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January 15, 2009

Up for debate

by quaesitor

 
Less heat, more light!
Less mud, more truth!
Less bile, more love!

These are my 3 yearnings for far too many contemporary  ethics debates. And the ‘gospel and gays’ debate is peculiarly fraught: obviously a thorny issue and a painful one. But I have to say that the rhetoric used on all sides makes me want to recoil. From a purely relational perspective, this is hardly the way to go. It seems that both sides have a mutual hatred that will only rest when the other is crushed into the ground – and culturally it is clear which side is winning the argument (or rather fist-fight).

But this article in the recent CT gave me great encouragement:

And then these two related articles by John Corvino about their friendship from his perspective:

On a related note, this is quite interesting too: An Unlikely Gay-Straight Alliance

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