We are living in a very confused age, with the realities of "male" and "female" undermined, watered down, rejected, twisted, stretched, misrepresented, or flatly ignored in virtually every arena. The mass media, the educational establishment, and the entertainment industry have joined forces to provide a drumbeat of lies that are captivating and compelling in their dark way. Thankfully, a friend has been blogging on the topic and cataloging good sources for the benefit of all. Please visit her at Same Sex Attraction: Speak the Truth in Love. Prayer and sacrifice must be combined with compiling the facts and knowing the Church's teaching, so that we are ready to respond coherently and lovingly when the opportunity arises.