The relationship between religion and homosexuality has varied greatly across time and place, within and between different religions and denominations, with regard to different forms of homosexuality and bisexuality. Generally speaking as well as by denomination, the present-day doctrines of the worlds major religions vary vastly in their attitudes toward these sexual orientations. Generally speaking as well as by denomination, the present-day doctrines of the worlds major religions vary vastly in their attitudes toward these sexual orientations. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (lgbt) people in the united states may face legal and social challenges not experienced by non-lgbt residents. Many lgbt rights in the united states have been legalized by the united states supreme court, but they continue to vary by jurisdiction, and discrimination in jobs and housing is still legal in most states. Some leaders within the religious right see theocratic movements within islam as a greater threat than secular culture since the events of 911. Pat robertson endorsed thrice-divorced, pro-choice former new york city mayor rudy giuliani in the 2008 presidential elections because of giulianis perceived tough stance against religion-motivated terrorism. Edu this paper can be downloaded free of charge from httpsscholarship. 61-123 (2006) this open-access article is brought to you by the georgetown law library. In anticipation of our forthcoming series on histories of religion and sexuality, edited by neil j. Young, this special issue brings together contributions from notches catalogue that excavate the rich historical intersections of gay rights and religious institutions in the modern period. Placing these essays alongside each other offers a multinational. Then the flow increased, and now its a gusher the obama administration has decided to promote and emphasize lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered rights-and it is doing so at the expense of everyones god-given freedom of religion. Org is also great place to go for other resources for support. Its the trevor projects safe, online social networking site for lgbtq young people ages 13 to 24 where you can connect with others who might have had or are having the same questions that youre considering right now. Coronavirus is punishment for lgbt sin, says far-right pastor. Other christian right extremists have invoked anti-lgbtq rhetoric in response to the coronavirus epidemic. Lgbtq people and religion worldwide, fundamentalists of every major religion promote discrimination, hatred and often violence towards lgbtq people. I hadnt planned on gay rights, religion, crackpot science and sovereign shenanigans, but as i view the last decade, those things kind of stick out.