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Is Christianity Homophobic?

Troglodite Wrote: Apr 16, 2013 5:32 PM
agitator: Instead of a religion that tells men to fear sin, and to modify their behavior so as not to sin, and to seek freedom from sin, would you prefer a religion that excuses or even endorses sin?
That "loving Jesus means hating gay people" is "proclaimed in Christian churches and on Christian television and radio broadcasts."

So declares Dan Savage in his review of Jeff Chu's "Does Jesus Really Love Me: A Gay Christian's Pilgrimage in Search of God in America" -- on page one of The New York Times Book Review.

Who is foremost among those who have made "anti-gay bigotry seem synonymous with Christianity"? The Family Research Council and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

So says Savage. And who is he? A cradle Catholic who says he "was in church every Sunday for the first...