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The Church is Not a Closet

Jim134 Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:46 PM
Don't tell me that all gay people want to destroy their opposition that they get from religious believers! Say it ain't so, Yogi. Oh let's have a religious parade and leave our clothes on, and wouldn't that be a bad thing. Or we could spread a new strain of HIV like the gay men did in the 80's because they were just following their normal desires to have sex with any and all.

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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