Virtual Fireside with Blaire Ostler, Francisco Villalobos, and Ezequiel Rojas

March 29, 2021

Blaire Ostler was our guest speaker for our March 28, 2021, Affirmation LIVE virtual fireside! Musical numbers were provided by Francisco Villalobos and Ezequiel Rojas. Opening and closing prayers were provided by Michael Klein and Linda Torres. English to Spanish interpretation was provided by Carlos Castillo Casas.

Blaire Ostler is a philosopher who is specialized in queer studies, and is a leading voice at the intersection of queer, Mormon, and transhumanist thought. She is an author publishing her first book, “Queer Mormon Theology: An Introduction.” She is a board member of the Mormon Transhumanist Association, the Christian Transhumanist Association, and Sunstone.

Be a Part of Upcoming Virtual Firesides

Affirmation is seeking individuals from the LGBTQIA+ Latter-day Saint community willing to share their stories, musical talents, and provide prayers for upcoming virtual firesides. If you are interested, please email [email protected].

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1 Comment

  1. michelle silva on March 29, 2021 at 9:55 AM

    La yglesia Mormona habia publicado que aceptaba a las personas Trangeneras ,pero es mentira y les trata como: hombres a las mujeres Trans. A mi se me discrimino y no podia orar,ni opinar en las reuniones tampoco en la escuela se me daba la vienbenida como a todos .etc.etc My nombre es Michelle Silva estaca Huelen;barrio Galvarino en Cerro navia Santiago de Chile. gracias Afirmacion por aceptarme

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