CharismaNews Tolerance historically meant "respect for others' beliefs." Today it's come to mean "respect for others' conduct." In other words, there's no absolute standard of morality. "Every man did that which was right in his own eyes" (Judg. 17:6).
Where can this approach lead? In Amsterdam, the following is now legal: •Abortion on demand •Euthanasia (otherwise known as mercy killings) •Forms of infanticide •Same-sex marriage •Drugs (hundreds of coffee shops sell hashish alongside mochas) •Sex shows and open, explicit pornography on the streets •Prostitution (27,000 "registered" ladies sit in sidewalk display windows) •Public nudity •Sex-change operations (called "gender reassignments" and subsidized by tax dollars)