Posts tagged with: culture

To the fringes…

The thrust of seculariztion is not to destroy religion but to make it irrelevant. The individual's faith is to be a private matter that has no bearing on public actions. This is a shaky position…

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Dark days ahead

Brendan Eich, the CEO of Mozilla–the people who develop the web browser Firefox, was forced to step down today. What did he do? Well, he advocated traditional marriage and gave money to organizations that…

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Free doesn't always mean free

Watch this seven minute video explaining the situation that a Christian florist in Washington has found herself in after refusing to provide flowers to a same-sex "marriage" ceremony. She doesn't not seem to be uncharitable…

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Same-sex Marriage, Young People, and Leaving the Church

Letters from ex-evangelical, ex-fundamentalists, ex-whatever-is-traditional are always popular. In light of the changing culture on marriage, a particularly interesting one was posted on The American Conservative last week. The letter writer begins with a fair…

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They speak better than they know…

Denny Burk made some excellent points about the situation at the Grammys. What I appreciated most about his approach is that he did not just deal with the surface shock value. That's obvious. Burk centers…

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Never here…right?

A French mayor is facing up to five years in prison and fine of up to £63,000 for declining to carry out a same-sex marriage. Jean-Michel Colo, a mayor in South West France, rejected…

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