What’s wrong with a permanent, faithful, stable same-sex sexual relationship?

Oct 16, 2016 by

by Ed Shaw, Living Out: The truest vision of life I know is that bird in the Venerable Bede that flutters from the dark into a lighted hall, and after a while flutters out again into the dark…It is something – it can be everything – to have found a fellow bird with whom you can sit among the rafters while the drinking and boasting and reciting and fighting go on below; a fellow bird whom you can look after and find bugs and seeds for; one who will patch your bruises and...

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LGBT Group Threatens University Over Report That Science Doesn’t Show People Are Born Gay, Transgender

Oct 14, 2016 by

by Leonardo Blair, Christian Post: The Human Rights Campaign, America’s largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, has threatened to penalize Johns Hopkins University if it does not denounce a report from two of the institution’s scholars which concludes that there is little scientific evidence that people are born gay or transgender. In the special report for The New Atlantis titled Sexuality and Gender: Findings from the Biological,...

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Findings from the New Atlantis Report on Sexuality and Gender

Oct 7, 2016 by

by Albert Mohler, CBMW.org: I would like to draw your attention to one of the most important research events in recent history, and that is the publication in the Fall 2016 issue of the New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology and Society, of a special report on sexuality and gender, subtitled, “Findings from the Biological, Psychological, and Social Sciences.” The authors of the study are Lawrence S. Mayer and Paul R. McHugh. Mayer is an epidemiologist and also someone who is trained in...

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PrEP: a flawed prevention strategy for HIV/AIDS

Oct 6, 2016 by

by Peter Saunders, MercatorNet: The High Court of the United Kingdom recently that the National Health Service in England can fund a drug that can reduce the chance of people catching HIV whilst engaging in high-risk sexual activities. NHS England had previously argued that local municipal councils should provide PrEP (“pre-exposure prophylaxis”) as “health prevention” is their responsibility. But Mr Justice Green said that NHS England had “erred” and that both it and the local authorities...

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Critiquing the LGBT agenda

Sep 29, 2016 by

by Michael Cook, MercatorNet: Here is a summary of the main points of a recent article in The New Atlantis about LGBT issues. (We reported its publication last month.) If you don’t have the time to read the 144-page report, invest two minutes in this video. Read NOM report here...

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Same-Sex Attraction: Is Celibacy Sufficient To Qualify For Christian Ministry?

Sep 22, 2016 by

by John Stevens: Controversy was caused a couple of weeks ago when it was announced that the Church of England had appointed a gay bishop who admits that he is “in a relationship” but maintains sexual celibacy. Reactions to this news by evangelicals has been varied. Some have stated that the appointment is a “dangerous” step, especially in the light of the “facilitated conversations” about homosexuality that are taking place within the church. Others have taken the view that his sexual...

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