New same-sex parenting study: more anger, irritation

Apr 29, 2016 by

by Mark Regnerus, MercatorNet: A new study of 6-to-17-year-old children of female same-sex households has been rushed to publication and is now making the rounds at the typical outlets, which are proclaiming that now the social science here is truly, genuinely, totally, finally settled. The problem is that the study doesn’t really accomplish anything near what its adoring fans claim it does. In fact, it all but undermines their wish for consensus. Here’s what the new study claims: “No...

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Bishop Alan Wilson to speak at conference in Cayman Islands

Apr 5, 2016 by

Bishop to speak on religion and homosexuality. from Cayman News Service. The Right Reverend Dr Alan Wilson will be one of the key speakers at a free conference this summer focusing on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues, where he will speak on the topic of religion and homosexuality. Professor Emeritus Eugenio Raúl Zaffaroni, Justice of the Inter American Court of Human Rights, will address the conference on the decriminalisation of homosexuality. The 7th Queering Paradigms...

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Freedom to change your life: why the Government shouldn’t ban “Reparative Therapy”

Apr 5, 2016 by

by Walt Heyer, Public Discourse. […] The freedom of people with same-sex attractions to exercise their civil rights is under siege by legal bullies who hate redeemed and restored lives. The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and two other groups are out to crush the civil rights of those who desperately desire therapy. On February 24, the SPLC and other LGBT organizations filed a formal complaint with the Federal Trade Commission designed to silence People Can Change (PCC), an organization...

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‘Gay cure’? Christians debate…

Apr 4, 2016 by

Does Living Out support ‘gay cure’ or ‘conversion therapy’?, from Living Out website   Core Issues Trust comments on Living Out’s repudiation of therapeutic support for goals of clients who experience unwanted same sex attractions   Living Out say no to ‘gay cure’ therapies: Core Issues Trust responds, a summary by Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream   Professor Robert Gagnon: “Why Christians should not throw reparative therapy under the bus”, Joseph Nicolosi website...

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Living Out say no to ‘gay cure’ therapies: Core Issues Trust responds

Mar 31, 2016 by

By Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream. Living Out was launched in 2013 as a voice for a viewpoint not often heard at that time in the debate among Christians about homosexuality. It is led by a group of evangelical men, open about their own same-sex attraction, and committed to the authority of Scripture and conviction that the Bible teaches clearly the place for sex only in heterosexual marriage. The Living Out website features articles on how to live as a Christian with homosexual feelings,...

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World’s largest psychiatrist org condemns treatment for unwanted gay attractions

Mar 30, 2016 by

By Steve Weatherbe, LifeSite: The World Psychiatric Association has joined many national psychotherapy bodies in Europe and North America in condemning any psychotherapies claiming to reduce or eliminate homosexual attraction in clients. But prominent Canadian psychiatrist Joseph Berger says the WPA statement represents a political position unsupported by science and groups such as the Alliance for Therapeutic Choice and Scientific Integrity argue that people who want to reduce their...

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