Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Another Episcopalian Bishop Joining the Catholic Church

by Steve Ray on September 25, 2007

Another Episcopalian bishop joins Roman Church

New Orleans, Sep. 24, 2007 (www.CWNews.com) – An Episcopalian bishop in Texas plans to enter the Roman Catholic Church, becoming the third Episcopalian bishop to take that step this year.

Bishop Jeffrey Steenson of Rio Grande told a conference of Episcopalian bishops, meeting in New Orleans, that he was "deeply troubled" by the turmoil within the Episcopal communion. The New Orleans session has been an unusually tense meeting of the House of Bishops, due to sharp disagreements over homosexuality and the authority of the Christian moral tradition.

Bishop Steenson asked permission to resign his post, saying that he was hoping to bow out gracefully.


Human Birth Control Damaging the Environment

by Steve Ray on September 25, 2007

Gore.jpgWhere's Al Gore when you need him? :-)

Contraceptive Poison  By Colin Mason, 8/29/2007

Population Research Institute (www.pop.org)  "The environmental story of the year has come out, but the “inconvenient truth”—to borrow a phrase from Al Gore–seems to be more than most environmentalists can handle.

"In 2005 biologists John Woodling and David Norris carried out a study of fish in Colorado’s Boulder Creek. What they found was highly disturbing. As reported in the pages of the Denver Post, out of 123 randomly captured fish, primarily trout, the normal 1:1 male-female balance was seriously disrupted. 101 of the fish found were female, 12 were male, and 10 were a strange, unnatural hybrid of male and female, so much so that the researchers couldn’t decide which sex to assign to them. . . .
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