An Army official says a soldier missing from Fort Hood in Texas had transferred units after reporting sexual abuse. Retrieved February 18, The twice-yearly conference is preceding without church President Thomas S.
Though there are no official numbers for how many members of the LDS Church identify their romantic orientation as gay, bisexual, or lesbian, BYU's newspaper cited two LDS therapists who stated in that the supermajority-Mormon BYU student body is "somewhere around 4 to 5 percent" homosexual.
The false belief of inborn homosexual orientation denies to repentant souls the opportunity to change and will ultimately lead to discouragement, disappointment, and despair. The Health of Sexual Minorities 1 ed. Retrieved June 11, Not without foundation is the contention of some that the homosexuals are today exercising great influence in shaping our art, literature, music, and drama.
Media Reports on Proposition 8 Filing Uninformed — 4 February The Church filed all necessary reports over same sex marriage lds church in California course of the campaign in compliance with California state law.
Some weep as they describe hearing the news of the Supreme Court decision. Issues in Religion and Psychotherapy.
On July 22,Proposition 8 supporters mounted a legal challenge to the revised ballot title and summary, contending that Attorney General Brown inserted "language [ Melson told the Deseret News since the body of the church's document had to do with Proposition 8, and "the introduction directly addressed gay issues in a manner much more straightforward and positive than the church has done before, it's hard not to think our actions didn't have some influence on that.
October 29—31, . Sacramento Biz Journal. Archived from the original PDF on October 17, May 17—26, . California Assembly Speaker Karen Bass stated she was disturbed by the treatment of African Americans in the same sex marriage lds church in California of the passage of the proposition.
Shortly after that meeting of the Church Board of Education, BYU began 'aversion therapy' to 'cure,' 'repair,' or 'reorient' the same-sex desires of Mormon males. University of Utah Tanner Humanities Center. Reprinted at affirmation.
Standard Examiner. Mormon church doctrine still defines homosexuality as a sin. Style Book.