Category Archives: Marriage and Society

Oh no! Not again!

Yahoo UK News, http://uk.news.yahoo.com/dj-guilty-murdering-three-old-girl-192641154.html#fDhUPOA has the story of a young girl who has been murdered by her mother’s boyfriend. I am presuming that, because the little girl’s surname is different from the man’s surname, he was not her father. Yet, … Continue reading

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The Christian on the Internet

I have been taking part in some discussions on the internet in what is generally known as the ‘manosphere’. This is a loose grouping of sites that include the men’s rights movement, pick-up artists and game, and complementarian marriage. There … Continue reading

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Christian duty to engage in civil disobedience

In the last week, the House of Commons has agreed to read for the third time a bill to bring into being in the UK same-sex marriage. In the same week, the Church of Scotland (The Kirk) has agreed that … Continue reading

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Another Fine Mess

In my work, I come into contact with a large number of self-employed builders, bricklayers, carpenters, roofers, kitchen fitters and plumbers. In a large number of cases, I am the only Christian contact they meet on a regular basis. I … Continue reading

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How Precious is Human Life?

We are told in Genesis Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, in our likeness, and let them rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air, over the livestock, over all the … Continue reading

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Is Same-Sex Marriage The Death Knell for The Church?

Dalrock frequently makes postings on the problems of marriage on his blog and usually quotes some US statistics to show how poorly men are served in the present state of affairs. But his post, Lovestruck, http://dalrock.wordpress.com/2013/04/15/lovestruck/ is a gem, a … Continue reading

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Marriage and the Church III

I have had some e-mail correspondence from a lady who has never married. I would like to discuss the matters it raises here because some of what this lady has said is of general application to men seeking to get … Continue reading

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