Feminism’s self-defeating about-face on porn. “Pornography is the theory,” renowned feminist Robin Morgan once wrote, “rape is the practice.”
Indeed, feminists used to widely understand that pornography was, at its very best, dehumanizing and degrading, a product by men and for men that portrayed women only as objects of male desire. Marriage. What Are the Secrets of Sacred Sexuality? Who’s to blame when young lesbian, gay, or transsexual teens kill themselves? “No, of course, What really matters is the blame, Somebody to blameFine, if that’s the thing you enjoy, Placing the blame,If that’s the aim, Give me the blame.”
-from ‘Into the Woods’ by Stephen Sondheim’ Joe Dallas Books and Resources on Sexual Integtrity and Homosexuality. Who’s to blame when young lesbian, gay, or transsexual teens kill themselves? Paul McHugh: Transgender Surgery Isn't the Solution. Testimonies « Touchstone Archives: Stand Firm. ShareThisFacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Or End Up on the Wrong Side of Eschatology by Anthony Esolen One day, said St.
Jerome, the world awoke and groaned to find itself half Arian. It was the reasonable position of the time, bearing all the marks of historical inevitability. It shrugged away the most challenging points of Christology, for if Christ was but a creature, a Platonic demiurge, we need not puzzle our minds over how God might be both one and three. Arianism was an easy slide.
Praise God for the Mule. A Mother’s Expression of Pain. A Mother’s expression of Pain To her son who is suffering from Gender Identity Disorder It is just too hard to say goodbye, everyday I drown myself in tears and cry Why do you want to be someone else and not the boy I gave birth to?
Why are you doing this to yourself and us, Don’t you understand how much we love You? You take the drugs and change your name every day that goes by I realize that nothing will ever be the same Nothing ever will and I just go on feeling the pain Longing, Loving the memory of my little boy of my son What have I ever done? I thought that love would win out but you still keep choosing to believe the lies, telling you that you are a woman trapped in a man’s body, a body that you say you despise.
Former Transgender Tells His Story. In his own words, this is the story of Darrell, an African-American former transgender.
PFOX raised funds for his reversal surgery: As a boy, I began to feel same sex attractions at age 13. I acted out with older kids and then became involved with older homosexuals and bisexual men. When I moved away from home, I encountered a man who I thought was a woman. A WARNING FOR THOSE CONSIDERING MtF SEX REASSIGNMENT SURGERY (SRS) Trouble In Transtopia: Murmurs Of Sex Change Regret. Everyone has regrets.
Some of us have big regrets. Most everyone has some place to go to get help dealing with them. Except for, say, a guy who had sex-change surgery and now would like to have his penis back. (The one God gave him.) Our culture seems pretty much “to each his own” when it comes to elective bodily mutilation and the regret thereof. Hollywood stars can speak openly about misgivings over their boob jobs and whatnot. Transgender: Hope for Those Who Desire Healing - Annabelle Robertson - Crosswalk.com. EDITOR'S NOTE: The following article refers to content that is not appropriate for children.
It’s never easy to swim upstream. That’s what many Christian therapists are discovering when it comes to debunking cultural myths about transgender issues. But, according to at least three well-known experts, hope and healing are available for those who desire change. The American Psychiatric Association identifies gender identity disphoria (G.I.D.) as a feeling of being the opposite gender or being trapped in the wrong kind of body.
Characteristics often include a dislike of one’s genitals, one’s social sexual role and typical activities of the biological sex. Dr. Transgender: Hope for Those Who Desire Healing - Annabelle Robertson - Crosswalk.com. Gender or No Gender—What Feels Right to You? Our Products. I am Ryland – the story of a male-identifying little girl who didn’t transition. I have been shying away from highly controversial topics on this blog recently because I just couldn’t take the drama that naturally associates with it.
But I keep hearing the story of Ryland, a child who was born a female, whose parents have transitioned her to male at 5 years old. Former Johns Hopkins Psychiatrist: Transgender Surgery Isn’t the Solution. A former psychiatrist in chief at Johns Hopkins Hospital has written an explosive editorial at the Wall Street Journal saying, “Policy makers and the media are doing no favors either to the public or the transgendered by treating their confusions as a right in need of defending rather than as a mental disorder that deserves understanding, treatment and prevention.”
Dr. Paul McHugh, the former chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins, challenges the notion that sex-reassignment surgery is good for transgendered persons and provides statistics to back up his assertions. You won’t hear it from those championing transgender equality, but controlled and follow-up studies reveal fundamental problems with this movement. When children who reported transgender feelings were tracked without medical or surgical treatment at both Vanderbilt University and London’s Portman Clinic, 70%-80% of them spontaneously lost those feelings. Dr. Reconciling With Reality: How to Bring Healing to the Transgender Community - Summit Ministries. June 05, 2014 Reconciling With Reality: How to Bring Healing to the Transgender Community.