Same Sex Debate

SCOTUS Urged to Take Counseling Case

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/21/2019 2:16:05 PM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Liberty Counsel March 21, 2019 WASHINGTON, March 21, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Liberty Counsel filed a petition today urging the U.S. Supreme Court to review Pickup v. Newsom, a case that upheld a ban by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals which prohibits licensed counselors from providing talk therapy to minors seeking to reduce or eliminate their unwanted same-sex attractions, behaviors, or identity. Last year in National Institute of Family and Lif Source: Liberty Counsel

Wisconsin Court Slams City for 'Egregious' Disregard of Religious Freedom

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/20/2019 9:19:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYPacific Justice InstituteMarch 20, 2019GREEN BAY, Wis., March 20, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Brown County Circuit Court has issued a written decision which harshly criticizes a city's attempt to impose sexual orientation and gender identity mandates on religious organizations. The City of De Pere, which is near Green Bay, sought to categorize religious organizations as "places of public accommodation." As such, they would have been subject to non-discri Source: Pacific Justice Institute

Traditional Marriage Rosary Rallies to Blanket America on March 23

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/19/2019 10:57:01 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY America Needs Fatima March 19, 2019 HANOVER, Penn., March 19, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- As some begin to wonder what has happened to the Catholic opposition to same-sex "marriage," TFP-America Needs Fatima is doing 3,108 public St. Joseph Rosaries for Traditional Marriage on, March 23, a Saturday close to Saint Joseph's feast day. This is the 5th consecutive year these rallies are carried out under the patronage of Saint Joseph, Head of the Holy Family, Terror of D Source: America Needs Fatima

Dangerous Attack on Religious Freedom

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/19/2019 9:32:03 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Liberty Counsel March 19, 2019 WASHINGTON, March 19, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Members of the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a bill that threatens the free exercise of religion and free speech. H.R. 5, known as the Equality Act, broadly imposes the LGBT agenda and does not exempt churches or religious employers, organizations or colleges. It specifically forbids raising religious free exercise as a claim or defense to the LGBT agenda.This bill am Source: Liberty Counsel

LGBTQ Equality Act Will Ruin Women Sports in the USA

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/18/2019 9:45:02 PM
NEWS PROVIDED BY 4 Winds Christian Athletics March 19, 2019 MADISON, Wis., March 19, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- On March 13, 2019, Nancy Pelosi proudly introduced the Equality Act which will be voted on during this session of Congress. Sexual orientation and gender identity would be protected under federal civil rights laws. In 1964, the Civil Rights Act was passed to protect African-Americans. The Equality Act of 2019 would protect individuals who practice the sin of homosexuality. Source: 4 Winds Christian Athletics

Catholic Citizens Calls for Action on Sex Abuse Scandal

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/15/2019 11:27:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic Citizens of Illinois March 15, 2019 CHICAGO, March 15, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic Citizens of Illinois commends Pope Francis for addressing the sexual abuse crisis. We now call upon Blase Cardinal Cupich, as our Archbishop for the following: Make full disclosure of the Vatican's investigation of Theodore McCarrick. Your unequivocal denial that you were aware of Theodore McCarrick's reputation for abusing seminarians, or that he was responsible f Source: Catholic Citizens of Illinois

Cover-up at Southern Poverty Law Center?

Same-Sex / Gender Identity3/15/2019 7:55:04 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYCatholic LeagueMarch 15, 2019NEW YORK, March 15, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on troubles at the Southern Poverty Law Center: Is there a cover-up in play at the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC)? Why was its famous co-founder, Morris Dees, fired? Why are the media not demanding transparency? This matters to the Catholic League because SPLC has a long record of targeting legitimate Protestant and Catholic organizations. Source: Catholic League

United Methodists Reaffirm Biblical Faithfulness

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/27/2019 1:30:00 AM
Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-413-5639, jwalton@TheIRD.org ST. LOUIS, Mo., Feb. 27, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- United Methodists have upheld their denomination's rules on sexual ethics, rejecting plans that would permit same-sex marriages and clergy to be sexually active outside of monogamous, heterosexual marriages. The General Conference of the United Methodist Church, the only body that can speak for the 12.6 million-member Christian denomination, vo Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

