There’s nothing like this pure theology that came from God. Our understanding of sexuality and religion is actually socially constructed and influenced by so many cultural factors. It is only a matter of perspective

Field Education Director of Jakarta Thelogical Semniary

Stephen Suleeman

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Rev. Stephen Suleeman is a strong ally of the LGBTI movement in Indonesia, responsible for introducing sexuality studies in the formal education of new pastors and theologians in Jakarta. He is the coordinator of a Field Education Program that sends students to LGBTI organizations in Indonesia and Singapore to learn about humanity and tolerance. He notes that after their experience in the Programme, his colleagues and pastors are increasingly more open to dialogue with, and more accepting of LGBTI persons.

Want to contact Stephen? Write an email to Gabriel (gabriel@notonlyvoices.org) and he will facilitate communication.

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