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Why not sign?

Sexuality | Weighing evangelical reluctance to endorse the Nashville Statement
by Joel Belz
Posted 9/07/17, 03:21 pm

Sometimes public events aren’t quite as public as they seem. There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes. Such was almost certainly the case, for example, with the Aug. 29 release of a “Nashville Statement” on human sexuality. Drawn up in significant measure by thoughtful people with close ties to the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, the statement is intended to serve evangelical Christians as a reference point on sex and gender issues. 

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Nashville Statement affirms Biblical view of human sexuality

by Leigh Jones
Posted 8/29/17, 01:13 pm

More than 100 evangelical leaders signed a statement released Tuesday affirming Biblical teaching on human sexuality. The Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood launched the effort to coincide with the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission annual conference in Nashville, Tenn. The document, dubbed the “Nashville Statement,” reiterates long-held evangelical beliefs about men, women, gender, and marriage.

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Transgender students win legal battles

Sexuality | Two recent settlements have schools paying families and changing policies
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 8/11/17, 03:39 pm

Two schools accused of discrimination against transgender students recently resorted to payout settlements and policy changes. The settlements do not bode well for schools that maintain traditional policies on gender, gender transitions, and restroom use.

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