Some famous people men and women whom I think are in the closet. Watch out for the celebrities in the top 10 - I guarantee that one or two of them are out within ten years or so. NOTE: This list is not made to badmouth or disparage these people. I'm in no way poking fun or anything. This is just a speculation list. So please take it lightly.
Homosexuality and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Verify your identity
The gay rights movement in the United States has seen huge progress in the last century, and especially the last two decades. Laws prohibiting homosexual activity have been struck down; lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals are now allowed to serve openly in the military transgender individuals were allowed to serve openly from until March , when a new ban was put in place. And same-sex couples can now legally get married and adopt children in all 50 states. But it has been a long and bumpy road for gay rights proponents, who are still advocating for employment, housing and transgender rights. During his U. Police raids caused the group to disband in —but 90 years later, the U.
All homosexual or same-sex sexual activity is forbidden by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints LDS Church in its law of chastity , and the church teaches that God does not approve of same-sex marriage. Members of the church who experience homosexual attractions, including those who self-identify as gay , lesbian , or bisexual remain in good standing in the church if they abstain from all sexual relations outside an opposite-sex marriage,    but all, including individuals participating in same-sex sexual behavior, are allowed to attend weekly church worship services. The LDS Church previously taught that homosexuality was a curable condition   and counseled members that they could and should change their attractions and provided therapy and programs with that goal. Again, the individual has the right to define the desired outcome.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Mormons is now the fourth largest Christian denomination in the United States and counts over 16 million members worldwide. Adherence to Christian doctrine is expanded to encompass the teachings of The Book of Mormon and other teachings originating with Joseph Smith, who established the Church in , in New York State. The Church has a pyramidal structure. Ultimate authority lies with the First Presidency, and comprises the President, who is most commonly referred to as the Prophet, and his two counsellors. The second-highest governing body, the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, is appointed by the president, with each Prophet succeeded by the most senior apostle at his death.