The Whosoever column by Dr. Minor


Since 1996, Whosoever has been a source of hope and transformation for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Christians. Since 1998, "Minor Details" has offered Dr. Minor's unique perspective on news, events, relationships, and cultural, social and political issues. It is often reprinted around the nation in on-line and other publications. In March, 2005 Whosoever began making "Minor Details" available to its worldwide readership. Whosoever closed at the end of 2014

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The following past Whosoever columns arearchived and available on-line:

"Here Comes More of the Persecution Complex" — November, 2014

"War Is the Force that Gives Masculinity Meaning" — October, 2014

"America's Religiosity: A Gut Check of Its Christianities" — August, 2014

"We Still Don't Know What Causes Heterosexuality" — August, 2014

"Fantasize With Me: Men Comfortable In Their Own Skin" — March, 2014

"The Inevitable Will Take More Effort" — January, 2014

"No Matter How Ugly It's Going to Be, There's Hope in 2014 " — January, 2014

"Will Marriage Equality Matter to the Community?" — November - December, 2013

"Now What Will the Celebration Over ENDA Look Like?" — September - October, 2013

"Will You Boycott the Russian Olympics?" — September - October, 2013

"Pride" — July - August, 2013

"Make Up Research and Pray Hard" — May - June, 2013

"Mother's Day and A Lot Else Ain't What It Used to Be " — May - June, 2013

"Can 'Lincoln' Still Happen Here and Now?" — March - April, 2013

"We Haven't Turned the Corner on Marriage Equality Yet" — January - February, 2013

"The Non-End of Homphobia " — January - February, 2013

"Could the Fundamentalists Exist Without Being Motivated by Hate?" — November - December, 2012

"On the Serious Politics of Lying" — September - October, 2012

"'We Look Like Mississippi '" — July - August, 2012

"Will the Supremes Care About 'Equal Justice for All?'" — May - June, 2012

"Will 'Culture Wars' Work Again?" — March - April, 2012

"When lt Comes to Religion, Let's Keep One Resolution " — January - February, 2012

"Yes 'We' Can" — November - December , 2011

"Does Your Politician Pass the Religious Test?" — September - October, 2011

"So What Are We Going to Do About It?" — July - August, 2011

"More Believers Are Saying "It Ain't Necessarily So" — July - August, 2011

"A Movement for Real Change We Can Believe In" — May - June, 2011

"Re-Using the Religious RIght for 2112" — May - June, 2011

"Egyptian Hope; American Pessimism" — March - April, 2011

"This Generation Gap Really Matters" — January - February, 2011

"When Can a Speaker of the House Cry?" — January - February, 2011

"Why Obama Became the Religious Right-WIng's Devil" — November - December, 2010

"Will the U.S. Ever Like Educators?" — September - October, 2010

"And Now We Boycott Target?" — September - October, 2010

"Our American on Our Mind" — July - August, 2010

"Is It Gay or Is It European?" — July - August, 2010

"Watching the Church Deal with Its Sex Problems" — May - June, 2010

"Lessons from an Assassination" — May - June, 2010

"Sex Is Ruining Marriage" — March - April, 2010

"Marriage. Where Are We Now?" — January - February, 2010

"'Tis the Season of More Mythology" — November - December, 2009

"Keeping the Religious RIght-Wing Alive " — November - December, 2009

"Will What the Professionals Say Finally Matter?" — September - October, 2009

"The Place for Using and Abusing Children" — September - October, 2009

"The Violence of Right-WIng Religion" — July - August, 2009

"Is Stonewall Just Old History?" — July - August, 2009

"Are You Sure We're Not a Christian Nation?" — May - June, 2009

"An Overwhelming Sense of Victimization" — March - April, 2009

"Stop Supporting Religious Prejudice" — January - February, 2009

"Beyond 'A Day Without a Gay'" — January - February, 2009

"Marriage Equality and Everything Else " — November - December, 2008

"More Faithless-Based Initiatives " — September - October, 2008

"Who's Responsible for What They Say? " — September - October, 2008

"Target: Michelle Obama" — July - August, 2008

"We All Have Histories " — May - June, 2008

"Why Would a Nice Boy Shoot Up His School? " — March - April, 2008

"Let Them Hit Bottom " — January - February, 2008

"There's Money, Not Bigotry, in Our Genes " — November - December, 2007

"Hiding the Family Values Gang's Sexual Addictions " — September - October, 2007

"Those June Gay Lifestyle Expos " — July - August, 2007

"Virginia Tech, Don Imus, & America's Seething Anger" — May - June, 2007

"Graduating From the Accelerated 'Straight 101' Class " — March - April, 2007

"Mel White's Journey Continues " — March - April, 2007

"The Privilege of Mary Cheney" — January - February, 2007

"Marriage Amendments Threaten Religious Freedom" — July - August, 2006

"If You Permit Big Enough Lies Long Enough..." — May - June, 2006

"Why I Am Not a Democrat'" — March - April, 2006

"The Annual War of Unbelief to Sell Christmas" — January - February, 2006

"A Mandate to Teach Stupid Design'" — November - December, 2005

"Why Are Gay People the Way They Are?'" — September - October, 2005

"How to Wreck a Relationship — 'Be a Lady'" — July - August, 2005

"A Meditation on Addictive Religion" — May - June, 2005

"When Religion is an Addiction" — March - April, 2005