Can Same-Sex Marriage Really Reduce Teen Suicide?

Feb 24, 2017 by

by Mark Regnerus, Public Discourse: The legalization of same-sex marriage may be associated with a short-term emotional bump for youth who identify as sexual minorities, but it is not a robust, long-term panacea for the emotional struggles of teenagers. A study appearing in the “online first”...

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Marriage is the answer for committed heterosexual couples

Feb 22, 2017 by

by Harry Benson, The Conservative Woman: In my family, we have an expression: “WAM”. It means “What About Me” and is usually lobbed in the direction of whichever one of our children is claiming unfair treatment. Actually as parents we try really hard to be fair. But “WAM” reminds them to make the...

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Marine Le Pen pledges to end same-sex marriage

Feb 20, 2017 by

by Emily Chan, Mailonline: French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has pledged to end same-sex marriage, despite gaining support from the country’s gay voters. The far-right leader said she would abolish same-sex marriage in a long list of 144 pledges released this week. President...

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A foolish man builds his church on fudge. Take note, Justin

Feb 19, 2017 by

by Rod Liddle, The Times: […] The General Synod of the Church of England voted not to “take note” of a massively long and hugely expensive report from the bishops that decided gay marriage was probably not quite on at the moment, all things considered… …So now there will be...

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“I feel bullied for being same-sex attracted and faithful to the teaching of Jesus on marriage”

Feb 17, 2017 by

by Sam Allberry, Evangelical Focus: One of the voices in debate at the General Synod was Sam Allberry, a pastor in Maidenhead (UK), member of the group “Living Out” and author of the book “Is God anti-gay?” He shared his own experience as a man with homosexual feelings. “I am same-sex attracted...

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I’m a bleeding-heart liberal cleric –but the Church of England must not accept gay marriage

Feb 15, 2017 by

by George Pitcher, Telegraph: This week sweethearts of the same sex were able to exchange Valentine cards purchased, for the first time, from that bellwether of Middle England’s tastes, Sainsbury’s. And on Wednesday the General Synod of the Church of England meets and will be asked, inter alia, to...

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