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Archive for December 2013

Human Rights Day: A History of LGBT rights at the UN

December 10th is Human Rights Day, marking the 65th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948. The Declaration states that ‘all people are born free and equal in dignity and rights.’ Yet the UN has only recognised LGBT rights around the world in […]

A Matter Of Integrity: The Church, sexuality, inclusion and an open conversation

AS THE GOVERNMENT has announced the date when the first marriages for same sex couples in England and Wales can take place, churches which remain challenged by this social change would do well to follow the lead of┬áSteve Chalke, a high-profile evangelical church leader, who earlier this year called for a radical rethink of Christian […]