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Priest Fears Soccer Players Wearing Gay Shoes Are A Threat To Christianity

shumskyCan shoes be gay? According to one Russian Orthodox Priest, they can.

While the rest of the world has been fawning over the sinfully sexy soccer players at the FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Alexander Shumsky (pictured) has been fuming over their flamboyant choice of footwear, The Washington Post reports.

The priest called this summer’s games a “homosexual abomination.” More specifically, he said that soccer players’ brightly colored shoes were promoting the “gay rainbow.”

In a column penned for the Christian website Russian People’s Line, Shumsky claims that by “wearing pink or blue shoes, [the players] might as well wear women’s panties or a bra.”

In addition to the shoes, Shumsky said he’s also offended by the “unthinkable” hairstyles worn by some of the players.

So what does all this mean?

It’s an attack on Christianity, of course!

“The liberal ideology of globalism clearly wants to oppose Christianity with football,” the priest wrote.

He added: “Therefore I am glad that the Russian players have failed and, by the grace of God, no longer participate in this homosexual abomination.”

Russia was eliminated in the first round of the World Cup, after failing to win a single match in the group stages.

Perhaps if players hadn’t have been wearing pink shoes, the Russians would have fared better. We will never know for certain, though Shumsky says he is “sure of it.”

By:           Graham Gremore
On:           Jul 9, 2014
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  • 10 Comments
    • Mezaien
      Mezaien

      It`s not the Gay Shoes Are A Threat To Christianity! it`s me. I am the anti Christ and everything and anything to do with Christianity.

      Jul 9, 2014 at 4:09 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • PARKAVMAN
      PARKAVMAN

      He has a nice dress.

      Jul 9, 2014 at 5:57 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Bill
      Bill

      My reply would be the same as that of John McEnroe. Those of you who are tennis enthusiasts will know what it is!!

      Jul 9, 2014 at 11:02 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • James Hart
      James Hart

      @Mezaien: You’re the antichrist? Sure, you are, dear. Now, don’t forget to take your little yellow pills two times each day or you might start seeing the little green men again.

      Jul 10, 2014 at 12:08 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • level75RDM
      level75RDM

      …Wait, this isn’t a joke, is it. I wish people like this priest would hurry up and make the connection between homosexuality and breathing oxygen already.

      Jul 10, 2014 at 12:46 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • jonjct
      jonjct

      @PARKAVMAN: “He has a nice dress”. Lol funny !!!!

      Jul 10, 2014 at 9:14 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Desert Boy
      Desert Boy

      This “priest” looks like he hasn’t had a shower in years. Nasty.

      Jul 10, 2014 at 10:10 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Ogre Magi
      Ogre Magi

      His facial hair makes him look like he is swallowing an opossum

      Jul 10, 2014 at 5:12 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Lvng1tor
      Lvng1tor

      Someones been consuming a bit too much Blood of Christ!

      Jul 10, 2014 at 6:10 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Horse Lips
      Horse Lips

      He needs a new hobby.

      Jul 10, 2014 at 7:46 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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