It is an introduction to three individuals through their own stories of faith and sexuality. Recent Articles Weekly Review by: Check out the links below for more discussion on this topic. However, the Church has the right to deny public roles of service and leadership to persons, whether homosexual or heterosexual, whose public behavior openly violates its teachings. The Evangelical Network's National Conference. You can help a homosexual person in two general ways.
Maintain a list of agencies, community groups, and counselors or other experts to whom you can refer homosexual persons or their parents and family members when they ask you for specialized assistance.
Can You Be Gay and Christian?
Our homosexual sisters and brothers—indeed, all people—are summoned into responsible ways of loving. What Does It Mean to Be Accepting Your Child How can you best express your love—itself a reflection of God's unconditional love—for your child? The chaste life is possible, though not always easy, for it involves a continual effort to turn toward God and away from sin, especially with the strength of the sacraments of penance and eucharist. It is an introduction to three individuals through their own stories of faith and sexuality. Chastity means integrating one's thoughts, feelings, and actions, in the area of human sexuality, in a way that values and respects one's own dignity and that of others.
Love can be shared, nurtured, rejected, and sometimes lost. Accepting Your Child How can you best express your love—itself a reflection of God's unconditional love—for your child? Your diocesan family ministry office, Catholic Charities, or a special diocesan ministry to gay and lesbian persons may be able to offer assistance. They insist that experiences, not biblical arguments, will persuade Christians on homosexuality. Out in Scripture This Human Rights Campaign resource places weekly comments about the Bible alongside real life experiences and concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people of faith and our allies.