I miss a lot of it. I still work closely with the Church. I still have family in the Church. I think that they need to move on gay and lesbian issues, and I keep those channels of communication open in hopes that we can understand each other better and create that change. … I feel like it is a religion that has shown an ability to change with the times and I hope they do so on gay and lesbian issues. Because they’ve hurt a lot of young people in this country. They hurt me with the words I heard in the church on Sundays. And I think with understanding, it can [change].
— Screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, on the Mormon Church.