DNA and transgenderism: A reply to Christopher Damian

Should you cohabitate before marriage?

Christian schools will have no choice about gay marriage

Modest conscience protections in Louisiana elicit hysteria

Is “love makes a family” really a fair thing to tell kids?

ADF International and the Institute Ordo Juris sent to the Romanian Parliament a memorandum calling for the rejection of the bill aimed at institutionalization of same-sex marriage

Oregon Governor to sign law banning sexual orientation change therapy for gay minors

Christians who have avoided the culture wars may no longer have a choice, legal scholar says

The most troubling thing about same-sex marriage

Andy Stanley on homosexuality: He’s really right and really wrong

Two sisters, two views of gay marriage

Gay alliance bashes university for hosting debate with conservative Christian author

After the Supreme Court makes a decision on gay marriage, then what?

Tex. bill would bar local officials from issuing same-sex-marriage licenses

Making differences disappear: The evolution of science on same-sex households

German Catholic Church opens labor law more to divorced and gays

How moms set children’s spiritual compass and why it matters

A muted conversation on traditional marriage

Do mothers matter?

Polyamory isn’t good for children: My story

Feds, States spar over restrooms for transgender workers

Religious freedom and sexual identity: A proposal for piece

Kennedy’s doctrine of dignity weighs heavily in marriage debate

Green Party of England leader ‘open’ to polyamorous marriage

Can gov’t force journalists to cover same-sex weddings?

Virginia school district bans discrimination against transgender students

Gordon college wins – and loses?

Gay marriage and biopolitical tyrrany

Gay exceptionalism: The disco on a hill

The “right side of history” is sometimes wrong

The abolition of marriage

Poll: 58% of Americans want to see Supreme Court legalize gay marriage

Meet the gay celibate Catholic who’s shaking up the sexuality debates

    Religion News Service: My deepest identity will always be “child of God.” But identifying as a lesbian is a succinct way to honor my experiences in gay communities. In these places, I learned a lot, confronted my own privileges, and met some amazing people. I don’t want to reject those people or experiences. I also always think of the teenager just starting to acknowledge his or her feelings. Almost everybody in that position is going to think in terms like, “Wait–when people say ‘gay’ I think they mean me….” I want those people to know that there’s a life and a future for you within Christianity.

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Smith College to admit men

Exclusive interview with rescuer of girls captured by ISIS

Supreme Court games: A dystopian fantasy

214 girls rescued from Boko Haram pregnant

The wild ideas of social conservatives

Civil rights, civil liberties, and the price of progress

The March for Marriage in photos

Proposed Va. school policy violates children’s privacy, invites lawsuits

Will marriage ruling jeopardize critical private-public partnerships?

Keeping your cool when others are losing theirs

The wrong kind of rights: Same-sex marriage, third-party reproduction, and the sexualization of children

Protecting your ministry from sexual orientation and gender identity lawsuits

Marriage hearing stokes optimism for same-sex marriage supporters

What the Avengers movie tells us about marriage and family

Same-sex unions and the European Court of Human Rights

Gay marriage vs. religious liberty

CBS News anchor slammed for ‘bashing’ faith


Marriage and equal protection

Michigan approves bills that allow adoption agencies to refuse service based on sexual orientation and religion

Outcome of same-sex marriage case hard to predict

Ukip offers Christians who object to gay marriage special legal protection

Solicitor General: Religious colleges could lose tax-exemption under pro-gay marriage ruling

Modern sin: holding on to your belief

GoFundMe bans fundraising for religious business owners charged by state for refusing to cater a gay wedding

Bake me a cake – or else

Religious refusal to bake for a gay wedding may cost bakery $135,000

US: Christian bakers fined $135,000 for gay cake refusal

ROI woman found not guilty of assisted suicide