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Atheists Launch “Skip Church” Christmas Billboards in the Bible Belt

December 3, 2014

This Christmas season atheists are taking the Left’s “War on Christmas” to new heights. Literally.

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Did U.S. Senator Kirk Purposefully Sabotage Pro-Family Event?

November 23, 2013

Officials with pro-family organizations are protesting after apparently being purposefully slighted when a sponsoring U.S. Senator abruptly pulled the plug on a Capitol Hill symposium the night before it was scheduled to occur.

Gay rights activists have long utilized Matthew Shepard's brutal murder as a rallying cry against hate-motivated crimes against LGBT youth. Yet the gay rights' movement will have to come to terms with the reality that journalists are increasingly coming to the consensus that Shepard was not murdered for his sexuality.
(Image courtesy of the New York Daily news via Getty Images).

Politicizing Tragedy

October 4, 2013

In the wake of an emerging consensus among journalists that Matthew Shepard was not murdered in a hate crime due to his sexual identity, The Episcopal Church’s determination to continue their uncritical support for the false narrative that portrays him as a gay martyr serves only to politicize a horrific tragedy.

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Wild Goose Goes Gay – and a Whole Lot More

August 13, 2013

An annual gathering of emergent, progressive and liberal mainline Christians embraced lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) causes as it met outside of Asheville, NC this week.


Claremont School of Theology Solidifies Progressive Orientation with New Leadership

June 4, 2013

By John Lomperis (@JohnLomperis) Claremont School of Theology (CST) has announced that this summer, the Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan will become its new president, while its current president, Rev. Dr. Jerry D. Campbell,…


Transgender Clergy: Disproportionately from Conservative Backgrounds?

January 5, 2013

Liberal activist and Episcopal clergywoman Susan Russell recently tweeted an interesting article from Politics and Religion about Cameron Partridge, a transgender clergyman appointed by Massachusetts Bishop Thomas Shaw to be Episcopal Chaplain for Boston…


Outgoing Episcopal Bishop Rebuffs Tolerance

October 3, 2012

Bishop Gene Robinson spoke at the Human Rights Campaign headquarters in Washingto, DC on October 1. (Photo credit: Cornell University)   Recently Bishop Gene Robinson attended incognito a worship service at an evangelical mega…


UM Bishop Joins Gay Rights Anti-Marriage Press Conference on Capitol Hill

May 27, 2011

Eric LeMasters May 27, 2011 Bishop Minerva Carcano is making her rounds and backing divisive issues.   A droning, meditative chant to the “Buddha of infinite life and light” introduced the Human Rights Campaign’s…


Understanding Evangelical Drift

May 28, 2009

The following originally appeared in a recent Anglican Action Weekly e-newsletter. If you would like to receive our weekly e-newsletter, register as an IRD User today. Since my coverage of the Human Rights Campaign’s recent “Clergy…


Metropolitan Church Hosts D.C. Gay Event with Human Rights Campaign

June 20, 2008

According to a panel recently hosted by the predominantly homosexual Metropolitan Community Church of Washington D.C., God approves of the use of sex toys, the Bible can be a “problematic document,” and societal pressures…