The glorious Son - the Fountain of life For my people have committed two evils; they have forsaken Me the fountain of living waters,
and hewed them out cisterns, broken cisterns, that can hold no water.(Jer.2.13)
How many pastors openly profess and embrace an inclination to evil, whilst denying effecting it?
This is not repentance from the orientation, it wickedly cherishes and endorses it.
The scripture is clear homosexual desire and orientation itself is 'vile' - the original can also mean 'shameful' or 'dishonourable'. (Rom.1.25-7)
These church leaders wish to make the abomination of inclination to sodomy a point of pride and candour.
How many pastors are openly abstinent hankerers after theft, public but poor flaunters of covetousness, professedly self-restraining murderers, tongue-tied blasphemers, lip-biting deceivers?
The Gospel leads to hearty and full renunciation, with abhorrence of the iniquity. 'Such were some of you, but you are washed, you are justified, you are sanctified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of God' (1 Cor.6.11)
Why then should we endorse open homosexuals who claim celibacy (at least for now)?
Free speech dies in the UK, Lauren Southern and Britney Pettibone non violent interviewers and critics of Islam detained (in BP's case for 3 days!) and barred by the Home Office for asking awkward questions.
Craziness! Where is the sleeping British media?
Fox reporting on these events
Mystified and appalled by the Holocaust? - listen to these talks (1,2) by Art Katz.
An effective remedy necessitates a full diagnosis.
The Nashville Declaration is a deracinated slash at tackling LGBT error, leaving a prominent gap - where is crucial the description of same-sex attraction as vile (Romans 1.26, pathe atimias)?
Where is call to repentance and self-loathing over evil affections, not just consequent actions? Study the vacuum in Article 8.
If some of its prominent supporters, like Sam Allberry, are now celibate but still in a self-confessed sense 'gay', if self-restraint fails and consistency with inclination prevails, where does that leave the other signatories?
In view of the censoring of the proper and lawful exposure of paedophile accounts on Twitter, which I have personally experienced and the evasion of exposure of serious sin connected to John Podesta's emails in the wikileaks scandals by both Twitter and Facebook, and their persistent opposition to liberty of conscience and lawful free speech, I am removing their connection with this site.
Worship and adore the Architect of this cathedral - or live forever in sightless ingratitude!
A tiny glimpse of the breathtaking magic garden that is you! (Focus on a few better understood aspects of white cell adhesion and migration out of blood vessels) Did I really hear you say God doesn't care or notice your sorrows? His Word generated & sustains this marvel entirely and continuously (Col.1.16-7)
'We look forward, then, for these two things. I am not going to theorize upon which of them will come first — whether they shall be restored first, and converted afterwards — or converted first and then restored. They are to be restored and they are to be converted, too.'
Charles Haddon Spurgeon The Restoration And Conversion Of The Jews. Ezekiel 37.1-10, June 16th, 1864
Lord Shaftesbury, Edward Bickersteth, J.C. Ryle, Murray M'Cheyne, John Rippon, Benjamin Keach, Thomas Sibbes, John Gill and Andrew Bonar and an army of other reformed teachers' positions were very similar, some pre-mill, many post-mill, other unpersuaded of literal millennium (like this author) - see Iain Murray's the Puritan Hope for more names and quotes.