October 19, 2012
Ur Video: Straight Christian Lives as Gay Man
A Christian tries to "shock the Pharisee out of himself" by walking a year in a gay man's shoes.
In seminary I had a professor tell me, "Make no judgments where there is no compassion." She encouraged me to seek to understand a person's situation before jumping to conclusions. Timothy Kurek had always been taught that homosexuality was an abomination, but after a close friend came out of the closet he was conflicted. Kurek decided to spend a year immersed in the gay community. He's now written a book about the experience.
Check out this ABC News video, and then share your thoughts.