Religion & Faith

Thanks to the work that’s being done by HRC and by countless others, faith communities around the world have grown to become increasingly more welcoming, inclusive and affirming of the LGBTQ+ community and our right to equality.

Religion & Faith

Perspectives on the Bible and LGBTQ People

Rev. Chris Glaser, a gay Christian activist of the past thirty years, wrote HRC's For the Bible Tells Me So guide and edited the Gender Identity and Our Faith Communities…

Religion & Faith

Faith Positions

Religion has been a source of both solace and suffering for many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer Americans. For while most LGBTQ Americans have been raised in an organized…

Religion & Faith

Stances of Faiths on LGBTQ Issues: Buddhism

Based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, Buddhism is considered a way of life for more than 500 million individuals across the globe. The fourth largest religion in the world,…