out of the Closet

In this interview with the U.K’s Channel 4, Christian singer Vicky Beeching totally owns homophobic and Holocaust revisionist pastor, Terry Lively. Ms. Beeching is eloquent in telling her story. She makes a strong and persuasive argument for why she is … Continue reading

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The Urgency To Be Real

My former therapist, a Jewish woman, posted this poem by Rainer Maria Rilke on Facebook today. She wrote that it’s “For the urgency in each of us to be real.” Maybe it’s because I’m not a religious person. But, I’m … Continue reading

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I too tried to pray it away when I was a kid

My Faith: How I learned to stop ‘praying away the gay’ – CNN Belief Blog – CNN.com Blogs. I found this story on CNN today. It’s about a young gay man who used to try to pray to god when … Continue reading

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