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Organizations of Faith
Supporting Same-sex Couples

© December 7, 2007, Demian

These organizations are deeply committed to equality, and support full civil rights for gay men and lesbians, including the right to a marriage license.

—— Organizations ——
Equal Partners in Faith
Five Thomas Circle, Washington, DC 20005
877-501-4194; fax 202-797-0111;
A multi-racial national network of religious leaders and people of faith committed to equality and diversity. As people of faith, we actively oppose the manipulation of religion to promote inequality and exclusion.

Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)
248 West 35th St., 8th Floor, New York, NY 10001
212-629-3322; fax 212-629-3225
While not a faith-based group, GLAAD provides media relations assistance and training, dedicated to promoting fair, accurate and inclusive representation of individuals and events in all media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.

Interfaith Working Group
P.O. Box 11706, Philadelphia, PA 19101
215-235-3050; fax 215-232-0829;
A voice and forum for religious organizations, congregations and clergy who support equal rights for sexual minorities, reproductive freedom, and the separation of church and state. Background, links to various denominational Web sites, and suggested reading.

National Religious Leadership Roundtable
c/o National LGBTQ Task Force, 1325 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20005
202-393-5177; fax 202-393-2241;
An interfaith network of leaders from pro-gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) faith, spiritual, and religious organizations. They share resources, support one another, and work in partnership with other social justice-seeking groups to promote understanding and achieve commonly held goals which promote equality, spirituality and justice.

New Jersey Religious Coalition for the Freedom to Marry
c/o The Oasis, 31 Mulberry St., Newark, NJ 07102
An interdenominational coalition of clergy and lay-leaders dedicated to educating communities of faith about, and gathering support for same-sex couples’ civil right to marry.

Religious Coalition for the Freedom to Marry
11 Beacon St., #1125, Boston, MA 02108 617-878-2390; fax: 617-878-2333;
Supports civil marriage rights for same gender couples and seeks to promote dialogue within faith communities about religious marriage for gay and lesbian couples.

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Also see:
Organizations Supporting Same-sex Couples
Organizations Supporting Gay & Lesbian Parents
Organizations Supporting Gay & Lesbian Issues

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