His predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, authored a document that said men with deep-rooted homosexual tendencies should not be priests.
Today’s rally starts at 12:30 p.m. at the Greater St. Louis Area Council at 4568 W Pine Blvd.
It’s being panned on social media by many in the gay and lesbian community. “I know I wasn’t heard on it, I know I didn’t know of any meetings. So what community did they bring it to?”
Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
“Being gay has never been a Democrat or Republican issue, and it should never be,” Missouri Republican legislator, Rep. Zachary Wyatt said.
LGBT community blasts Republican-backed measure in MO House.
A bill that would prohibit the discussion of sexual orientation in public schools is being debated in Jefferson City.
A new portion of the state’s tourism website has collected information about gay-friendly lodging and attractions, as well as links to information about pride festivals.
A year after same-sex couples could get a civil union in Illinois, there’s a bill to make Illinois one of the states sanctioning same-sex marriage.
“I thought from the recruitment standpoint we might be more proactive” in attracting gay and lesbian students.