Topics :: Mormons

Neon Trees Singer is One of Few Gay Celeb Mormons

By Mesfin Fekadu | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
When Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees announced last month that he’s gay, the bigger headline behind his revelation was that he is one of the few publicly out Mormons.

Gay? Mormon? Affirmation Can Help

By Christiana Lilly | Sunday Apr 20, 2014
As a junior at Brigham Young University, John Gustav-Wrathall was struggling with his sexuality, he was suicidal, and devastated over the idea of leaving behind the Mormon church that had been his entire life.

Atheist National Conference Aims at Mormon Church

By Annie Knox | Friday Apr 18, 2014
Leaders of a national atheist group say the best spot to find a nonbeliever is in a place of faith.

Mormon Leader Outlines Opposition To Gay Marriage

By Brady McCombs | Saturday Apr 5, 2014
A Mormon leader is reiterating the church’s opposition to gay marriage. Neil L. Andersen of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Quorum of the Twelve that changing definitions of marriage by governments doesn’t change the Lord’s guidance.

Latter Day Stupidity: Mormon Granny Says ’Frozen’ Promotes the ’Gay Agenda’

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Feb 20, 2014
An ultra conservative Mormon grandmother blogger has set her sights on Disney’s 3D animated film "Frozen," saying this week that the critically acclaimed and commercially successful kid’s flick has a "gay agenda to normalize homosexuality."

Mormon Church to Weigh in on Gay Marriage Ban

By Brady McCombs | Monday Feb 10, 2014
The Mormon church and a coalition of religious organizations plan to file an argument to a federal appeals court explaining why they believe Utah’s same-sex marriage ban should stand.

’Not In Our House!’:: Mormon Church Outlines Opposition To Gay Marriage

Saturday Jan 11, 2014
The Mormon church is telling its local leaders that same-sex wedding ceremonies and receptions are prohibited in their churches.

Utah Asks Supreme Court To Block Same-Sex Unions

Tuesday Dec 31, 2013
Utah took its fight against gay marriage to the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, asking the high court to suspend same-sex unions that became legal when a judge struck down the state’s voter-approved ban.

Mormons Pushing Church Stance on Homosexuality

By Brady McCombs | Tuesday Oct 8, 2013
The Mormon church’s stance on homosexuality has softened considerably since it was one of the leading forces behind California’s Proposition 8.

Mormon Leader Defends Stance Vs. Same-Sex Marriage

Monday Oct 7, 2013
More states and nations may legalize same-sex marriage, but human laws cannot "make moral what God has declared immoral," a top Mormon leader said Sunday.