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By Laura Jones On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
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Methodist leaders head to Florida, gay marriage and homosexuality a hot topic

United Methodist Church leaders will gather in Florida today to discuss church business including the highly divided top of  the church’s stance on homosexuality.    photo Julyo based on work by Gilbert Baker, More...

By Laura Jones On Friday, June 6th, 2014
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Southern Baptists vote to keep gay supporting pastor, David Cortez, ‘Third Way’ church

A Southern Baptist church in California voted to keep Pastor Danny Cortez of New Heart Community Church despite his change in beliefs to support homosexuality after his son revealed he was gay. Baptist Pastor Danny More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 5th, 2014
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Joel Osteen dodges a stance on gay marriage, ‘not my core message’

Pastor Joel Osteen dodged an opportunity to speak on the issue of gay marriage, not wanting his ministry to be defined by stance on the topic. Marc Lamont Hill of HuffPost Live asked whether gay marriage is “against More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
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Judge rules to allow gay adoption against the request of the parents

Britain’s sneior judge ruled against biological parents this week, allowing a gay couple to adopt a child, despite the request to honor their religious preferences. The parents, who are a Slovakian Catholic More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
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Royal College of Psychiatrists: People are not born gay, conversion therapy is still ‘harmful’

The Royal College of Psychiatrists has changed its position on the causes and nature of same-sex attraction. While they note the impact of “childhood experiences,” they stand opposed to therapy to explore More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, June 1st, 2014
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Kymberley Lucas murders toddler, mentions test of Abraham in Bible in note

God’s test of Abraham may have been what planted the thought in a Florida woman’s mind to murder her former gay partner’s two children and attempt to kill herself. Elliana Lucas-Jamason Kymberley More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 29th, 2014
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Wisconsin school district ‘apologizes’ for showing pro-gay marriage video

A controversial video promoting same-sex marriage has angered parents with students attending a Wisconsin high school. Craig High School’s Gay-Straight Alliance showed “Kids React to Gay Marriage,” More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
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Nebraska Supreme Court to Hear Oral Arguments in Same-Sex Divorce Lawsuit

PRESS RELEASE: The case will decide whether Nebraska courts can grant divorce or dissolution in a same-sex “marriage” lawfully entered into in another state, as the Nebraska State Constitution states, “Only More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
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California bill to end ‘mother and father’ on birth certificates moves forward

A California bill, AB 1951, that allows gay parents to identify as “parent” instead of “mother” or “father” on birth certificates was passed by the state assembly by a vote 51-13. The bill also allows More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, May 26th, 2014
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Dan Fitzpatrick, Michigan councilman, compares gays, preventing bans to Nazism

From Saginaw, Michigan comes a shocking story of a local councilman who compared the pressure to pass a measure preventing discrimination against homosexuals to Nazism. Anti-gay protest carrying sign making comparisons More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Florida Rep Charles Van Zant won’t back off statement Common Core making kids gay

A Florida lawmaker attempted to link Common Core in Florida to children becoming gay and now stands behind that comment. Think Progress posted a video of the Florida State Rep. Charles Van Zant: “Please, go on More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Oregon Judge rules gay marriage ban is unconstitutional

Homosexual couples in Oregon were immediately permitted access to marriage licenses in the state after a judge ruled that the gay marriage ban was unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Michael McShane ruled that More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
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UK City Council ‘demanded’ churches to perform gay weddings, not apologizes

United Kingdom: An Essex County Council contacted all of the churces in the county informing that they must “with immediate effect,” they “must” be licensed to “conduct same sex marriages.” Now officials More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, May 18th, 2014
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‘How To Train Your Dragon 2’ will have gay character ‘come out’

It wasn’t disney, but the first gay character in a children’s film arrives this summer. ParaNorman featured a gay character, but the much larger scale How to Train Your Dragon 2 will indeed have a character More...

By Laura Jones On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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HGTV cancels ‘Flip It Forward’: hosts’ biblical views are ‘anti-gay,’ Ellen DeGeneres’ show set for 2015

HGTV has pulled reality series Flip It Forward allegedly because the hosts of the show, brothers David and Jason Benham, are part of a family supporting the pro-life movement and traditional marriage. The network More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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Hawaii ends legal battles by officially recognizing same-sex marriage rights

Hawaii will no longer defend a law that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman, five months after the state legalized same-sex marriage, state officials said on Monday. Photo/Fibonacci Blue via wikimedia More...

By Laura Jones On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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Oasis Trust ousgted by UK’s Evangelical Alliance over ‘gay marriage’ stance

The London-based ministry Oasis Trust has been ejected as a member in good standing from the United Kingdom’s largest evangelical oversight organization. The Evangelical Alliance UK discontinued the membership More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, May 5th, 2014
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Muslim rapper Ismo, Ismael Houllich, hates ‘Jews more than the Nazis’

A muslim Dutch rap singer has released a music video in which he rants against Jews and gays and recites the lyric, “I hate those f***ing Jews more than the Nazis.” The Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) news service More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, April 28th, 2014
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Franklin Graham: homosexual can go to heaven, through repentance

The Rev. Franklin Graham recently participated in an ABC News panel discussion on the religious right and mainstream American views, along with Russell More, Ralph Reed and Cokie Roberts. During the discussion, More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, April 27th, 2014
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Jars of Clay frontman Dan Haseltine shocks Christian fans with gay marriage support

Beginning on Tuesday, April 21st, Dan Haseltine, front man for the popular Christian band Jars of Clay, took to Twitter to announce his apparent support for same-sex “marriage.” The tweets came all More...



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