She says she came out "late" as bisexual at 26, and had trouble exploring who she was because of society's pressures to be either gay or straight. I would have a straight profile, and a gay profile, but having a bisexual one created serious problems. Some people think that bisexuality is kinky and code for BDSM. It's like you're up for anything. There's a real stigma. I was really disturbed.
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Which I know would sound profoundly disrespectful to some people, but that is how I have experienced it. He says his girlfriend is judged for being with him, with people warning her that Lewis will cheat on her with a man. Ex-Gay, Post-Gay and Proud. I have shown a consistency over a long period of time.
Somrone told her, but by that time my son Matthew had accessed my stuff. They deserve to receive professional help that is well trained, well regulated and ethical.
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These words are promoted by his allies. How can he make the leap from there to urging people to turn away from faithful same-sex love, something he has never experienced?
The story that unfolds is both moving and revealing. That began a journey.
It's deeply hurtful. Actually with a visiting professor. How can he possibly square it with calling homosexuality an aberration, a problem and a sin, and urging people to let him help them turn their back on it? So if not a disease, what does he think gayness is?
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That is the default setting in the human species. Before I get the chance to ask, he goes on. They Hod to move out of it. Not to blame him, but he was a lot older. But I feel I am far, far away from where I was.
I acted out on those feelings. It led to a point where I decided I want to do something about this.
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There was a contract broken, and there are issues about the freedom of speech and the freedom of religion. I had been called to the ministry but here I was, crippled emotionally that this had happened.
He also claims to be able to help others do the same. They have been married for 32 years, during which time he claims to have been turned away from homosexuality by a combination of counselling, prayer and psychotherapy. Feeling like a total hypocrite. However, the British Psychodrama Association has suspended his membership, a decision he is appealing against. I read them and remember the last thing Davidson said to me, as I reached to turn off the tape recorder.
I was really disturbed.
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What are the chances of history repeating itself? Straigbt said God had shown him that what he was doing was wrong. A few years later, he had the courage to admit it had not worked.
He died on the first of October. There were some breakdowns. There is such pain and sorrow in his voice and on his face. And it states, as an alleged matter of fact, that homosexuals are more likely to molest children.
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But I also have to challenge him. If I have another crisis in my life, what would rear itself? For example, a conference he organised in January, about homosexuality in the Church, was called The Lepers in Our Midst. But eventually it all came out. I had never experienced male contact in that way. He wrestled with his feelings in silent shame, through ordination in South Africa, then a career in education, as well as marriage, a tur and a son.
There's a real social pressure to go straight rather than being bisexual. His wife, Lynore, brings coffee and chocolate biscuits. Nobody has ever turned to Hw and said: 'Eww you're mixed race, I couldn't possibly date you,' but I always hear that my bisexuality doesn't fit with people's needs. Some people think that bisexuality is kinky and code for BDSM.