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Metropolitan Community Churches across the globe

Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC) has a presence in over 20 countries, and on every inhabitable continent.

Iglesias de la Comunidad Metropolitana (ICM) tiene presencia en más de 20 países y en todos los continentes habitables.

Igrejas da Comunidade Metropolitana (ICM) está presente em mais de 20 países, e em todos os continentes habitáveis.

MCC in the Press

  • La iglesia cubana que abre sus puertas a la comunidad LGBTIQ

    Diciembre de 2020 (Cuba) - ICM es una confesión protestante que plantea una interpretación liberal del cristianismo, basada en el respeto, el amor y la justicia. En Cuba, no solo da la bienvenida a la comunidad LGBTIQ, sino también a quienes adscriben a religiones afrocubanas, desaprobadas en la mayoría de las iglesias del país....

  • For Clergy Who Ministered Through the AIDS Crisis Covid is Both Eerily Familiar and Puzzlingly Different

    December 2020 (U.S.) - This article explores MCC as the 'Church with AIDS,' its paralells with COVID, and it includes interviews with various past and present MCC pastors.

  • A book and a family tree uncover Hamilton's little-known role in gay liberation

    December 2020 (Hamilton - LA - U.S.) - In Robert Fieseler's book, "Tinderbox: The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire and the Rise of Gay Liberation," Fiesler reviews the event that was for decades the deadliest crime against the LGBTQ+ community in the United States; and he thoroughly explores the life, death, and legacy of MCC's Rev. Bill Larson.

  • Community — Finding, Losing and Reshaping

    December 2020 (North Carolina - U.S.) - In this article Rev. Paul Whiting (pastor of Metropolitan Community Church of Charlotte and Governing Board member for MCC) explores ways to stay connected, maintain faith and reshape the concept of community in the chaos of the pandemic.

  • Taylor County Democrats hold vigil for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    November 2020 (Texas - U.S.) - "[T]he Democratic Party of Taylor County held a vigil outside of Abilene City Hall for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Members of the Abilene community gathered to pay their respects...including...Senior Pastor Reverend Marsha Warren [of Exodus MCC]... saying 'She stood up and said no, this is our democracy. This is who we are. We are the land of the free, for everyone. Not just some of the people, but all of the people....'"

  • Igreja da Comunidade Metropolitana: quem ama inclui

    Outubro de 2020 (Fortaleza - Brasil) - Das muitas formas de manifestar o “ser cristão”, a ICM seguiu pelo caminho da acolhida e do diálogo. Realizando trabalhos diaconais com moradores de rua, e com forte atuação junto à comunidade LGBTQI+, vem caindo na graça de famílias de Norte a Sul do Brasil.   Para conhecer um pouco mais os trabalhos desenvolvidos pela ICM, suas práticas e fonte norteadora, fomos conversar com o reverendo Francisco Ferreira Júnior, responsável pela ICM Fortaleza.

  • Iglesia incluyente realiza primer boda espiritual del mismo sexo en Querétaro

    October 2020 (México - Querétaro) - “Puentes de luz, es un espacio espiritual incluyente que pertenece a la Fraternidad de Iglesias de la Comunidad Metropolitana (ICM), que en el mes de la libertad (septiembre) en México, realiza por primera vez en Querétaro, la primer boda espiritual de dos mujeres que se unen para conformar una familia diversa, en compañía de sus familias y defensores/as de derechos humanos como invitados especiales”.

  • Houston church’s Black Lives Matter banner targeted for second time

    October 2020 (U.S. - Texas) - “We’ve been targeted twice because we’re saying something that’s true and that people disagree with,” said Pastor Troy Threash of Resurrection MCC.

 

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