After the legalisation of same-sex marriage and euthanasia, David considers where the contemporary value system came from, and where it might go when God is removed from the picture. This turns into a timely message for the Jewish holiday of Chanukah. [Times of Israel]
Disclaimer: some of these arguments regarding same-sex marriage are specific to Australia. The same-sex marriage debate continues to hot up in Australia as the Liberal party stumbles around, torn from within and without. Plebecite? Postal vote? Parliamentary conscience vote? But all of this is a side-show to the core debate. As a quick aside, it’s worth noting that anyone who uses the term ‘marriage equality’, rather than the neutral ‘same-sex marriage’, has made up their mind….