Gay, Christian and … celibate: The changing face of the homosexuality debate
(RNS) When Julie Rodgers came out as a lesbian at age 17 ... Earlier this year, the 50,000-member American Association of Christian Counselors amended its code of ethics to eliminate the promotion of reparative therapy, and encouraged celibacy instead.
Reconciling Christianity and Judaism
The Jewish and the Christian religions share the same scripture in what the ... from a failure to read the Old Testament comprehensively. Long before Yeshua ever came, Jewish scribes and rabbis had a quandary. There seem to be two sets of Messianic ...
Paul the Jew as Founder of Christianity?
Boyarin and others are certainly correct to question whether there was a "religion" called "Judaism" in this period, prior to "Christianity" over against which it came to be defined, but certainly one can speak of Jews and the Jewish people on a ...
Mourning for a Judaism Being Murdered by Israel
Tonight (August 4) and tomorrow (August 5), which mark Tisha B’av,the Jewish commemoration of disasters that happened to us through Jewish history, I’m going to be fasting and mourning also for a Judaism ... throughout Christian and Islamic societies ...
What motivates Christian Zionists?
Jews, who believe the Messiah has not yet come; and Christians, who believe the Messiah came once ... The Christian Church has plenty to be embarrassed about. For 2,000 years we made a habit out of affirming Christianity by negating Judaism.