A Spiritual Perspective on Gender Nonconformity

Gender nonconformity, or gender variance, is an umbrella term which covers a wide variety of behaviors that deviate from social or biological norms concerning one’s birth gender.  The most familiar (and controversial) of these is homosexuality, which is defined as romantic and/or sexual attraction, or sexual interaction between members of the same biological gender.  And … Continue reading A Spiritual Perspective on Gender Nonconformity

At the Root of Intolerance

In our society we can find many examples of intolerance in relation to lifestyle, religion, sexuality and the like.  Often the things which we find intolerable are harmless to ourselves and to others, and yet we react to them as though they are highly detrimental.  We may site various reasons for our intolerance, all of … Continue reading At the Root of Intolerance