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Same-Sex Marriage Flounders: Few Homosexuals Interested in Tying the Knot

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 This article was originally posted on Zenit.org and can be viewed at http://www.zenit.org/en/articles/same-sex-marriage-flounders AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, JUNE 24, 2006 (Zenit.org)– After the clamor to legalize same-sex marriage, it turns out that not many homosexuals really want it. Following a bitter battle last year, the Spanish government gave homosexuals the right to marry. Read More

Moral Outrage Becomes the Law in California

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 This article was originally posted by Charisma News in 2012 and can be viewed at http://www.charismanews.com/opinion/34250-moral-outrage-becomes-the-law-in-california On Saturday [9/29/2012], California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 1172 into law, making it illegal for a minor with unwanted same-sex attractions to receive professional counseling, even with parental consent. Yet it is currently legal in Read More

The High Cost of Sodomy (Part 1)

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 This article was originally posted by Life and Liberty Ministries in 2005 and can be viewed at http://www.lifeandlibertyministries.com/archives/000201.php by Family Research Institute Late in 2003, the U.S. Supreme Court added sodomy to its list of newly protected activities. Unlike heterosexual sex, which is necessary to produce children, sodomy entertains its participants, Read More

Prominent Psychiatrist Announces New Study Results: “Some Gays CAN Change”

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 The following article changeorientationwas created by Narth.com and can be viewed at http://narth.com/docs/spitzerrelease.html Dr. Robert Spitzer Announces Study Findings at Annual APA Convention May 9, 2001 New Orleans – In a report released today at the annual American Psychiatric Association (APA) convention, psychiatrist Dr. Robert Spitzer announced the results of a Read More

Dr. Frank Spinelli: Cruise Control

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 This article was originally posted on Advocate.com on 2/18/2011. It can be viewed at http://www.advocate.com/health/living-well/2011/02/18/cruise-control?page=0,0 COMMENTARY: Imagine for a moment that you’re a doctor — a gay doctor with a practice that predominantly treats gay men. Now guess how many text and phone calls you might receive during any given weekend Read More

Is Sexual Orientation Fixed at Birth?

Monday, March 25, 2013 The following list was created by Narth.com and can be viewed at http://www.narth.com/docs/bornway.html The best overall summary of most respected researchers is that homosexuality (like most other psychological conditions) is due to a combination of social, biological, and psychological factors. Following are quotes from researchers in the field: 1. From Dr. Read More

How Sexual Experiences Become Addictions

Monday, March 25, 2013 by Phillip L. Hansen The following is an excerpt from the e-book Inspiration to Live By: Power and Freedom to Choose. Sexual pleasure is one of the most intense human experiences. Physically speaking, when a man or woman reaches sexual excitement, nerve endings release a chemical into the brain called “opioid.” “Opioid” Read More

Ten Things Gay Men Should Discuss with their Health Care Providers: Commentary

Monday, March 25, 2013 by Vincent M. B. Silenzio, MD, MPH Board of Directors, GLMA Co-Editor, Journal of the Gay and Lesbian Medical Association Private Practice & Assistant Professor, Columbia University, New York The following list was originally released by the Gay and Lesbian Medical Association in 2002. It can be viewed at http://www.publichealth.pitt.edu/docs/10things_gay.pdf 1. Read More

Homosexuality 101: What Every Therapist, Parent, And Homosexual Should Know

Monday, March 25, 2013 by Julie Harren, Ph.D., LMFT This article was originally posted on Narth.com. It can be viewed at http://www.narth.com/docs/hom101.html Homosexuality is an issue that has often been mishandled by therapists due to misinformation on the topic. Although not supported by the research, many therapists believe that homosexuality is solely biological in nature, Read More

Is AIDS a noble disease?

Monday, March 25, 2013 Do the people who die of AIDS deserve the honor and respect given to, say, children who were victims of the Holocaust?  Greg says no way. by Gregory Koukl This article is a transcript of the Stand to Reason radio show with Greg Koukl, and was originally posted on str.org in Read More