Why should one group be protected and another left to the tender mercies of discriminating employers? It seems to me that if the Christian right wants to re-position itself as a minority that deserves federal protection, it should also agree that other minorities qualify. And just because we break God's laws, does not invalidate them. It's time to get a summer break sorted Black Panther star Letitia Wright says God got her through crippling depression In defence of the gentle man Everyday miracles: Speaking before Pope Francis' Humanum conference in Rome, the bestselling author and pastor of Saddleback church in California passionately defended traditional marriage.
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Rick Warren Wants You To Pay Him To Discriminate Against Gay People
What I'm saying is it isn't necessary to be on the side of culture — it's not even necessary to be on the right side of history, it's just important to be on the right side. In a proposed law like the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, the government forces every employer to abide by the principles of equal opportunity. It's denounced as an enemy of women When it gives religious organizations money, it has every right to demand it not be used to persecute or stigmatize a minority. Tincher was one of 50 people flown from around the country and the world—Canada, China, Nigeria and South Korea—to a four-day Bible boot camp dedicated to discussing, and embracing, gay relationships. Now, Christian political groups, including Focus on the Family and the National Association of Evangelicals, have virtually stopped campaigning on the issue, shifting their focus to legal efforts to shield religious business owners from having to cater to gay weddings.