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News Apr, 09, 2014
United Methodists Gathering For Full LGBTQ Inclusion At Wedding

Despite their denomination's policy against gays and lesbians, people of faith from all over California and neighboring states will be celebrating a "Season of Love" this coming May—a call for acts of love and support for full inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people in The United Methodist Church.

News Apr, 02, 2014
NYC Event: LGBT Stations Of The Cross

Last year, acclaimed artist Mary Button created an inspiring series of unique and thought-provoking paintings for Believe Out Loud.

News Mar, 19, 2014
James Rowe Named New Director Of Believe Out Loud

Intersections International is pleased to announce the appointment of James Rowe as the new Director of Believe Out Loud.

News Mar, 10, 2014
Case Dropped In Prosecution Of Scholar: Bishop Vows “Cessation Of Trials”

White Plains, NY, March 10, 2014 – At a joint press conference today, United Methodist Bishop Martin McLee and Rev. Dr. Thomas W. Ogletree (pictured above) announced that the church was dropping the case against Dr.

News Feb, 28, 2014
10 Black Religious Leaders Advancing LGBTQ Justice

As we near the end of Black History Month, we're featuring ten lesbian, gay, transgender, same gender loving, and queer leaders (pictured clockwise) who are making history as they pave the way for the welcome and affirmation of all people across Christian traditions. 

News Feb, 25, 2014
Attempt To Repeal The School Success And Opportunity Act Fails

Today, the effort to repeal the School Success and Opportunity Act—California's new law ensuring that all children have opportunities to do well in school—failed to qualify for the ballot.

News Feb, 20, 2014
Believe Out Loud Presents At The Level Ground Film Festival

Today marks the start of the 2014 Level Ground Film Festival, the world's first faith-based, LGBT film festival, in Pasadena, California.

Believe Out Loud is excited to announce it will be one of the presenting sponsors participating during this groundbreaking event.

News Feb, 19, 2014
Jordan Davis Verdict: United Methodist Coalition Speaks Out

Florida has witnessed yet another innocent, unarmed, young black man killed, and once again no one was held accountable. The very need to use descriptors like innocent and unarmed for a black man, when that is implicit if we were to say a young white man, outlines the racism that infects our communities.

News Feb, 11, 2014
Rev. David Weekley Honored By GLBT Hall Of Fame

Congratulations to Rev.