Religious Institute Bisexuality Conference Call
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM (EDT)
The Religious Institute is urging faith leaders to break the silence on bisexuality and fully welcome bisexual people into their congregations. The groundbreaking guidebook Bisexuality: Making Visible the Invisible in Faith Communities will be presented by Religious Institute and bisexuality experts via telephone press conference on June 25, 10:30 am Eastern Daylight Time.
To participate, call (719) 457-1414 and use passcode 987144.
Marie Alford-Harkey, Deputy Director for the Religious Institute, is a graduate of the Episcopal Divinity School and is a provincial coordinator for Integrity USA of The Episcopal Church.
Rev. Debra Haffner, President and Co-founder of the Religious Institute, is a Unitarian Universalist minister was previously CEO of SIECUS, the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (1988-2000).
Rabbi Debra Kolodny is the Executive Director of Nehirim, a national LGBT Jewish organization and the Rabii of P'nai Or of Portland, Oregon.
Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards, leader in the Pittsburgy Presbytery and former Co-Moderator of More Light Presbyterians, is a leader in the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the larger LGBT faith world.
Rev. Cedric Harmon of Washington, DC, is Co-Director of Many Voices, a Black Church movement for gay and transgender justice.