Topic / Homophobia

Why did Houston bear the brunt of Hurricane Harvey?

A quick trawl through fundamentalist Christian threads today provides the answer: Houston, in Harris County, Texas, gave their vote in 2016  to Hillary Clinton. If that weren’t bad enough, in 2010 it voted to make lesbian Annise Parker, above, its 61st mayor. Parker, whose tenure of mayor ended last year, was Houston’s second female mayor […]

Malta church ceiling collapses. Same-sex marriage is blamed.

Part of the ceiling of the Ta’ Giezu church in Rabat collapsed last week, and LifeShiteNews is pinning the blame on the country’s recognition of gay marriage. It pointed out that Malta legalised same-sex marriage this summer: With practically no opposition from the country’s bishops. This happened just months after Malta’s bishops broke away from […]

Gay man finds God; goes on the rampage against LGBT people

At the end of July this year, a delightful short animated film about a young lad losing his heart to a another boy was posted on YouTube – and immediately became an international hit. Since July 31, In a Heartbeat has attracted over 21,000,000 views – and a scathing attacking from Doug Mainwaring, above, a […]

Pastor’s Sunday tweet sends titters though the blogosphere

When Tennessee pastor Greg Locke posted the picture above on Twitter at the weekend the imbecile did so without thinking how much mirth it would generate. But Locke, of the Global Vision Bible Church doesn’t appear to do much thinking at all. Example: Back in 2015, he branded religious history classes in Wilson County as […]

Lunatic Labour councillor suspended for homophobia

A Labour councillor in London – Chika Amadi, a charity worker and evangelical pastor – has been suspended by the party for her anti-gay rants on social media. On her Facebook page last month, Amadi posted: Recently one respectable man in my constituency questioned me on my faith especially on homosexuality (…) I warned him […]

In just four days C of E trashed a bunch of biblical truths

Susie Leafe, above, Director of the conservative Christian group Reform, has slammed the C of E’s latest General Synod meeting which voted to condemn gay conversion therapies. Leafe, according to this report, said: In the space of four days, the General Synod of the Church of England have, in effect, rejected the doctrines of creation, […]

Britain is flouting gay marriage bans in foreign countries

Earlier this year Lyle Shelton, Managing Director of the Australian Christian Lobby, above, got all huffy when he discovered that gay couples were getting married in the British consulate in Sydney.  He said: Just because Britain has made a decision, doesn’t mean Australia has to follow suit. We’re seeing the negative consequences of the decision […]

‘Lack of intellectualism’ lies behind Christian homophobia

In an Open Church Network video released this week one of the UK’s most prominent evangelicals, Revd Canon Steve Chalke, above, claims that there has been a lack of intellectualism by evangelicals in their approach to certain biblical passages. They have ‘misinterpreted’ these passages which have subsequently been ‘weaponised’ to attack members of the LGBT […]

Sense at last: C of E agrees that ‘gay cures’ are wrong

A  Private Member’s Motion proposed by Jayne Ozanne, above, saying that conversion therapy had ‘no place in the modern world’ has been backed by the Church of England. According to the Guardian, Ozanne – who underwent conversion therapy resulting in two breakdowns and two spells in hospital – said conversion therapy was: Abuse from which […]

Oz’s godlessness blamed on aggressive atheists & ‘queers’

It was widely reported last week that the number of atheists in Australia had increased by an amazing 45 percent in just five years. Jennifer Oriel, above, a columnist for The Australian, was appalled by the rise, which took place between the Australian census of 2011 and the one in 2016. Australia was created as […]