The NFL came out against a proposed religious exemptions bill in Georgia Friday, saying the deal could have an effect on the Super Bowl selection process for 2019 and 2020. Source: NFL says Georgia religious exemptions bill might cost Atlanta Super Bowl bid | Fox News Continue reading #Georgia religious exemptions bill might cost #Atlanta Super Bowl bid
For years, the Catholic Church has been in the throes of a heated debate over how accepting it should be of gay relationships.The church teaches that gay behavior is sinful; however, no institution is immune from changes in the world around it.The Michigan Catholic Conference — which oversees health care for Catholic employees in the state — announced in a letter last week that it is modifying its coverage in a way that will make it possible for gay employees of the church to get health benefits for their partners and spouses.It does so in a way, however, that doesn’t … Continue reading The Catholic Church in Michigan just made an important concession toward gay couples
STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — A preschool in egalitarian Norway has canceled its traditional carnival celebration saying it encourages gender stereotypes, with boys dressing up in macho superhero costumes and girls in frilly princess dresses.Renate Kvivesen, the principal of the Vikaasen preschool near Trondheim, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that “we don’t think it fits our values to host an event where children feel it’s important to fit into specific gender roles.”The preschool has children from 0 to 6 years old.Parents were informed by email that the annual dress-up for carnival, held just ahead of Lent in the Christian calendar, … Continue reading #Really! #LGBT(xyzmots, or whatever) Strikes agian In Norwegian preschool..
So the Supreme Court has established “same-sex marriage,” and that will quiet the LGBT crowd, because, after all, they got what they wanted, right? Not even close How about protections for LGBT people in jobs, jury duty, credit applications, housing, … Continue reading Equality Act creates ‘#LGBT rights’ – everywhere!
Border Patrol agents and others operating under the umbrella of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) must now consider not only the sex of the criminal they are detaining, but the “gender identity” of the individual and how they feel and … Continue reading #Obama Paints Border Patrol with #Rainbow Colors
A county commissioner wants to save Blount County, Tennessee, from the wrath of God. County Commissioner Karen Miller is sponsoring a resolution asking the Almighty to “pass us by in His coming wrath and not destroy our county as he … Continue reading Official seeks to save county from Wrath of God #LGBT
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican on Saturday fired a monsignor who came out as gay on the eve of a big meeting of the world’s bishops to discuss church outreach to gays, divorcees and more traditional Catholic families. Monsignor Kryzstof Charamsa was a mid-level official in the Vatican’s doctrine office. In newspaper interviews published in Italy and Poland on Saturday, Charamsa said he was happy and proud to be a gay priest, and was in love with a man whom he identified as his boyfriend. Source: News from The Associated Press Continue reading Hypocritic #Pope Fires #LGBT Monsignor
After the Vatican revealed Friday that Pope Francis’ meeting with Kentucky clerk Kim Davis did not constitute “support,” the Vatican revealed yet another juicy tidbit about the Pope’s trip: he requested a meeting with a homosexual couple. According to CNN, Pope Francis explicitly requested a meeting with Yayo Grassi and his partner Iwan. Francis hugged Grassi and Iwan for the cameras. According to Grassi, Francis initiated the meeting: “Three weeks before the trip, he called me on the phone and said he would love to give me a hug.”Furthermore, the Vatican, in disowning the Davis meeting, explained, “The only real … Continue reading #Pope Francis Requested Meeting with #Gay Couple, He Wanted ‘a Hug’ “What!”
First, the Pope kept his meeting with Kentucky clerk Kim Davis a secret. Davis, of course, refused to license same-sex marriages, stating that it conflicted with her religious viewpoint; for that refusal, she was briefly jailed for contempt of court. Now, the Vatican has told the media that his meeting with Davis didn’t act as an endorsement. Davis reportedly visited at the invitation of the Vatican ambassador, but spokesman Federico Lombardi explained, “The pope did not enter into the details of the situation of Mrs. Davis and his meeting with her should not be considered a form of support of … Continue reading #Vatican Said #PopeFrancis Doesn’t ‘Support’ Kim Davis
The owners of an Oregon bakery are refusing to pay $135,000 in state-ordered damages to a same-sex couple who were denied service. Melissa and Aaron Klein, owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa, cited religious beliefs when they refused to … Continue reading #Oregon bakery owners refuse to pay damages in #LGBT wedding cake case
ROWAN COUNTY, Ky. (AP) – Rowan County Clerk, Kim Davis says Pope Francis told her to stay strong when the two met briefly during his visit to the United States last week. According to a new release from her … Continue reading #KimDavis says #Pope Encouraged Her During Meeting #LGBT
A Russian municipal lawmaker famous for his staunch anti-gay stance has announced the foundation of a major international human rights association to redress the balance in favor of traditional values. Vitaly Milonov said in an interview with popular Russian daily Izvestia that the first meeting of the new group called “Volunteers of Freedom” will take place in St. Petersburg on October 26. Source: Russian anti-gay lawmaker launches international rights group to protect traditional values — RT Russian politics Continue reading #Russian anti-gay lawmaker launches international #rightsgroup to protect traditional values
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — The parents of a man killed in 1998 because of his sexuality believe more law enforcement agencies reporting to federal crime statistics will help reduce hate crimes against the LGBT community. Judy Shepard speaks at the FBI … Continue reading Advocates for #LGBT protections from #hatecrimes visit FBI in Harrison County
Government officials have the “human right” to refuse their duties, including the issuing of same-sex marriage licences, if they feel it violates their conscience, the Pope says. The pontiff made the comment to reporters on his flight back to Rome … Continue reading #Pope: Rejecting #GayMarriage Is ‘Human Right’
NEW YORK – Freedom of religion isn’t reason enough to deny any American their constitutional rights, President Barack Obama said Sunday as he addressed members of the LGBT community, one of his major sources of political and financial support. Speaking … Continue reading #Obama says religious freedom no reason to deny gay couples right to marry
A county clerk in Kentucky who was A county clerk in Kentucky who was briefly jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples said on Friday that she and her family have switched to the Republican Party because … Continue reading #KimDavis switches to Republican Party #ImWithKim!
Federal prisoner Kim Davis walked into the Kentucky jail cell wearing an orange jumpsuit and holding a Bible.“When I went back into that holding cell I hit my knees and just prayed, just cried out for God to give me … Continue reading #ACLU and #LGBT agenda wants #KimDavis’ ‘scalp to hang on the wall’
WASHINGTON — Declaring “homosexuality is not a job qualification,” Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee sharply criticized President Barack Obama for nominating a gay man who grew up near Dayton to become the new secretary of the Army. Huckabee, a former … Continue reading #Huckabee rips gay nominee for Army secretary
Evangelist Franklin Graham has called President Obama’s guest list for Pope Francis’ welcome this week “disgraceful and obviously inappropriate,” even as the Vatican has reportedly objected to the White House’s invitation to transgender activists, an openly gay bishop and … Continue reading Franklin #Graham Condemns #Obama’s Guest List for Papal Welcome as ‘Sinful’
Since when did the Constitution change? The First Amendment gives ALL American citizens the “Right to Religious Freedom”. However, it does not say that every religion OTHER than Christians have this right. Christians that voice their views or opinions are called bigots, … Continue reading Editorial: No rights for #Christians? #CruzCrew #wakeupamerica #1A #2A