What a scoop! A Buzzfeed writer, who we’ll call Captain Obvious, has exposed the pastor of an evangelical church as holding the Biblical view on homosexuality. What’s next, an expose that Bernie Sanders is a Socialist? It so happens that HGTV personalities Chip and Joanna Gaines, who have never publicly commented on the issue, attend Antioch Community Church. The network has issued a statement affirming its commitment to the LGBT community and has also congratulated the Gaines couple on the success of their series, “Fixer Upper.”
Tag – same sex marriage
Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore is suspended with pay until an upcoming hearing. He’s accused of violating “judicial ethics” after telling probate judges not to issue marriage licenses to homosexuals. Moore lost another judicial job earlier after he put up a monument to the 10 Commandments in a state building.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg graduated from Columbia Law School in 1959, tied for first in her class. The 81 year-old justice has been serving on the US Supreme Court for over 20 years. So why did she reportedly “lend the prestige of her office to advance or appear to advance the private interests of others” while certain gay marriage cases are still pending? Associated Press reporter Brian Bakst covered her remarks the other day before a Minnesota audience, but you’d never suspect the issue involving the Code of Conduct from Bakst’s report.
The 58 same sex marriage supporters are classic liberals in contrast to the liberals we typically hear about today. Their statement says, “The test of our commitment to liberal principles is not our eagerness to hear ideas we share, but our willingness to consider seriously those we oppose.” On the other hand, Brendan Eich was recently fired by intolerant liberals who punished him for supporting California’s Proposition 8.
World Vision USA President Richard Stearns says, “I want to be clear that we have not endorsed same-sex marriage, but we have chosen to defer to the authority of local churches on this issue. World Vision is a multi-denominational organization that welcomes employees from more than 50 denominations.”