Q Spirit celebrates religious and spiritual holidays, events in LGBTQ history, holy days, feast days, festivals, anniversaries, liturgical seasons and other occasions of special interest to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people and allies. Articles were written by Kittredge Cherry for the Jesus in Love Blog.
Stonewall Rebellion in “It was Beautiful” by Douglas Blanchard
Jan. 6 – Epiphany: 3 kings or 3 queens?
Mar/Apr – Palm Sunday: Jesus enters the city
Mar/Apr – Easter: Jesus rises
Mar. 25 – Annunciation Day: Mary’s ecstasy
Mar. 31 – Transgender Day of Visibiity
May/June – Pentecost: Holy Spirit brings LGBT visions
May 17 – International Day Against Homophobia
Oct. 11 – National Coming Out Day
Nov. 17 – JesusInLove.org launched (2005)
Nov. 20 – Transgender Day of Remembrance
Nov. (4th Thursday) – Thanksgiving: LGBT pilgrims are everywhere
Dec. 25 – Queer cheer: LGBTQ Christmas highlights
Dec. 26-Jan.1 – Kwanzaa: Queer black Jesus icon honors African American holiday
Dec. 28 – Holy Innocents Day: Queer genocide?