Religious people are often homophobic and discriminatory towards gay people. However, many gay people are themselves religious. How do they cope?

Priest reading bible - making gay people confused 1
For all my life as far as I could remember, I have grown up with a clear conscious of my sexuality. I fairly and peacefully played with girls around my neighbourhood. Though there were some dudes who would tease me from school, it didn't bother me much. I didn't have a problem with my sexuality, I loved guys, enjoyed the ongoing bouncing of crushes I had from one guy to another round the school and on TV sometimes. It was cool, but then came a change...

Religious woman makes a gay boy confused

Gay Bible 8
They say that nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes. However, I think that another certainty seems to be the unnecessary conflict between homosexuality and religion. Most major religions reject homosexuality, claiming it is a sin. If there is a higher power – a God – out there, he actually will accept and love gay people.

Religion and homosexuality