I used to think Black churches were the worst for queer people

Have we dealt with our spiritual stereotypes?

Pictured: Gospel legend Shirley Caesar who has made anti-gay remarks. Here she sings with the Morgan State University Choir of Baltimore. Source

“I’m not so sure about this place.”

But none of that is entirely true.

Here’s what I found:

A church hat does not necessarily cover a closed mind.

And a church hat is not the universal uniform or headgear for holy homophobes.

It’s time to let go of our spiritual stereotypes.

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