“I would refuse to go to a homophobic heaven. No, I would say, sorry, I would much rather go to the other place”.
On May 24th, Harriet Sherwood, the Guardian’s religion correspondent reported that Desmond Tutu’s daughter; Mpho Tutu-van Furth was forced to leave the South African Anglican clergy because she married her wife Prof Marceline Tutu van Furth. Click here to read the article.
Narratives surrounding sexuality, religion and sexual identity continue to create a divide amongst us.
It is not about our sameness or our differences, rather it is about our lack of unity in spite of them that creates dilemma.