Religion has frequently been utilized to put down the LGBT people group.

Be that as it may, at a pride march this previous end of the week in Marikina, a city only east of the Phillipines' capital of Manila, a gathering of Christians accumulated to state something other than what's expected --- I'm sad.

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Individuals from the Church of Freedom in Christ Ministries remained at the fundamental passage of the procession holding signs that offered expressions of remorse for how the LGBT people group has been dealt with by Christians.

"We're here to apologize for the ways that we as Christians have hurt the LGBT people group", pennants read. A portion of the signs had more individual opinions. "Would we be able to embrace you?", one man's expressed.

As indicated by march goer Kohlin Lallabban, numerous took the gathering up on the offer. Lallabban said that "it was so bona fide and a large portion of us got mournful when we saw them".

The showing was a piece of the congregation's "I'm Sorry" battle, through which individuals try to apologize in the interest of their kindred Christians for the way scriptural works have been utilized against the LGBT people group. In an announcement on its Facebook page, the congregation expressed, "we needn't bother with the acknowledgment of individuals yet the inspiring reaction of the individuals who acknowledged our genuine conciliatory sentiments rouses and urges us to keep doing this mission of our congregation".

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Lallaban thinks the demonstration implies an excellent add up to the Filipino LGBT people group, which has frequently been inconsistent with the country's intensely Catholic culture. "It was simply so enabling to have that sort of help from the plain individuals who evaded us away".