It was not merely that youth risked being gossiped about themselves, but their sexuality would likely bring shame to their entire family.
There is a hell for people like that and I don't want to see you go down that path and all that other stuff.
And Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell.
Journal of Black Studies.
Description: One participant, who was open with his sexuality at church, explains why others may not be comfortable coming out to their church. Maryknoll, NY: