Why Australians need more debate about the consequences of redefining marriage

Sep 26, 2016 by

by Lyle Shelton, Australian Christian Lobby: It was disappointing to see the Shadow Attorney General assert that same-sex marriage posed no threat to other peoples’ freedoms, Australian Christian Lobby Managing Director Lyle Shelton said today. “Sadly the idea that redefining marriage and freedom for those who disagreed were “unrelated” had no basis in reality both overseas and here in Australia. Mr Dreyfus made the comments the Freedom for Faith conference in Melbourne yesterday. “There is a...

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Bishops of Native American Anglicans in Canada respond to ACOC vote on same-sex relationships

Sep 24, 2016 by

A Statement by the Bishops Mark MacDonald, Lydia Mamakwa, and Adam Halkett We are writing to the Church and our communities in light of the General Synod’s decision to take the first steps towards the changing of the marriage canon. As we wrote to the commission and stated at the Synod, we do not agree with the decision and believe that it puts our communities in a difficult place in regards to our relation and community with the Anglican Church of Canada. This statement was requested by an...

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The toxic fumes of democracy

Sep 23, 2016 by

by Michael Cook, MercatorNet: One of the strongest arguments against a plebiscite on same-sex marriage in Australia is the psychological torment that it will inflict upon the LGBT community. Opposition leader Bill Shorten has declared that it will be “a taxpayer-funded platform for homophobia”. And Senator Penny Wong, a lesbian mother-of-two, has said: “I don’t oppose a plebiscite because I doubt the good sense of the Australian people. I oppose a plebiscite because I do not want my...

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Same-Sex Marriage vs. the Real Thing: A Gay Man’s View of the Big Picture

Sep 19, 2016 by

by Doug Mainwaring, Public Discourse: We are engaged in an epic spiritual battle. Up until now, I’ve used only secular arguments involving logic, reason, and experience to address the issue of same-sex marriage. That’s how I first came to think about the issue. But as I explained at Public Discourse last year, once I began thinking, reasoning, and examining my life, an extraordinary thing happened: I couldn’t stop. Reason led me to acknowledge natural law, which led me to begin rejecting some...

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Next Up: Legalization of Incest, Necrophilia, Pedophilia, Zoophilia and More

Sep 13, 2016 by

by Bethany Blankley, Charisma: By destroying the institution of marriage, the “gay rights” LBGQTI movement made possible the extension of similar “legal rights” for other “lifestyle choices,” including zoophilia, consanguinamorous relationships, necrophilia, pedophilia, polygamy, and every other “fluid” sexual preference or identification—including sologamy and trans-polyamorous relationships. Efforts to normalize sex with animals as an accepted...

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Over 1 Million Mexicans Protest Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

Sep 13, 2016 by

by Joseph Pelletier, Church Militant: Over 1 million Mexicans took to the streets across the country to voice their support for traditional marriage and reject the government’s call for recognition of same-sex “marriage.” In a string of simultaneous protests held Saturday in more than six Mexican states, natives of the traditionally Catholic nation challenged the push from the government of Pres. Enrique Peña Nieto, a self-described Catholic, to enshrine gay...

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