Queerty is better as a member

Log in | Register
  open houses

Ted Haggard Can’t Wait to Stack His Church With Self-Hating Drag Queens and Leather Daddies

[flv:http://www.upload-mp3.com/files/205030_mwl6s/mario_206-18-10_205pm.mp3%5Dmario_206-18-10_205pm.mp3 http://www.queerty.com/wp/docs/2010/06/tedhaggard900030.jpg 650 400]

“Absolutely,” Ted Haggard tells radio host and marijuana advocate Mason Tvert about accepting LGBTs at his newly formed St. Jame’s Church. But just because he won’t let those queers get married under his cross, he’ll still let ‘em sit in the pews. “If you review the list in the New Testament you come to the conclusion that everybody’s a sinner. Gay, straight, bi, Republican, Democrat, nice little lady at the grocery store, priest, preacher — everybody’s a sinner, everybody needs redemption, everybody needs God to bless them. Everybody needs that, and where we go wrong is when we in society start to say, this one group is a particular problem, rather than say all of us are in equal need of God’s love.”

(Cute to 9:57 for the relevant segment)

By:           John Rogers
On:           Jun 23, 2010
Tagged: , , ,

  • 6 Comments
    • Ogre Magi
      Ogre Magi

      So basically it’s just the same old christian shit?

      Jun 23, 2010 at 5:27 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Lucius vorenus
      Lucius vorenus

      As long as he continues getting the 10% from the idiotic worshipers, he will not stop.

      Jun 23, 2010 at 9:16 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Jack E. Jett
      Jack E. Jett

      I suspect he is a shit eater.

      Jun 23, 2010 at 11:55 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • JamesStone
      JamesStone

      His poor wife!!!!! I cannot imagine what it would be like to be a straight woman married to a gay man!!!!
      Are people STILL giving money to these nutty people??? We are all in the wrong business..we all need to open up our own churches!! The money is good and you get tax exempt status!! Let’s do it…I am IN!!!!

      Jun 24, 2010 at 12:45 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • ewe
      ewe

      I think gay blogs are pretty much the only one following this piece of shit.

      Jun 24, 2010 at 12:54 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • jeffree
      jeffree

      Putting the word “gay” so close to “sinner” made me uncomfortable, Ted !That implies you might want to try to “fix me” and I don’t cotton to that idea at *all*

      @Ewe: You’re so right! I typed his name under Google News a couple weeks back, and the only ones reporting on him were LGB blogs, Colorado news sites or satirists or comedians. The Xristers have given up on him, it seems…

      Jun 24, 2010 at 9:16 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

    Add your Comment

    Please log in to add your comment

    Need an account? Register It's free and easy.



  • POPULAR ON QUEERTY

    FOLLOW US
     



    GET QUEERTY'S DAILY NEWSLETTER


    FROM AROUND THE WEB

    Copyright 2014 Queerty, Inc.
    Follow Queerty at Queerty.com, twitter.com/queerty and facebook.com/queerty.