Faith and Hate Don’t Mix

Maggie Bowyer
2 min readJun 7, 2022
Photo by Ronaldo de Oliveira on Unsplash

I will never understand the Christians who are bigots.

They say we are all created in, God’s image. If that is true, then aren’t LGBTQ+ people, BIPOC, unhoused people, really everyone, created in God’s image?

If that’s true, then doesn’t God transcend gender? Why do we always refer to God as “He” or “Father” when God very often embodies motherly characteristics? When women are also created in…

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Maggie Bowyer

Freelance writer. UNGODLY, WHEN I BLEED: POEMS ABOUT ENDOMETRIOSIS and more