Tag: Environmental Factors

Changing Attitude Misrepresent the Kirk Sexuality Report

In the latest blog post from Changing Attitude, the penultimate paragraph makes the following assertion. The Church of Scotland’s General Assembly meeting on Monday held a significant debate on questions relating to ministers in same-sex relationships and also with regard

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Christians and Caesar – Engaging with Issues of Equality

I’ve not blogged a lot on the Equality Bill currently going through the UK Parliament, mainly because I haven’t had much to say. There’s also very good coverage on Thinking Anglicans (and very poor opinion in the comments) which is

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Some thoughts on Reparative Therapy

Jay has some interesting things to say in response to this weekend’s conference: It’s a rather odd subject, really. If I had to sum it up easily, I think I’d say that the majority of SSA men and women I’ve

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So why *is* John Barrowman gay?

Well, as I wrote last week, The Making of Me attempted to find out. If you haven’t seen it yet, click on this link to watch it in the BBC iplayer. What did I think? Well all in all it

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Two New Studies point towards complicated nature / nurture mix

Two new studies on the origins of sexual orientation have been released in the past few days. The first is a twin study for which the abstract is as follows: There is still uncertainty about the relative importance of genes

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