They lose their membership and cannot participate in any way other than attend meetings. Newsweek Media Group. Many people do not understand why someone would choose religion over sexual satisfaction, but for many gay Mormons the choice is an existential one.
The law of chastity applies to all of God's children. We are commanded to love God and one another. He loves. Broken down into three sections, the website captures the stories of Latter-day Saints who identify as gay, lesbian, or bisexual and their families; outlines the Church's official beliefs regarding same-sex attraction; and offers resources to help members better understand sexual orientation and find answers to frequently asked questions.
If we give in to sexual temptations and violate the law of chastity, we can repent, be forgiven, and participate in full fellowship in the Church.
Michael Homosexuality-related violations of the law of chastity may result in church discipline. Some principle homosexual Mormon groups. The Church does not have a position on the causes of any of In Februarythe LDS Church said it did not oppose a hate-crimes bill, which included sexual orientation, then under consideration in the Utah state legislature.
Department of Psychology of Brigham Young University.
Media depictions. The letter asked members to donate time and money towards the initiative. Sexual activity should only occur between a man and a woman who are married.