Randall15 St. Unlike the dominant American group, African Americans view these issues through an additional screen of fear and distrust. It is this fear and distrust that causes us to believe that the principles of bioethics: Abortion Abortion is an issue that deeply divides American society.
Califano, which challenged federal law restricting the use of federal funds for abortion U. House of Representatives, March 24, Postcards printed by RCAR. The Freedom of Choice Act, in the unrevised form endorsed at this meeting, went far beyond Roe v. Actions showing support for homosexual practice: Our commitment to the liberation of lesbians and gay men requires that we confront those people and policies which proclaim sexual relationships between men and women, heterosexual marriage, and nuclear family constellations as normative for the health of society.
Sohl told the Women's Division directors. Carter with contributions by Bishop Leontine T. Kelly, frequent references were made to "homophobia" and "heterosexism. Ann Craig, Executive Secretary for Spiritual and Theological Development for the Women's Division, identified Christian Fundamentalists as those who "…use terms and beliefs to promote the subservience of women, deny reproductive freedom, label homosexuality as sin, lift up wealth as a sign of God's blessing and undermine the basic welfare rights of children.
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These are derogatory, demagogic claims. Bagwell postulates the same perspective on families as the earlier mission study, Family: Drawing the Circle Wide. She asserts that it is time to "let go of some of our most cherished certainties about families in order to affirm the complexities of the diversity of God's creation.
Bagwell's program strongly implies that homosexual families are to be affirmed when she postulates that unborn children do not know "whether they will be born female or male, heterosexual or homosexual or bisexual….
Bagwell's claims about the family or being born homosexual. No other viewpoints are considered.
The strong body of evidence verifying the significance of the nuclear, traditional family and the significant studies discounting the claim that homosexuality is hereditary go unmentioned. One reference cited at the end of this program is Sensuous Spirituality: Virginia Mollenkott is self-identified as a lesbian in Sensuous Spirituality pg.
She says of her sexual preference, "My lesbianism does not make me any worse than anyone else, and neither does it make me better.
It is simply a good gift, as all sexuality is a good gift. It is intended to be used responsibly, as one way of glorifying God and enjoying Her forever" pg. Commitment to a radical religious feminist viewpoint was revealed when the staff and directors of the Women's Division, along with selected Conference UMW officers, were encouraged to attend, at Division expense, the Re-Imagining Conference.
Re-Imagining focused its worship on Sophia, goddess of wisdom; stood in solidarity with Christian lesbians; denied the necessity of Christ's atoning death; and promoted a syncretism of religions. While the Women's Division has not openly funded or encouraged participation in Re-Imagining Conferences subsequent to the event, at no time has the Division denounced the deviant theology of Re-imagining or discouraged participation in the Re-Imagining Community on the part of staff, directors or United Methodist Women.
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