Homosexuality, harm, hate and other questions

Homosexuality, anti-gay ideologies, harm, hate and other questions

These are my notes and reflections as I try to understand the Alliance Church and it’s relationship to Canadian society and politics.


I currently have three hypotheses that I’m entertaining about the Alliance Church. Two of these, the hate hypothesis and the harm hypothesis are about the doctrines and practice surrounding homosexuality and homosexual conduct.


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November 6, 2014
It's relevant there are law centers in the US that are working to resist "conversion therapy," "reparative therapy,"
November 5, 2014
There is a movement in the US to ban conversion therapy...
September 18, 2014
One problematic aspect of being a church, of being a community, that defines homosexual behaviour as sin, is how to deal with new, impressionable, vulnerable members. In many cases, it could be a bait and switch ...