Finding Our Way Towards a “Centered Set” Sexual Ethics with Wendy VanderWal Gritter

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First public statement on the issue as Pope consistent with previous support for same-sex civil unions

“Homosexuals have a right to be a part of the family,” the pope said. “They’re children of God and have a right to a family. Nobody should be thrown out or be made miserable because of it.” — Pope Francis, as reported by CNN.com and America Magazine.


Introducing Sex and the Gay Christian

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Warming up with Holy Fire


A project to help gay, bi, trans, and Queer, Christian men navigate the complexities of being Queer, Christian and sexual in contemporary culture

Welcome to Sex and the Gay Christian!

Why are we here?


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And telling my ego to take a [temporary] hike!

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Chowing down on dozens of articles a day isn’t bad, but…

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Quieting my ego with rhythm

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Dialogue as an alternative to winning at all costs

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Jon Carl Lewis

A Queer, Black, Intellectual, Christian contemplative compulsively creating stories as a way of understanding the cosmos, God, and myself. www.joncarllewis.com

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