After the former Superior General of the Jesuits, Adolfo Nicolás, handed control over to the next leader of the Jesuits, the Venezuelan Arturo Sosa, we take a look at the role. What does it mean to be the Superior General of the Jesuits? How powerful is he? Is there any evidence to suggest the Black Pope controls the current pope in the Vatican? What is social justice? What is the goal of the Jesuits?
Are people within the LGBT community born like that, in the same way people are born with black skin or blue eyes? Is there a scientific consensus on the issue? What does the Word of God say? What does a new report from John Hopkins University reveal about the popular ‘born this way’ theory?
“I feel as a community, the queers have to stop saying, ‘Please help us. We’re born this way, and we can’t change’ as an argument for legal standing. I don’t think we need that argument, and that argument is going to [hurt us], because now we know that there’s enough data out there, that the other side is aware of as much as we are aware of it.”
-Dr. Lisa Diamond (Lesbian LGBT rights activist and Professor of Psychology and Gender Studies at the University of Utah) New Atlantis Fall 2016 Issue on Sexuality and Gender