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PHEW! Jesus The Jew Would Approve of Gay Marriage, Says Elton John

by | 30th, June 2014

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MOST people who don’t like gays are religious, or at least, religious sympathetic. They think homosexuality goes against nature or some kind of cosmic order.

Some are violent or abusive toward gay people, because presumably, they feel the need to serve up justice because they don’t believe their god is up to the job, cometh the hour. The inherent weakness of deities must be a constant concern for the praying sorts.

Or, maybe it is something to do with deities being into homosexuality?

Elton John reckons that Jesus Christ would approve of gay marriage. In an interview with Sky News, Sir Elton added that he’s meeting up with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a bid to try and improve Russia’s gay rights record.

“If Jesus Christ was alive today, I cannot see him as the Christian person that he was and the great person that he was saying this could not happen,” said John. “He was all about love, compassion, forgiveness and trying to bring people together. That’s what the church should be about.”

Er…Only Jesus wasn’t a Christian. He was a Jew. And then there was that bit about violence:

“Think not that I am come to send peace on earth; I came not to send peace, but a sword…” Matthew, 10:34, KJV

Still, he has

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