Religious Diversity News

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LDS Church Will Now Allow Baptism for Children of LGBTQ Parents 

The move came after 41 months Instituted in November 2015, Russell M. Nelson, the present church president, brought forward a policy which not only deemed same-sex couples as apostates but also forbade their children from all baptisms and baby blessings. About three and a half years have passed since then, and the intervening years were […]

Source: LDS Church Will Now Allow Baptism for Children of LGBTQ Parents – World Religion News

How a Utah Interfaith and Charity Coalition is Making a Difference for Hurricane Harvey Survivors – World Religion News

More than 200 tons of building supplies, will be donated to Rockport, TX residents Friday, September 29. With all the natural disasters that hit in September, it can be easy to lose track of all the towns victimized. With a population of just over 10,000, most Americans had never even heard of Rockport, Texas before […]

Source: How a Utah Interfaith and Charity Coalition is Making a Difference for Hurricane Harvey Survivors – World Religion News