The new policy also took aim at the children of same-sex couples. The LDS Church has no official policy regarding transgender individuals. Active shooter at church — where you gonna go? Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Beneath them are the Quorums of 70, which are considered general authorities and can teach and proclaim anywhere in the world. Sixty-five percent of black Protestants, 60 percent of whites in mainline Protestant denominations, 60 percent of Hispanic Catholics and 59 percent of white Catholics, along with 59 percent of Muslims, 57 percent of Orthodox Christians, 56 percent of Hindus and 55 percent of Hispanic Protestants also reject religiously based refusals to serve gays and lesbians. That's up from 43 percent in
They lose their membership and cannot participate in any way other than attend meetings.
Who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are Mormon
As stated on its website, "The experience of same-sex attraction is a complex reality for many people. Tuesday, February 12, Among younger Mormons, ages 18 to 29, most 52 percent support allowing gay and lesbian couples to wed. But the church reminded members that being in an intimate same-sex relationship is a sin. Luis Miranda, a year-old heterosexual Mormon, said he wasn't surprised by the survey results because he senses a shifting tone among other young Mormons in the singles congregation he attends.
When reporting about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, please use the complete name of the Church in the first reference. That's up from 18 percent in Feelings of same-sex attraction are not a sin. Miranda said he sometimes struggles to reconcile his opinion with what church leaders are teaching. Adherence to Christian doctrine is expanded to encompass the teachings of The Book of Mormon and other teachings originating with Joseph Smith, who established the Church inin New York State.