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One of America’s Great Student Newspapers

The Pitt News bills itself as “one of Amercia’s great student newspapers”. If only it were. Then again, maybe it is. *shudder* In the 11 years I’ve been in Pittsburgh, I’ve watched the quality of writing and journalistic integrity of the Pitt News wax and wane with the arrival and graduation of classes. When it’s […]

I Think I’m Going to be Sick

The latest madness planned by the misanthropes in Fred Phelps’ flock makes me nauseous. Bible-Spouting Group Plans to Picket Amish Funerals A Kansas-based group that says “God hates fags” plans to picket the funerals of the Amish girls killed by a disturbed man in Lancaster County, Pa. The Westboro Baptist Church — described as a […]

Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study (Part IV)

Read Part I of "Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study"Read Part II of "Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study"Read Part III of "Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study" So, we addressed the first part of Sodom’s sin. How about the second part? …[They] went and served other gods and adored them, gods whom they did […]

Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study (Part III)

Read Part I of "Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study" Read Part II of "Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study" Finally, verses from the Old Testament were featured. First we studied the story of Lot and the men of Sodom in Genesis. The two angels reached Sodom in the evening, as Lot was sitting at […]

Reflections on a Homosexual Bible Study (Part I)

Inspired by Funky’s recent exchange with Amba, I’ve decided to share my opinions regarding Christian acceptance of gays. At the University of Pittsburgh (aka Pitt), in the fall semester of 1999, I attended a bible study series sponsored by the Pitt Rainbow Alliance and lead by Dr. Michael Penn-Strah, a protestant minister from Pittsburgh’s Northside. […]