LDS Resources for Same-Sex Attraction


Man-05Below is a list of helpful resources to understand and address the issue of same-sex attraction (also called same-gender attraction, homosexuality, gay, and lesbian). Some are resources from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the “Mormons”) and others are community resources.

LDS Church Resources


Community Resources

  • North Star ( is a community of Latter-day Saints dealing with issues surrounding homosexual attraction who desire to live in harmony with the teachings of Jesus Christ and the doctrines and values of the Church. The Voices of Hope series provides video testimonies and written essays that document the voices of thousands of Latter-day Saints who are faithfully dealing with same-sex attraction.
  • Evergreen International  This nonprofit organization provided direction and support to Latter-day Saint (Mormon) men and women who want to diminish their same-sex attraction and free themselves from homosexual behavior. It was also a resource to family and friends, professional counselors, and religious leaders. Evergreen merged with North Star in January 2014. See the North Star entry above.
  • For Gay Mormons” video from the YouTube channel “Understanding Mormonism.”