LDS Church. Sunstone Education Foundation, Inc. Expressions and identities for sexuality and gender are "separate, but related" aspects of a person  and stem from similar biological origins. While shifts in sexuality can and do occur for some people, it is unethical to focus professional treatment on an assumption that a change in sexual orientation will or must occur. Relation to gender identity, sexual orientation and neuropsychiatric disorders".
Prayer Devotions Bible Biblical canon. Archived from the original on July 19, The church has also taught that homosexual behavior distorts loving relationships,  undermines the divinely created institution of the family  and can become an addiction. Addiction,  masturbation,  pornography,  family dysfunction,    smothering mother,  distant or weak father,   sexual abuse,   selfishness,  speaking about it,  gender non-conforming dress or behavior .
Religion and LGBT people.