'For there are eunuchs who have been so from birth and there are eunuchs who have been made eunuchs by others, and there are eunuchs who have made themselves eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. Let anyone accept this who can' - Matthew 19:12
Throughout history and sacred texts, there are references to transgender communities, including in the Christian Bible. In some countries, the transgender population is honoured but in many others, transgender people are persecuted, mutilated, and murdered.
Did you know that Aboriginal people refer to their transgender community as Sistergirls and Brotherboys?