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When Scripture is Weaponized to Dehumanize
In this episode, Rev Karla begins deconstructing the toxic theology behind the insult of calling others an abomination for not believing in the same things or living the same way they do. Scripture has been mistranslated and taken out of context in an attempt to justify the condemnation of the LGBTQIA+ community. To read more from Rev Karla on this topic, check out her blog post.
Additional resources for this episode include: LGBT Youth Population in the United States, How Many People are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender?, Why America’s ‘nones’ Left Religion Behind, U.S. Church Membership Falls Below Majority for First Time