RED RIVER ORTHODOX: ORTHODOX CHRISTIANITY IN THE RED RIVER VALLEY AND NORTH DAKOTA Is there a Historical Same-Sex Marital Rite?
This is a question that might be pertinent as states continue to debate whether there ought to be such a thing as "same-sex marriage," a legal category that has just come into force in Minnesota. The ... Posted on 8/2/13 at 9:50 AM
THE MINNESOTA BASHAW BLOG My Reaction to Jason Collins
I recently saw a tweet that said, and I'm paraphrasing, people told Tim Tebow to be quiet about his religion and people are now calling Jason Collins a hero. This has really made me think over the las... Posted on 5/1/13 at 3:42 PM
Travis Christopher, head of the Boy Scouts' Northern Lights Council, which includes troops in the Grand Forks area, said he hasn’t heard much feedback from troops yet. Troop sponsors, which include churches, have a lot of control over troop membership.
In today’s society and culture, we’re expected to accept everyone’s choices, never voice an opinion about those choices and never discuss what the consequences might be.
If we do, we’re accused of bullying.
One of the largest social service networks in the United States, working in areas ranging from adoption to disaster relief, faces a shakeup because of Lutheran divisions over the Bible and homosexuality.
Roughly 2.5 million Indians have HIV, making it the country with the largest number of people living with the virus in Asia. So, it made almost immediate news Tuesday when India's health minister derided homosexuality as an unnatural "disease" from the West at an HIV/AIDS conference. The comments drew outrage Tuesday from a U.N. official and activists who said the comments set back campaigns for gay rights and against HIV.
The front-page newspaper story featured a list of Uganda's 100 "top" homosexuals, with a bright yellow banner across it that read: "Hang Them." Alongside their photos were the men's names and addresses.
Godfrey Olukya and Jason Straziuso
, October 19, 2010
Grace Erickson has that air of the classic strong Midwestern woman, but tears welled up in her eyes as her husband talked about those who have left their church, First Lutheran. She says she's brokenhearted about it.
Leaders of a group within the nation’s largest Lutheran church who object to the new rule allowing pastors to live in gay and lesbian relationships announced Thursday they would form a new denomination.
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