Saturday, December 6th, 2008 Posted in Children/Family, From Lisa's Lookout, Politics, Social justice, pro-life/abortion | Comments Off
Lisa Severine Nolland 6 December 2008 Part I
Earlier this week the Revd Richard Cizik, chief lobbyist of the 30 million strong National Association of Evangelicals, was interviewed on National Public ... Read more..
Thursday, December 4th, 2008 Posted in Children/Family, Culture, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage, Marriage, News, Polygamy | Comments Off
Though gay-identified Ms Warren appears unaware of the latest developments --- other sexual orientations and what the emergence of the bisexual element in LGBTQ activism entails --- she is right to note that old-fashioned heterosexual polygamists are making ... Read more..
Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 Posted in Culture, Thought | Comments Off
Reviewed by Dale Soden, The Christian Century
Hat-tip David Virtue
James Wellman of the University of Washington makes a case that the Pacific Northwest might be a window into the future of Protestantism ... Read more..
Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 Posted in From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage | Comments Off
Well, good try! Our author, a partnered gay American ethicist, insists it neither can nor does (thankfully) because traditional marriage is at the root of the problem. Marriage itself needs to be ... Read more..
Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 Posted in Children/Family, Culture, Freedom Of Speech, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage, Marriage | Comments Off
From liberal Democrat David Blankenhorn
Marriage is society's most pro-child institution. In 2002 -- just moments before it became highly unfashionable to say so -- a team of researchers from ... Read more..
Monday, December 1st, 2008 Posted in AIDS, Homosexuality, News | Comments Off
This article was written by John heard for 'The Australian' on World Aids Day 1006. HIV rates continue to rise in Australia, as in other parts of the world.
Gays are ... Read more..
Monday, December 1st, 2008 Posted in Culture, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage, Gender | Comments Off
By CHARLES M. BLOW, Op-Ed Columnist, The New York Times
Hat-tip David Virtue
We now know that blacks probably didn't tip the balance for Proposition 8. Myth busted. However, the fact remains that ... Read more..
Saturday, November 29th, 2008 Posted in Apologetics, Gay Marriage, Homosexuality | Comments Off
By Melanie Menkevich, Religious Intelligence
The Church reacts to the US opinion that all Christians are "anti-gay," especially with the recent passing of proposition 8 in California, which defined marriage as ... Read more..
Thursday, November 27th, 2008 Posted in Coercion, Gay Marriage | Comments Off
By Frank Turek, Townhall.com
After the passage of Prop 8 in California, homosexuals are still howling that they don’t have “equal rights.” Hopefully, the California Supreme Court will respect the equal ... Read more..
Thursday, November 27th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church Of Canada, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage | Comments Off
By Colin Coward, Changing Attitude
The Bishop of Montreal, the Rt Revd Barry Clarke, has indicated in an interview that he will follow through with the wishes of the diocese of ... Read more..
Monday, November 24th, 2008 Posted in Coercion, Culture, Freedom Of Speech, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage, Intolerance, News | Comments Off
Dr. Albert Mohler
The passage of Proposition 8 in California has reset the table with respect to the issue of same-sex marriage. Clearly, those pushing for legalized same-sex marriage thought ... Read more..
Tuesday, November 18th, 2008 Posted in Gay Marriage | Comments Off
By Dennis Prager, FrontPage Magazine
“Gay is the new black” is one of the mottos of the movement to redefine marriage to include two people of the same sex.
The likening of ... Read more..
Monday, November 17th, 2008 Posted in Culture, Homosexuality | Comments Off
From Christian Newswire
DALLAS, November 17 /Christian Newswire/ -- The last few decades have produced some dramatic changes in the national discourse about all things sexual. With elementary school children being ... Read more..
Monday, November 17th, 2008 Posted in Culture, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage, News, youth culture | Comments Off
Rev Dr Marvin Ellison, gay ethicist and academic, provides very positive corroboration for Charles Colson's article (see here). Marvin does a good job covering his material. He rightly notes the different camps and their concerns: ... Read more..
Monday, November 17th, 2008 Posted in From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage | Comments Off
An excerpt from a classic taken from the archives of Christianity Today: Charles Colson: Why not gay marriage? 28 October 1996
If people believe marriage is just an invention, then they will feel ... Read more..
Saturday, November 15th, 2008 Posted in Coercion, Gay Marriage, Religious Liberty | Comments Off
From The Local (Hat Tip: IMaPP)
As Sweden moves closer to a same-sex marriage law, Left Party leader Lars Ohly wants to include a provision to force pastors to wed gay couples.
All ... Read more..
Saturday, November 15th, 2008 Posted in Marriage | Comments Off
By Jennifer Roback Morse, National Review (Hat Tip: Stand Firm)
I can hardly believe the campaign for Proposition 8, the California Marriage Amendment, is over and that we won. I will miss ... Read more..
Friday, November 7th, 2008 Posted in Homosexuality | No Comments »
By George Conger, Religious Intelligence
The Bishop of Los Angeles has challenged California voters who backed the successful ballot initiative to ban gay marriage to examine their consciences and banish their ignorance ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 5th, 2008 Posted in Gay Marriage | No Comments »
From LA Times
After losing at the polls, gay-rights advocates filed a legal challenge today in California Supreme Court to Proposition 8, a long-shot effort that the measure's supporters called an ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 5th, 2008 Posted in Homosexuality, pro-life/abortion | No Comments »
From Christian Newswire
Peter LaBarbera, President of Americans For Truth about Homosexuality, issued the following statement on the election of Barack Obama:
We at Americans For Truth join millions of pro-life and ... Read more..