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One Organization Wants Churchgoers to Throw Glitter on Pentecost Sunday – What You Should Know

Faith and Religion
Participants in Glitter+Fire will use glitter in the colors of fire – red, gold, and orange – to re-enact the tongues of fire landing on the disciples, drawing participants together in a community of joy, energy and common purpose. ...
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Pro-LGBTQ Christians to Celebrate Glitter Ash Wednesday

Glitter Ash Wednesday
Faith and Religion
Participants in #GlitterAshWednesday will receive ashes mixed with purple glitter, combining a traditional symbol of repentance with a message of solidarity. ...
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LGBT Group Raises 200K to Purchase Anti-LGBT Harlem Church, Build Housing for Homeless Youth

Rev. James David Manning
Faith and Religion
Less than two weeks after an anti-gay church announced its forclosure, $200,000 was raised toward buying the building to provide housing for LGBT homeless youth in Harlem. ...
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The Pope and Kim Davis PR Nightmare Needs More of the Golden Rule, Less of The 9th Commandment

Pope Francis prays during his weekly general audience at St Peter's square on September 30, 2015 at the Vatican. ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images
Editorial Faith and Religion
Ahem. One would think the Vatican would have a better communications team, but as I remember vividly from the abuse scandals, I am not that surprised. ...
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Short Film on LGBT Homelessness Released to Coincide with Papal Visit

Faith and Religion
Faith in America will release a short film entitled "Not a Sin" in anticipation of the Papal visit to the U.S. and the upcoming Presidential primaries. ...
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WATCH: Three Videos Urge Pope Francis to Embrace LGBT Members

Pope Francis/Photo:Tony Gentile/Reuters
Faith and Religion
In anticipation of Pope Francis' visit to the United States, GLAAD just released three short video portraits of LGBT Catholics, each with a message to the Pope. ...
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Pope Responds to LGBT-Inclusive Children’s Book After Venice Mayor Denounces It

Francesca Pardi and her family/LezPop.it
Faith and Religion International
After Francesca Pardi’s book featuring gay and lesbian animals and families was banned by the mayor of Venice, she received praise by Pope Francis. ...
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Gay Christian Network Conference to Ask ‘What’s Next?’

GNC Conference Photo
Faith and Religion
During this four-day event, an expected 1,500 Christians on both sides of the discussion will look beyond their differences. ...
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Episcopalians Vote in Favor of Same-Sex Religious Weddings in Church

Faith and Religion
Five days after the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage nationwide, Episcopalians voted in favor of allowing same-sex religious weddings in their church. ...
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Pence Signs Religious Freedom Restoration Act, Thanks Clinton

Top News Politics
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed a bill that would allow private businesses, individuals and organizations to discriminate on religious grounds. ...
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