Changing the Mormon conversation on homosexuality
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 08:15PM
OutFaith in Bob Rees, Dr. Caitlin Ryan, LDS Families, Latter Day Saint

By Donald Fletcher, Washington Post/Religion News Service - June 25, 2012

I am going to use heartfelt, strong language as I stress the importance of a new, groundbreaking publication that has — in my opinion — the ability to save lives. Its subject matter is far too important to be ignored or taken lightly, especially when we regularly read about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young people and adults that leave the Mormon Church, never mind the senseless loss of many to suicide.

“Supportive Families, Healthy Children: Helping Latter-Day Saint Families with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Children,” co-authored by Dr. Caitlin Ryan, Director of the Family Acceptance Project and Bob Rees, Ph.D, former Mormon bishop, may well be the tool that gives LDS families what they need to accept their LGBT children. [Read Full Story]

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