Tag: Golden Rule

Winchester Dodges the Issues

Over three working days ago I asked the spokesperson for Winchester Diocese a very simple question. Three days later I still haven’t had a reply, and that’s probably because the very simple question I asked strikes to the heart of

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The Religious Politics of Same-Sex Marriage

Fascinating developments in the USA where, as North Carolina comes out and votes yes on Amendment One (banning the recognition not just of gay marriage but Civil Unions in the State), President Obama comes out and declares his support for

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“As long as you don’t hurt anybody else”

It seems to me that when dealing with questions of morality, Christians have got themselves into a bit of an unBiblical muddle. Far too often in debates over sexual practice I hear the argument that goes something like this –

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Day of Truth / Silence / Golden Rule

Last year I used the Day of Truth to talk about what "post-gay" meant to me. This year I want to highlight a post Warren Throckmorton has made in connection with his campaign to emphasise the Golden Rule on the

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