Tag Archives: Boy Scouts of America

Have I Done Any Good In The World Today?

I’ve been reflecting on the decision made by the Boy Scouts of America to allow boys and young men who self-identify as gay to participate in the program so long as they continue to adhere to the standards of the BSA. Some churches, like the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, have embraced this […]

Traditional Marriage Takes A Hit As Supreme Court Rules On DOMA, Proposition 8

Traditional marriage, marriage defined as a union between a man and a woman, took a major hit as the Supreme Court Justices handed down two rulings today on DOMA and Proposition 8. In a major shift, DOMA (the Defense of Marriage Act), was ruled unconstitutional. “The Defense of Marriage Act defines marriage for purposes of […]

LDS Church Responds to Boy Scout Vote

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has responded to the Boy Scout vote on children who identify as homosexual: For the past 100 years, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has enjoyed a strong relationship with Boy Scouts of America, based on our mutual interest in helping boys and young men […]

Boy Scouts and Gay Members

Much has been said about the Boy Scouts and their policy of not allowing any gay membership.  Some are shocked that such a thing can exist (these people are out of touch regarding the moral and faith-based reasons behind those that disagree with homosexuality).  However, the Boy Scouts are considering a new policy that would […]