Savannah, a 13 year old girl living with her parents in Utah belonging to the Mormon community, became the center of a scandal after the Sunday service has admitted that she is a lesbian.
During this service all present were invited to share their feelings and thoughts with the community, coming to the microphone. When Savannah said that does not consider itself a sinner, and her sexual orientation «is as much a feature of her personality, like freckles», she turned off the microphone and ordered to return to the site.
According to mother Savannah, Heather Kester, which does not belong to the Mormon community, although her husband and daughter brought up in the bosom of the Church of Jesus Christ of latter day Saints, girl, returning to the bench, burst into tears.
The leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of latter-day Saints repeatedly in recent years have reminded that gay sex violates the fundamental doctrine of the faith of the Mormons. However, in the Mormon community there are different views on the relationship between people of the same sex.
According to The Telegraph, Heather Kester believes that her daughter, in his speech hoped to support adolescents belonging to the LGBT community, and not having the courage to admit it.
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