World Events and the Bible

A site dedicated to World Events and Study of the Bible.

Christian Doctor Loses Job For Saying ‘We Are Made Male Or Female’

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

WEB Notes: More “perceived truth”. This Christian doctor knows what he is talking about here. To say someone should be called by the gender they “identify” with is distorting reality. You are born male or female, you cannot change that as you go through life. That is trying to manipulate truth. Truth is truth, it cannot be made into a lie.

A Christian doctor due to take on a key civil service role has lost the position for asserting that gender is determined by biology.

Dr David Mackereth, who has worked for the NHS for 26 years, was set to become a disability assessor for the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

But he was deemed ‘unfit to work’ after he said he would refer to patients in accordance with their biological sex.

Biblical teaching
Dr Mackereth had started training for the new role in May, but in his training he was told that all reports must refer to a patient or client by the gender they ‘identify’ as.

He explained: “I said that I had a problem with this. I believe that gender is defined by biology and genetics and that as a Christian the Bible teaches us that God made humans male or female.”

APM, the agency employing him, said the DWP required him to use a person’s preferred pronoun, and that refusal could be considered harassment under the Equality Act 2010.

Source: Christian doctor loses job for saying ‘we are made male or female’ – The Christian InstituteThe Christian Institute

Previous post
YouTube Debuts Plan to Promote and Fund ‘Authoritative’ News
Next post
New Harvard Research Says U.S. Christianity Is Not Shrinking, But Growing Stronger


Every day we send our readers the latest news with Christian commentary right to their inbox. Bi-weekly we include Bible Q&A and Bible studies as they become available. We invite you to join us.

Study With Us!

Visit the Bible Study, Bible Q&A and Video section of our site.

Leave A Comment

You are invited to participate in our Christian Community by leaving a comment. We would love to read your point of view and inspiring messages. Please read our Community Guidelines before commenting and note all comments are moderated (Ephesians 4:29).


  1. God Bless Dr. Mackereth for standing the grounds of truth and reality! May you be brought extended blessings by the Father for doing so! In Yeshua’s name! Amen

  2. Way to take a stand, way to be the example! I know our Father is very pleased. Common sense is scarce these days, all in the name of false “love” and “equality “

Leave a Reply

Members: Login
Guests: Your email address will not be published.


© 2018 World Events and the Bible.

Isaiah 21:6Up ↑