Tag: Sexual Expression

Two thoughts from the Sermon on the Mount

First, Julie Rogers has been thinking about identity and sexuality. Toward the end of my time speaking with Exodus, I started publicly saying I was “gay”. I didn’t plan on using that label to describe my experience, but it came

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An Exodus from Exodus?

Recent weeks have seen some interesting developments at Exodus, the umbrella organisation for groups working with men and women who have unwanted same-sex attraction (USSA). Following Alan Chamber’s appearance at the Gay Christian Network conference where when asked directly an

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4Thought.TV Covers Transgender Issues

Last week, the short religious slot on Channel 4 that covers the 7pm news featured seven interviews around the area of trans-genderism. As usual with these slots there were seven vignettes of people with differing experiences and opinions. It’s not

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More on Transgender Issues

In response the Susannah’s comment on a previous post, here’s what I had to say about my current approach to transsexualism. I have to be totally open and honest with you (and my other readers) at this point and admit

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Debating Homosexuality

I’ve just put the following comment on the Covenant Blog thread which I discussed earlier: I cannot imagine what standard conservative language does to LBGT people. Is there any way to state the conservative position *without* offending? I would want

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A coherent, biblical, pro-gay theology of sex?

Andrew and Giles Goddard (no relation) have been engaged in a series of online discussions on homosexuality. The latest missive from Andrew to Giles is interesting because Andrew has deliberately upped the ante and challenged Giles to reply with a

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