What is the European Forum?
The European Forum of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Christian Groups is an ecumenical association of LGBT Christian groups in Europe.
The European Forum aims to achieve equality and inclusion for LGBT people within and through Christian churches, other religious bodies and multilateral organisations.
The European Forum works for freedom of religion, for human rights and dignity for LGBT people and for an affirmative discourse on human sexuality.
Press Release: “The Church Needs Its Own Stonewall Revolution”
LGBT Christians Hold Successful 36th Annual Conference and Attend Pride Parade in Gdańsk, Poland
Forwards in Solidarity was the theme and Free People in Free Countries was the challenge and call from lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and others at the European Forum of LGBT Christian Groups' 36th Annual Conference, held in Gdańsk, Poland, 24–28 May 2017. The European Forum includes over 50 groups, with some 140 participants from 21 European countries present at the 2017 conference. These included people from Anglican, Catholic, Evangelical, Reformed, and Orthodox traditions. Observers attended from ENORB (European Network on Religion & Belief), GIN (Global Interfaith Network), and ILGA (International Lesbian & Gay Association).
Training on Religious Trauma and Internalised LGBTphobia for Activists from Eastern, Central, and Southern Europe
English (русский перевод приведен далее)
The European Forum of LGBT Christian Groups invites participants for the training on religious trauma and internalised homo- and trans*phobia, which will take place in Vilnius, 10-13 August 2017.
UPDATE: The call for applications is now closed.
Latest book of the European Forum of LGBT Christian Groups on LGBT inclusion in Eastern Orthodoxy now available to buy on Amazon
PRESS RELEASE 27 MARCH 2017
The European Forum of LGBT Christian Groups (European Forum) is very happy to present its newest publication, “For I Am Wonderfully Made”: Texts on Eastern Orthodoxy and LGBT Inclusion, which is now available to buy in paperback format on Amazon.
EuroForum 2017 Gdansk Conference Tentative Programme
We are happy to present the tentative programme of the European Forum 2017 Gdansk Conference. Please bear in mind that it is subject to changes.
European Forum of LGBT Christian Groups Welcomes Two New Employees
Stronger Presence Possible Thanks to Private Funding of the European Forum
On 1 November 2016 the board of the European Forum of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Christian Groups has appointed two new employees: a Project Manager: Misha Cherniak and a Communications Officer: Sadie Hale. Both the advocacy work of the European Forum as well as its visibility can be strongly enhanced by the two newly appointed employees.