Same Sex Debate

Co-Ed Scouting Move is Latest Strike in 'War on Boyhood,' Says Leadership Champion

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/25/2018 12:15:05 PM
'Struggling' boys continue to lose out when their unique needs are overlooked, warns Trail Life USA CEO Mark Hancock  Contact: Adam McManus, 210-373-7499, amcmanus@inchristcommunications.com BELTON, S.C., April 25, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The leader of a boys-only outdoor adventure program has warned of the consequences of what he says is the latest strike in the "war on boyhood."Photo: Trail Life USA CEO Mark HancockTrail Life USA CEO Mark Hancock spoke out after Source: InChrist Communications

Olympic Committee Clamps Down on Transgender Athletes

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/22/2018 8:37:01 PM
Contact: 4 Winds USA, 608-469-7956 MADISON, Wisc., April 23, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Sunday Times is reporting that the International Olympic Committee is going to lower testosterone levels for women to five nanamoles, down from ten. This will make it tougher for transgenders who are now able to compete with a ten nanamoles limit. Intersex athletes competing in the women's 400 meters through the 800 meters will be tested for testosterone, reversing the current policy of no test Source: 4 WINDS USA

Christophobes Attack Chick-Fil-A

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/19/2018 9:09:04 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, April 19, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the latest example of Christophobia: It is the fastest growing phobia in the nation. Christophobia. To be sure, the fear of Christians is not overcoming America, but it has unquestionably overcome a large swath of non-believers, or those who profess no religious belief. Within this segment of th Source: Catholic League

Loopholes Invite Student Sexual Abuse

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/19/2018 6:02:00 AM
Contact: Mat Staver, 407-875-1776, Liberty@LC.org   ORLANDO, Fla., April 19, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Before today's kindergarteners graduate from high school, around 4.5 million students in America will experience sexual abuse at the hands of a school employee. After more research, Liberty Counsel discovered that the laws in 43 states have exemptions from obscenity laws that permit sexually explicit materials in schools that can facilitate this kind of misbehavior. These laws Source: Liberty Counsel

AFTAH's Peter LaBarbera Joins MassResistance, Leading Grassroots Pro-Family Group Fighting LGBTQ Agenda

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/13/2018 10:01:00 AM
Contact: Peter LaBarbera, Americans For Truth About Homosexuality, 312-324-3787; americansfortruth@gmail.com CHICAGO, April 13, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Peter LaBarbera, founder and president of Americans For Truth About Homosexuality (AFTAH.org), issued the following statement today on joining the Boston-based pro-family organization MassResistance (MR) as assistant director. AFTAH, based in Chicago, will continue to exist as an independent organization producing no-holds-barred e Source: Americans for Truth

Does Facebook Hate Catholics?

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/13/2018 5:25:00 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, April 13, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the testimony of Facebook chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg before the Senate Commerce and Judiciary Committee on April 10 and the House Energy and Commerce Committee on April 11: Sen. Ted Cruz informed Facebook chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg that his company "has blocked over two do Source: Catholic League

Marquette University Betrays Catholic Identity with LGBT Pride Prom

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/10/2018 5:13:01 AM
Contact: John Ritchie, TFP Student Action, 717-225-7147 ext 229 MILWAUKEE, Wis., April 10, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- "Promoting a Pride Prom for those tempted by a lustful lifestyle is like promoting drugs for those who suffer from a drug addiction," said TFP Student Action Director, John Ritchie. Young Catholics with Tradition, Family and Property (TFP) have collected more than 18,500 signatures, urging Marquette to cancel its upcoming Pride Prom at the Jesuit-run campus on April 14 Source: TFP Student Action

