Anti-Terror Legislation will be used against teachers who oppose same-sex marriage

Aug 4, 2015 by

From Archbishop Cranmer: The Extremism Bill seeks to extend the powers of government and law enforcement agencies to confront and neuter what they perceive to constitute ‘extremism’. One of its provisions is ‘Extremism Disruption Orders’, which are designed to prevent individuals engaging in extremist behaviour – violent or non-violent. There have been a number of concerns raised about the rather nebulous definition of ‘non-violent extremism'; after all, wasn’t Jesus something of an extremist?...

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‘Fidelity in marriage is the best thing for society’

Jul 30, 2015 by

From The Christian Institute: A Christian minister and politician has defended the sanctity of marriage in a discussion about infidelity on national television. Revd George Hargreaves, former leader of the Christian Party, stressed that there are “consequences” for people who have an affair. He was speaking after Ashley Madison, a website that facilitates extra-marital affairs worldwide, was targeted by cyber-hackers who are threatening to reveal the identities of its members. ’Crazy’ During a...

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Standing Fast for Faith, Family and Freedom

Jul 26, 2015 by

by Bill Muehlenberg, CultureWatch: As I have documented now in hundreds of articles and various books, the things we hold most near and dear are under ferocious attack. Christianity, marriage and family, and liberty are all being threatened big time. And one of the greatest threats is coming from the militant homosexual lobby. They are relentless in their attempts to squash all three. Although small in number, they make up for it in loudness of voice, a compliant media, coercion, and a...

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Commentators: Pro-marriage supporters at risk of ‘extremist’ label

Jul 25, 2015 by

From C4M: Dear marriage supporter,We’ve been getting in touch with supporters in recent weeks to explain how the Government’s plans for Extremism Disruption Orders (EDOs) would jeopardise the free speech of those who advocate traditional marriage.More and more media commentators are also beginning to recognise the reality of these concerns. Writing in The Daily Telegraph, Brendan O’Neill and Philip Johnston specifically identified those who do not support same-sex marriage as at risk of being...

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Defining Marriage

Jul 16, 2015 by

By Christopher Wolfe, Public Discourse: It is important to hold up the truth about marriage for everyone to see. The first step of explaining, defending, and teaching marriage is defining it. Now that the Supreme Court has taken the decision about same-sex marriage out of the hands of the American people, those of us who believe in marriage have to think about the long-term effort to restore a true understanding of marriage in our nation. The first step is to clarify what marriage is so that...

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Texas Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Launch Coalition

Jul 15, 2015 by

By Krystina Martinez, Kera News: In Dallas, a group of pastors and conservative activists launched what they called an effort to create “mass civil disobedience” in protest of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision to legalize same-sex marriage. They’re calling their coalition Real Marriage: One Man/One Woman for Life. Psychotherapist David Pickup is affiliated with a group called Children’s Center for Healthy Gender and Sexuality. “We’re bringing back America to itself, which means...

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