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No, Christians. There is no 'Third Way' on Homosexuality

 

One of the very first references the Bible makes to LGBT people is a command to execute gay men.

“If a man lies with a male as with a women, both of them shall be put to death for their abominable deed; they have forfeited their lives.”  (Leviticus 20:13 NAB). 1,632 more words

Different - Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant claim to be normal
He tends to stand out from the crowd
His ears are gigantic
His trunk quite romantic
Until he trumpets then man that is loud… 143 more words

Daft Rhymes

Jesuit Priest blocks access to Buddhist Temple (again)

We have been down this road before…literally. Shrine Road in Auriesville, NY to be precise. The scenario plays out like this, a financially troubled Catholic Shrine sells off a chunk of its land including a former Jesuit dormitory to the Buddhist World Peace and Health Organization, who refurbish the building making it their headquarters, home and temple. 418 more words

Politics

What if the American Civil War had never been fought?

The election of Abraham Lincoln to the Presidency of the United States in 1860 triggered the succession of most of the southern states where slavery was legal, because the wealthy whites who dominated those states feared that the federal government would force them to give up slavery. 397 more words

Bigotry

Glass Eye

So is that it?
Is that your diatribe?
You base your views
on a world you see
through that one glass eye.
Your telescopic blinders… 109 more words

Poetry

Conflict (Warning graphic pics)

    

The recent murder of James Foley has me in a deep conflict, deeper and darker than I care to go, but I can’t keep myself from thinking of much other than revenge for this murder, but against an entire group ISIS/ISIL appears to be the epitome of evil. 873 more words

Current-events

Orthodox Judaism and I Aren`t Friends

I don`t like calling out people in my religion, I don`t like grouping people who I have deep respect for into a group of intolerant bigots and I don`t like it when bigots of the Orthodox community decide to use that community to oppressive other Jews. 913 more words

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