- Aug 21, 2012
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This very board uses the term "homosexual orientation" in its statement http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?action=rules Is that better than tendencies/SSA? How about celibate gay? Should I follow the GLAAD Media Reference guide? http://www.glaad.org/reference.NicholasMyra said:As is "same-sex attracted" "Christian" etc. nowadays. Evangelicals and other conservative groups got in on the ground floor of identity politics as much as your favorite pansexual community college english instructor. I'd wager you'd see "...as a Christian..." on Evo sources more than anywhere else.Hinterlander said:The word "gay" is at the center of "identity politics culture"
...by playing weird predicate games.Hinterlander said:like it or not and that is the reason why Christians, some of whom are Evangelicals, have sought other ways of trying to discuss the issue.
That a bamboozle did not succeed in bamboozling; and that Orthodox especially in America are too willing to borrow uncritically from sectarian sources.Hinterlander said:I see phrases like "homosexual tendencies" in some Orthodox statements. How does that make you feel?