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“Gay Sin” Survey Reveals We’re Playing God on Moral Questions

matt261 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 2:15 PM
george, that is all well and good, as they say, but it ignores the here and now. it ignores the reality that people believe differently, and as I say to gordon, how one reconciles oneself with the here and now is what is important--at least to me.

I’m always on the hunt for positive news, there being such consistent media focus on the bad stuff. Most days, headlines essentially read, “Handbasket full; hell in sight.”

So a recent headline caught my eye because of its positive tone: “Survey: Big drop in those who say being gay’s a sin.” According to Lifeway Research, a division of Lifeway Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention, significantly fewer Americans defined homosexual behavior as sinful in 2012 than in 2011.

As reported at lifeway.com:

“A November 2012 survey of adults in the United States found 37 percent affirm a belief that homosexual...