Ed Team

Christian TV host comes out

Filed By Ed Team | April 19, 2008 7:03 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Azariah Southworth, Christian beliefs, coming out of the closet, tv

"This has been a long time coming. I'm in a place where I'm at peace with my faith, friends, family and more importantly myself. I know this will end my career in Christian television, but I must now live my life openly and honestly with everyone. This is my reason for doing this. I know I will be cut off from many within the Christian community, and if so, then they didn't get the point of the life of Christ. I believe by me living my life honestly and authentically now, I am able to be a better person and a better Christian. We all know there are so many other gay people in the Christian industry; they're just all scared. I was scared, but now I'm no longer afraid."

-- Azariah Southworth, host of Christian TV show The Remix.


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