Major Marathons Approve Men Competing as Women

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/10/2018 4:01:00 AM
Contact: 4 WINDS, 608-469-7956 MADISON, Wis., April 10, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Boston, Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, and London marathons will allow transgenders to compete without hormone therapy or re-assignment surgery. The following is a statement from 4 Winds Christian Athletics President Steve McConkey: "The LGBT movement is expanding in sports. In 2003, we were the only ones standing against the Olympic Committee for allowing transgenders in the Olympics. From there, Source: 4 Winds Christian Athletics

IRD Attends Red Lynchburg 'Revival' Hosted by Red Letter Christians

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/7/2018 4:37:05 AM
"Growing up in a Pentecostal church, I attended many revivals where the Good News of what Jesus has done and continues to do for us was shared and lost souls were saved. But Red Letter Christians' 'revival' offers more condemnation than the hope of Jesus." -- IRD's Chelsen Vicari Contact: Chelsen Vicari, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 540-239-2170 cell, cvicari@theird.org LYNCHBURG, Va., April 7, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Evangelical Left activist Shane Claibo Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

STD Rates Hit Record High

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/6/2018 9:40:02 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, April 6, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the latest data on sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has declared April to be STD Awareness Month. The latest data show that "STDs are at a record high." Chlamydia is the most common STD; there was a 5 percent Source: Catholic League

Catholics Plan Public Protest Over Holy Cross Professor's 'Drag King' Jesus Blasphemy

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/4/2018 5:50:00 AM
Contact: Robert Ritchie, 717-309-1990 WORCESTER, Mass., April 4, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- A firestorm of outrage erupted over blasphemous claims made by Prof. Tat Siong Benny Liew, chair of New Testament Studies at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, that Jesus was an erotic "drag king." Catholic laity from across Massachusetts plan to gather in front of Holy Cross on Saturday, April 7, at 11:00 AM for a Rosary of Reparation, and to deliver a faith-filled messa Source: TFP

So-called Christian Donation Processing Firm Caves to LGBT Demands and Dumps Christian Ministry, Placing Other Ministry Clients at Same Risk

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/4/2018 1:35:00 AM
Contact: Campaign for Children and Families, 916-265-5650 SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 4, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- A leading pro-family organization in California is warning churches and ministries not to do business with Ministry Brands, an online donation processing service that dumps ministries that are biblically opposed to homosexuality and transsexuality. In 2017, while Campaign for Children and Families (CCF) was in the midst of leading opposition to radical "sex change" bills in Source: SaveCalifornia.com

LGBT Activists Vow to Shut Down Christian Ministry, 'Your Faith be Damned'

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/3/2018 9:24:01 AM
No longer content with widespread acceptance, activists are fighting to eliminate any program aimed at helping those struggling with same-sex attraction or gender identityContact: Don Otis, 719-275-7775OKLAHOMA CITY, April 3, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- "The level of hatred and bullying is not like anything we've seen," says Stephen Black, who lived as a gay man for 8 years, over 35 years ago, and now Executive Director of First Stone Ministries is in the crosshairs of gay activ Source: Veritas Communications

Bill Attacking Pastors & Counselors Before Committee in California

Same-Sex / Gender Identity4/3/2018 2:45:00 AM
California to Outlaw Speech   Contact: Karen England, Capitol Resource Institute, 916-212-5607, KEngland@capitolresource.org SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 3, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- A California Legislator has gone too far. Assemblyman Evan Low introduced AB 2943, a bill that would outlaw speech.Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) states,  "At its core, AB 2943 outlaws speech, whether offered by a licensed counselor, a best-selling author, or even a minister o Source: Capitol Resource Institute

California Lawmakers: Faith Practices can be Punished as Fraud

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/29/2018 4:58:02 AM
Contact: Brad Dacus, Pacific Justice Institute, 916-616-4126SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 29, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The battle over religious freedom has reached a fever pitch in California, where lawmakers are taking a new approach to punish traditional beliefs about sex and gender.Assembly Bill (AB) 2943 declares acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) status and behavior to be a matter of science.  From that opening premise, the bill proceeds to subject skept Source: Pacific Justice Institute