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Why Anglicans should treat sex like war

With arguments over same-sex love tearing apart the Anglican church, can a solution now be found in the most unlikely of places: warfare?

“For some in the church, homosexuality has become the defining issue of orthodoxy; the benchmark on how you interpret scripture and apply it authoritatively to the modern world. For others in the church, especially but not exclusively for those who are gay, homosexuality and the church’s attitude have become the touchstone of the church’s seriousness in wanting to include in the kingdom all God’s children.

At the time of the Iraq war, there was animated debate about whether or not that military engagement fulfilled the criteria of a just war. A cursory glance at the history of the just war…

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