Justin R. Cannon is the founding director of Inclusive Orthodoxy (InclusiveOrthodoxy.org), an affirming outreach ministry to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans Christians centered on his study The Bible, Christianity, & Homosexuality. He is also the founder of Rainbow Christians (RainbowChristians.com), an online personals site for LGBT Christians.
Justin graduated from Earlham College where he received his B.A. in French and Francophone Studies. During his studies at Earlham College, he served on the editorial board for The Earlham Literary Magazine and started up the school's poetry appreciation group, Poetheads Anonymous.
At the time of this publication, he is a student at Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley, California, where he is working on completing his Master of Divinity and pursuing his call to priesthood in the Episcopal Church.