frgavin on September 28th, 2012

by Zac Alstin, MercatorNet In discussing same-sex issues, let’s scrap the labels and return to facts. According to the United States Centre for Disease Control (CDC), as of 2009, men who have sex with men (MSM) accounted for approximately 2 percent of the US population, but 56 percent of people living with HIV. This same […]

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frgavin on September 28th, 2012

On behalf of Anglican Mainstream we applaud Vaughan Robert’s honesty and courage and stand with him in his clear endorsement of Biblical teaching on the issue of same-sex attraction. We strongly support the case for more open discussion of how to respond to unwanted same-sex attraction and the ministry of organisations such as True Freedom […]

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frgavin on September 27th, 2012

Dear Stephen Kuhrt and Tory Baucum: Pastors and/or church leaders who advocate blessing same sex unions and ordaining ministers in same sex relationships are not our “brothers with whom we disagree”…they are purveyors of “another gospel” (Gal 1:6-9). They are false teachers who lead people away from repentance and the redeeming work of Jesus. They […]

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frgavin on September 27th, 2012

by Julian Mann […]  Some of Reform’s conferences in the 1990s had an unfortunate habit of degenerating into farce with delegates on one occasion refusing, in the synodical parlance, to ‘note’ a report on a scheme for alternative episcopal oversight because they did not know what noting a report meant. On another occasion delegates were […]

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By Hilary White, LifeSite News The different areas of interest for people involved in public life, the pope said, are not distinct from each other, but are “profoundly interconnected,” and are all “constituted by respect for the transcendent dignity of human beings,” Pope Benedict told a group of Christian politicians last week. The defence of […]

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frgavin on September 26th, 2012

I usually leave the Episcopal stuff to my Stand Firm colleagues, but I can’t let this one go by. Seems an Episcopal priest by the name of Cynthia Bourgeault is really excited by the prospect that Jesus was married: You know there’s a buzz out there when 100 emails come into your box all bearing […]

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By John Kennedy Uzoma ALL AFRICA Five deacons based in London, Germany and Port Harcourt have been ordained with a charge to take the message of God across the globe. The bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Ohaji/Egbema, Imo State, Chidi Collins Oparaojiaku gave the charge last week in his message at ordination service […]

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