Sunday, June 15, 2014

Heroic News: “Rick Perry: 'Our genes don't determine our sexual behavior'” plus 2 more

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is facing withering criticism for a statement he made in San Francisco saying that, if scientists ever prove homosexuality has a genetic component, it would not mean that it is acceptable to act out on one's same-sex attractions.
"The evangelistic moment of a man’s encounter with Truth—the realization and subsequent inculcation of Christ’s love in the life of a husband and father—is not a mere expression of a “feminine side” but connects his life to the Cross: “the essence of love is sacrifice. "
A Los Angeles Superior Court Judge reversed his own ruling, permitting Casey Kasem’s daughter, Kerri Kasem, to remove her father’s food and hydration (via feeding tube), which will result in his death by starvation and dehydration. Kasem’s wife of 33 years, Jean Kasem, is fighting for the life of her husband, with her attorney, Steve Haney, calling the judge’s decision, “the functional equivalent of a death sentence.”