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Wesley Seminary Students Commemorate “Transgender Day of Remembrance”

November 19, 2015

During the communion liturgy, a Wesley Seminary Professor gave thanks to “O Father and Mother, creator of all things old, new and in transition.”

Drag Jesus

“Drag Jesus” Church: God is a Diva

October 27, 2015

A UCC congregation is generating both wanted and unwanted attention after it promoted an annual “Drag Gospel Festival” with an icon of Jesus Christ “digitally enhanced” with makeup and earrings.

Caitlyn Jenner Renaming Ceremony

Caitlyn Jenner’s “Renaming” Ceremony

October 5, 2015

Transgender celebrity Caitlyn Jenner found religion in a re-naming ceremony presided over by a Washington, D.C.-based transgender activist and Baptist pastor.


Not a Parody: #BlackTransLivesMatter

August 31, 2015

Why truncate and Balkanize a movement, prioritizing who “matters,” just to bring attention to those black lives on the extreme margins of black America while forsaking the overwhelming majority of black lives?


National Cathedral Dean Exits Amid Struggles

August 20, 2015

During Dean Gary Hall’s tenure, the cathedral began charging an admission fee for visitors and announced it was available to rent for corporate events.

Transgender Pride Flag By SVG file Dlloyd based on Monica Helms design [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Who are America’s Transgender Clergy?

July 27, 2015

A who’s who of Transgender clergy now serving in several mainline and progressive Christian denominations.

Rainbow Church

Washington National Cathedral Celebrates Gay Marriage Decision

July 7, 2015

LGBT-affirming churches are openly celebrating the gay marriage decision as a gift from God. What impact will this have on faithful churches in a post-Obergefell v. Hodges world?

Bruce Jenner talks with Diane Sawyer on ABC's 20/20 in April of 2015.

The Duggars, Bruce ‘Caitlyn’ Jenner and the Problem with Celebrity Seeking

June 6, 2015

The pursuit of celebrity is an idol that urges us on promising fulfillment, affirmation, and a claim in society. It doesn’t always deliver.

Transgender Priest

Transgender Troubles in the Church

May 29, 2015

The Church of England allows for transgender priests and is considering “second baptisms” for transgender identities, but is this Biblical?


Transgender, Therian & Transchron??

October 23, 2014

Transgenderism, which claims that mindset and desires, not physical bodies and chromosomes, determines gender, is all the rage now. Some claim their gender is always in flux, or they transcend gender altogether. Cool, but…


Religiously Omnigender Bathroom Justice

October 5, 2014

Recently Harvard Divinity School posted signage outside one of its bathrooms advertising it as transgender/omnigender friendly. The sign inclusively included icons for male, female, and a combo of the two, plus handicapped. Harvard Divinity…