The current pope has not been afraid to wade into politically charged topics… but this may be the most controversial yet.
What the current pope told this guy is a bit of a departure from the New Testament portrayal of Jesus meeting people — even from shockingly checkered pasts — where he embraces them, but moving from there, Jesus lovingly tells them ‘go and sin no more’.
The Apostle Paul had some blunt language for God’s view of homosexuality. (Hint: YHWH isn’t a fan.)
A victim of clerical sexual abuse has said that Pope Francis told him that God made him gay and that his sexuality “does not matter.”
Juan Carlos Cruz, a survivor of sexual abuse, spent three days with Pope Francis at the Vatican in April, in which he discussed his sexuality and the abuse he suffered at the hands of a Chilean priest.
Describing his encounter with the Pope to CNN, Cruz said: “You know Juan Carlos, that does not matter. God made you like this. God loves you like this. The Pope loves you like this and you should love yourself and not worry about what people say.”
Here is Juan Carlos Cruz:
Here’s a very different perspective on the matter from John Piper:
Which breakdown of this issue makes more sense to you?
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We’ve all wondered for a long time, but it looks like medical science has finally determined the problem.
It’s spreading like a plague. For some reason, Liberals are losing their ever-loving minds.
Trump Derangement — and Romney Derangement before that — and Bush Derangement before that are only the tip of the iceberg.
What is driving them so berzerk?
Looks like we’ve found an answer:
A liberal walks into the hospital and asks for an X-ray of its skull. Doctors confirmed what we already feared. Here’s the sad diagnosis…
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