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Top Posts & Pages
- The Seating Arrangement at the Last Supper
- Matthew 4:18-22: Why Did They Follow Him?
- Norman Thomas on the New Deal
- "Of Booker T. Washington and Others"
- Book Write-Up: God's Battle Plan for the Mind (Puritan Meditation)
- Scattered Ramblings on Sarcasm (With a Detour About Hell)
- II Chronicles 22
- John 21: Jesus Encourages (Not Rebukes) Peter
- Book Write-Up: Contagious Disciple Making
- Book Review: Understanding the "Imago Dei"
- Ramblings on Love, Being Loved, and Reciprocity
- The Opposite of Love Is…Indifference?
- Ramblings on Salvation and Scriptural Interpretation
- Interesting Similarities
- World Religions: The Sage and the Savior
- Free Resources for Bible Geeks
- Book Write-Up: Joy in the Night, by Don West
- Scattered Ramblings on the Second Coming of Christ
- Derek Leman on the Fig Tree and the Faith That Moves Mountains
- Book Review – Spurgeon’s Sorrows: Realistic Hope for Those Who Suffer from Depression (Zack Eswine)
Category Archives: Homosexuality
I was watching the movie Prayers for Bobby yesterday. It’s about a Christian fundamentalist mom, Mary Griffith (played by Sigourney Weaver), whose son was gay and committed suicide. After her son’s death, Mary visits the local Metropolitan Community Church, which … Continue reading
Louis Crompton. Homosexuality and Civilization. The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2003. I learned of this book from Kevin Brown’s Diglotting blog. Kevin was discussing his summer reading plans, and he said the following about Crompton’s Homosexuality and Civilization: … Continue reading
Yesterday, I was watching a debate between Christian apologist James White and Barry Lynn, a lawyer, United Church of Christ pastor, and Executive Director of the Americans United for Separation of Church and State. The debate addressed the question, “Is … Continue reading
I’d like to offer my brief comments on the Phil Robertson controversy. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, see here and here. I don’t think that Phil Robertson is a bad guy. He prayed for a woman with … Continue reading
I’ve been watching the first season of The Newsroom. It is on HBO, and it was created and is largely written by Aaron Sorkin, who gave us The West Wing. The Newsroom is about a news program, which is anchored … Continue reading
I read an interesting article yesterday in Christianity Today about the demise of Exodus International, an evangelical group that tried to help homosexuals to overcome their homosexuality. The authors had been involved in Exodus International. One of the authors, Christopher … Continue reading