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New Zealand: Exodus International’s Mission to Cure Gays Is Unnecessary, No Longer Tax-Free

Exodus Ministries Trust Board, an affiliate of Alan Chambers’ U.S.-based ex-gay group Exodus International, will no longer get to solicit funds tax-free in New Zealand, the Charities Commission there ruled. After 10 years of enjoying charity status, Exodus was stripped of its credentials because its mission — to cure people of The Gay — is not actually a public benefit, since there’s nothing good about “curing” homosexuality. Too bad too, because Exodus could really use the budget boost.

By:          Ryan Tedder
On:           Aug 30, 2010
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    • pete

      Ugh! Here is this picture once again of that scary-looking, demonic, insane fruitcake! I hate him and his yellow cum-stained teeth.

      Aug 30, 2010 at 2:04 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • L.

      Everyday should bring wonderful news like this one.

      Aug 30, 2010 at 2:38 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • scott ny'er

      this is great news

      Aug 30, 2010 at 2:41 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·


      @pete: This one is extra scary-looking, demonic, insanly fruitcakey. :p

      I apologize to all who may have recently eaten prior to viewing this………

      Aug 30, 2010 at 4:03 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • axos

      “It [Exodus]claimed it was equally as entitled to be registered as Rainbow Youth, because of Rainbow Youth’s mission to actively increase the self-esteem of GLBT youth and their families.”

      I fail to see the logic here. Do they mean that since Rainbow Youth increases the self-esteem of GLBT youth, Exodus will run out of business and need compensation?

      Aug 30, 2010 at 4:18 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Chris

      Great, now us australians are gonna have to watch the gaybours lord it all over us….typical :P

      Aug 30, 2010 at 7:35 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Lanjier

      One sad thing about these gay guys is that I would bet that in their communities they are never thought of as “ex-gay” despite attending Exodus. They can never really exit, because once it is learned that they went to Exodus, christians really think of them as gay — forever. Because that’s the truth.

      That big hello kitty light bulb he has sitting on his shoulders will always be there too.

      Aug 31, 2010 at 8:53 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Bill Perdue

      Tax the cults till they drop. Then tax ’em some more.

      Religion is the enemy.

      Religion is a form of insanity composed of equal parts of greed, superstition and ignorance that comes howling straight out of the Dark Ages and prehistory.

      Religion is humankinds greatest tragedy.


      Aug 31, 2010 at 12:36 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Markie-Mark

      To paraphrase Marie Antoinette: Let them drink blood.

      Sep 1, 2010 at 10:35 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Scott

      I had a dream about a guy who looked like this. He was glaring at me through the shades of my bathroom window when I got out of shower. I WOKE UP IN COLD SWEAT!

      Sep 2, 2010 at 5:44 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Joe Schmoe

      They should declare it taxable retro-active to the beginning and collect all the back taxes!

      Nov 20, 2011 at 11:31 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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