In this special sneak peek clip of this week’s Super Soul Sunday special, Nate Berkus talks to Oprah Winfrey about sitting his father down and explaining to him that being gay is not a choice.
“The truth of the matter is… that being gay is the way that I was born,” says Nate. “I believe this to the core of my being. I would never choose something to make my life complicated. I said, ‘Dad, we’re never going to have a relationship — a real relationship — unless you believe me and I know that you believe me and act accordingly.'”
Keep watching below to find out more about that heart-to-heart conversation, then tune in Sunday. As even our nation’s views on LGBT rights and issues continue to change, what are your thoughts? Share them with us below on the message board after watching.
Watch the first part of Oprah’s interview with Nate Berkus Sunday, February 10, at 11 a.m. ET/PT on OWN. You can also join our worldwide simulcast on Oprah.com or Facebook.com/SuperSoulSunday.