Connecticut High School Transgenders Go 1-2 at Indoor Track Championships

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/25/2019 1:00:00 AM
Contact: 4 Winds Christian Athletics, 608-469-7956 MADISON, Wis., Feb. 25, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Transgenders Terry Miller (Bloomfield High) and Andraya Yearwood (Cromwell High) finished first and second in the 55 meter dash at the Connecticut open indoor track championships. Miller set a girls state indoor record of 6.95 seconds and Yearwood finished in 7.01. Miller also won the 300 meter. Last year, Miller and Yearwood went 1-2 in the 100 meter at the outdoor championships. Source: 4 Winds Christian Athletics

Facing Division, United Methodist Church Gathers in St. Louis

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/21/2019 7:24:03 AM
Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-413-5639, jwalton@TheIRD.org ST. LOUIS, Mo., Feb. 21, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Institute on Religion and Democracy is sending a team led by UMAction Director John Lomperis to the 2019 specially called General Conference of the United Methodist Church. What: General Conference of the United Methodist Church Who: 864 Delegates of the United Methodist Church Where: America's Center Convention Complex, St. Louis, M Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

Jussie Smollett's Hate

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/21/2019 4:34:05 AM
Contact: 757-375-6444, Vanity@ewjackson.comOPINION, Feb. 21, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by E.W. Jackson: Conservative pundits have pointed out that Democrat elites and the so-called "mainstream" media were quick to accept actor Jussie Smollett's story of being assaulted by two Trump-supporters.It is clear now that he lied.  Smollett said his attackers were white and that he would have been believed without question if his assailants had been &q Source: S.T.A.N.D

Jesus Heals Church Abuse Victim

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/20/2019 2:30:00 AM
Contact: Andrew Lee Sullivan, Author, Vatican Intervention, Receiving Love Press, 602-330-4587, andrewljbsullivan@gmail.com PHOENIX, Feb. 20, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- A twenty-eight year victim of Church abuse offers help to an innocent and wounded laity. According to Andrew Lee Sullivan, many in the pews suffer from "faith-trauma." The Church sex-scandal triggers anger and erodes trust in the hierarchy. Drawing from his personal experience of tragedy and healing, Sullivan shares a pray Source: Receiving Love Press

Is Governor Andrew Cuomo Running for President?

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/12/2019 1:30:00 AM
See reasons why below, and see...Pro-Lifer Leader Rebuke Cuomo, and Predict his run for PresidentContact: Randall Terry, 904-826-9989SYRACUSE, N.Y., Feb. 12, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Pro-life leader Randall Terry, and dozens of pro-life activists are taking to the streets in multiple cities across New York State.See stories below. Randall Terry, Founder of Operation Rescue, explains how and why Andrew Cuomo is planning to run for President. What follows are stories of the Christ, Cuomo, and Source: Society for Truth and Justice

Muslims Keith Ellison and U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar Attacking USA Powerlifting for Banning Transgenders

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/11/2019 12:10:00 AM
Contact: 4 Winds Christian Athletics, 608-469-7956 MADISON, Wisc., Feb. 11, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- USA Powerlifting recently banned transgenders from competition. Minnesota resident JayCee Cooper, the transgender banned, will get help from two Muslims from Minnesota, Attorney General Keith Ellison and newly elected U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar. U.S. Rep. Omar, D-Minnesota, sent USA Powerlifting a letter saying that Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison would investigate them based on the Source: 4 Winds Christian Athletics

National Marriage Week USA Starts Today

Same-Sex / Gender Identity2/7/2019 2:00:00 AM
Contact: Sheila Weber, 646-322-6853, sheila@nationalmarriageweekusa.orgNEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- National Marriage Week USA (www.nationalmarriageweekusa.org), a national campaign to increase marriage education and champion marital success, launches today and will conclude on Valentine's Day, February 14. Since 2010, this important campaign has sought to espouse the many benefits of marriage, including better health, increased wealth, and greater happiness for married c Source: National Marriage Week USA