Conversion Therapy

The Point: New Canadian Law Denies Some People Exist

"The lack of science behind this law is staggering.... there’s not a single study showing harm from so-called 'transgender conversion therapy.' It could, in fact, be desperately needed, since up to 80 percent of minors with gender dysphoria will desist at puberty." - Breakpoint

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Taking a Stand Against Canadian Law and Culture

"While I see some precedent in the Scripture for exercising individual legal rights (Paul under arrest by the Romans, for example), I find no precedent for church involvement in any attempt to influence government in any way. The New Testament, as far as I know, gives no mandate for political activism." - Don Johnson 

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Christian therapist sues Washington over law banning sexual orientation therapy for minors

"Tingley is a Christian whose 'faith informs his views concerning human nature, healthy relationships, and what paths and ways of thinking will enable his clients to achieve comfort with themselves and live happy and satisfied lives.'" - C.Post

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How to Pastor When Sanctification Becomes Illegal

Australia's "Conversion and Suppression Practices Bill criminalizes any prayers or conversations in which one person aims to persuade another that pursuing certain sexual activity is not the best course of action. It’s not only illegal to pray or speak with an individual about changing their sexual orientation or gender identity....the law states that suppression is also illegal.

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US appeals court rules bans on therapy for unwanted same-sex attraction unconstitutional

"In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit declared unconstitutional two ordinances banning sexual orientation change efforts therapy — which is often derisively called 'conversion therapy' — in the city of Boca Raton and Palm Beach County, Florida." - CPost

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