The university is owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which teaches its members that being gay isn’t a sin.
widely known as the Mormon church. She didn’t elaborate.
Its students have to adhere to a strict honor code in line with the Mormon church’s teaching.
Daniel Spencer, a senior at BYU who identifies as gay, tells TIME that the weeks after the Honor Code’s.
It was sent to all the students and employees at Mormon-owned schools.
holding hands, kissing or dating in public, they’d risk an investigation by the feared Honor Code Office, as well.
Protests against Mormon university ban on ‘same-sex romantic behaviour’ reach New York, more than 1,000 miles away – Protests against a ban on “same-sex romantic behaviour” at a university run by the Mormon church have reached.
But one of them was LGBT+.
being gay and dating.”.
Sep 17, 2019.
President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints says church can change policies but not God's law.
Gay dating is okay, kissing and hand holding from.
a new handbook of rules unveiled by the faith, widely known as the Mormon church. She didn’t elaborate on the thinking behind the change.
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I was born to a LDS family (and by born into, I mean my mother was baptized a year prior to my birth, so I didn't have some massive church-based heritage) in a .
Each of the colleges he applied to were affiliated with the world’s largest Mormon university.
Although the LDS Church permits its members to be gay, acting on same-sex attraction by engaging.
Feb 21, 2020.
A section of the Mormon university's student honor code that banned " homosexual behavior" on campus was quietly deleted. University officials.
Mar 4, 2020.
A letter from the commissioner of the Church Educational System of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints seeks to clarify BYU's.
Feb 21, 2017.
In the video, gay ex-mormons, like photographer and model Levi Foster, talk with one of their friends about topics ranging from misconceptions.
Feb 24, 2020.
Members of the campus LGBT community have interpreted it as allowing gay dating. A university statement in a tweet on Feb. 20 seems to.
This piece expresses my journey to embracing a paradoxical identity as a gay Mormon, a journey that exposes faultlines in current LDS doctrine but leaves me .
The Biggest Mormon School in the US Now Says Queer Students Can Date—Maybe – It does not say anything about same-sex kissing, hand-holding, or even dating. The rollout of the Honor Code policies, however, has caused nearly as much confusion as it has glee among the Mormon.
Feb 20, 2020.
The 2020 handbook for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints introduces "restrictions" regarding transgender people while stressing.
The Mormon Brigham Young University (BYU.
you freakin’ rock” and “gays have always been dating at BYU”.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A top Mormon leader reiterated the church’s opposition to gay marriage Saturday during the church’s biannual general conference. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day.