Prophecy in today's headlines

Navy would allow gay weddings on base

Once the military’s ban on gays serving openly is lifted, Navy chaplains will be permitted to officiate at same-sex marriage and civil union ceremonies on base, according to an April 13 memorandum from the Navy’s head chaplain. “Consistent with the tenets of his or her religious organization, a chaplain may officiate a same-sex, civil marriage: […]

Presbyterian Church U.S.A. May Allow Same Sex Marriage

According to this report in the Courier Journal The Louisville-based Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) would become the largest denomination in the nation to allow same-sex marriage if it follows a recommendation made Tuesday by a church legislative committee. And another church committee, gathering for the church’s weeklong legislative General Assembly in Minneapolis, recommended the church begin […]

Majority of Americans Consider Homosexuality Acceptable

For the first time since Gallup began measuring the “moral acceptability” of homosexuality, a majority of Americans support gay and lesbian relations. Last month’s poll found 52 percent of adults consider homosexuality acceptable, while 43 percent find it morally wrong. Christians and people from other religious traditions have grown more tolerant of gays and lesbians, […]

Faith Leaders Undermine God’s Plan for Marriage

An official with the Institute on Religion & Democracy (IRD) says it’s a sad sign of the times that a group of “faith leaders” in Iowa signed a document declaring their support for same-sex “marriage.” The letter, dated and made public on Tuesday, was signed by more than 160 faith leaders and was presented to […]

Religious Leaders Call for Possible Civil Disobedience

A formidable coalition of 150 Catholic, Orthodox and evangelical leaders are calling on Christians in a new manifesto to reject secular authority – and even engage in civil disobedience – if laws force them to accept abortion, same-sex marriage and other ideas that betray their religious beliefs. On Friday, these leaders released a 4,700-word document […]

Warren’s Apology Damaging

A Washington, DC, pastor and outspoken opponent of same-sex “marriage” says California mega-church pastor Rick Warren has done “tremendous damage” by apologizing for his support last fall of California’s marriage protection amendment. Rick Warren said Monday on CNN’s Larry King Live that he has “never been and never will be” an “anti-gay marriage activist,” and […]

Emergent Church Leader Says Biblical Lifestyle Could Include Gays

One of the key leaders of today’s most cutting-edge church movement has opened an Internet discussion on the issue of same-sex marriage with the bold proclamation that he believes “gay, lesbian, bisexual, transsexual and queer” individuals can and should live out their sexuality in – and blessed by – the Christian church. “I now believe […]

69 Year Old Woman Carrying Cross Assaulted During Gay Marriage Protest

Video Link The woman at the center of a disturbance that erupted at a protest against the gay marriage ban on Friday will be pressing charges, The Desert Sun has learned. Phyllis Burgess alleges that she was assaulted as she carried a Styrofoam cross through the crowd at a No on Proposition 8 rally. The […]