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The Church is Not a Closet

du2 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 9:58 AM
Apparently Reginald, you haven't heard about the fact that there have already been young gay boys who reached Eagle Scout, and gay Scout masters who already served honorably and with the same morals as their heterosexual counterparts. The point being, there is equal moral potential in both sexual orientations. It's not like heterosexual men aren't around females in any OTHER walk of life that requires discipline, same goes for gay males...like the military or sports. Trust, goes both ways.

There are many people today who despise conservative religious beliefs, but they are quick to say, “We don’t want to restrict your religious freedoms in any way. Just keep your beliefs in the church.” What they fail to realize is that the church is not a closet, and it is our private beliefs that fuel our public acts. Shouldn’t it be this way?

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