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  • Gay lobby scandal brewing in Russia

    01/18/2014 12:49:19 PM PST · by annalex · 34 replies
    This a collection of articles reflecting the developing news from Russia. The short of it is that a popular theologian, professor and thinker Deacon Kurayev decided to publicly condemn homosexuality and possibly pedophilia in his beloved Orthodox Church, to which he has every intention to remain faithful. The accusations take the form of a series of publications in Kuraev's blog; the accounts from the victims are published and the peculiar pattern of careers blocked or promoted based apparently on the intimacy of the candidate to a gay sponsor. The abuse itself is rarely criminal (other than grounds for a harassment...
  • An open letter to Pope Francis

    11/11/2013 5:13:32 PM PST · by ebb tide · 14 replies
    Renew America ^ | November 10, 2013 | Randy Engel
    Your Holiness, It's difficult to know how or where to begin this Open Letter on the necessity of establishing a Papal Commission of Inquiry into Homosexuality, Pederasty, and the "Gay Lobby" in the Catholic Church. But since I must begin somewhere let me start with Question 21 posed to you by Brazilian journalist, Ilze Scamparini, during your first press conference of July 28, 2013 aboard the papal aircraft on route to Rome from World Youth Day in Rio, Here is the reported dialogue between you and Scamparini which touches upon the key topics of this missive:
  • J.C. Penney Shares Slip Further On CEO Flap [ Their homosexual ads ruined them ]

    08/09/2013 1:15:50 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 77 replies
    foxbusiness.com ^ | 8-9-13 | FNS
    Shares of embattled retailer J.C. Penney Co. fell another 2.5% in premarket trading on Friday amid an interal battle with shareholders. The board slammed Pershing Square Capital Management's Bill Ackman for a letter in which he criticized the board's failure to find a longer-term solution for the Chief Executive Officer Mike Ulman.
  • From the IOR to the gay lobby: Pope Francis tells all on flight from Rio to Rome

    07/29/2013 6:37:08 PM PDT · by haffast · 7 replies
    Vatican Insider - LaStampa ^ | 07/29/2013 | Andrea Tornielli
    "On flight from Rio de Janeiro to Rome" Journalists fired improvised questions at the Pope for one hour and twenty minutes. The Pope agreed to hold the press conference straight after take-off, despite how tired he was after an eventful World Youth Day week in Brazil. Francis surprised journalists with his willingness to answer all questions put to him, even those which touched on really thorny issues like the reform of the Vatican Bank (IOR), the Ricca case, the gay lobby, Vatileaks and even the content of the black leather bad he carried on to the plane which flew him...
  • Pope Francis distinguishes between homosexual orientation, gay lobby

    07/29/2013 8:51:24 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 59 replies
    Catholic Culture ^ | 07/29/2013
    Pope Francis has said that he does not judge homosexuals, including homosexual priests. “If they accept the Lord and have good will, who am I to judge them?” the Pope said. The Pope added that a homosexual orientation “is not the problem.” He called for charitable treatment of homosexuals, saying that they should not be marginalized. The Pope’s remarks-- made during a long and candid exchange with reporters who accompanied him on his return flight to Rome after a visit to Brazil for World Youth Day—were widely interpreted by reporters as an acceptance of homosexuals in the Catholic priesthood. But...
  • Italian Journalist Charges that Vatican Bank Prelate is Protected by 'Gay Lobby'

    07/18/2013 6:56:14 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 11 replies
    An influential Vatican journalist has explicitly charged that the newly installed prelate of the Vatican bank has engaged in homosexual misconduct, and has been protected by other officials at the Vatican. Sandro Magister of L’Espresso reports that Msgr. Battista Ricca provided room and a job for a male companion while he was assigned as a Vatican diplomat in Uruguay between 1999 and 2001. The Italian cleric also frequented gay bars, and was once beaten in an altercation at a bar. Magister goes on to charge that although these incidents were well known, there were not noted on Msgr. Ricca’s personnel...
  • Pope admits there is a ‘gay lobby’ at the highest levels of the Vatican

    06/11/2013 11:34:20 AM PDT · by NCjim · 63 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | June 11, 2013
    <p>Pope Francis has acknowledged the existence of a 'gay lobby' inside the Vatican's secretive administration for the first time.</p> <p>Speaking during an audience with Latin American Catholics, the Argentine Pontiff said that there was a 'current of corruption' in the Roman Curia - the central governing body of the Catholic Church.</p>
  • Francis Reportedly Confirms "Gay Lobby"

    06/11/2013 3:31:44 PM PDT · by Biggirl · 43 replies
    Breitbart ^ | June 11, 2013 | Breitbart
    VATICAN CITY, June 11 (UPI) -- Pope Francis has confirmed there is a "gay lobby" inside the Vatican, a Catholic website reported. The Curia is the Vatican's bureaucracy.
  • Newt: Democrats' Powerful Gay Lobby Forced Obama's Hand on Marriage ("I don’t think he’s gay")

    05/15/2012 6:11:49 PM PDT · by JediJones · 7 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 5/15/2012 | Jim Meyers and Kathleen Walter
    Newt Gingrich tells Newsmax that President Obama came out in support of same-sex marriage in an effort to placate powerful gay activists who tired of his “equivocating” on the issue. Asked about Newsweek’s...reference to Obama as the first gay president, [Newt] smiled and said: “Contrary to Newsweek’s clever cover I think from everything we know he’s heterosexual, so I don’t think he’s gay.” Then he got serious: “Look, he adopted the policy of his most powerful constituents. The fact is the gay caucus, the gay millionaires, gay activists are at the heart of the Obama system, and they had finally...
  • Obama Rams Gays Into The Military "This Is My Rifle, This Is My Gun . . .

    01/29/2010 5:13:16 AM PST · by joeclarke · 8 replies · 515+ views
    JoeClarke.Net ^ | 01/29/2010 | JoeClarke.Net
    . . . This Is For Shooting, This Is For Fun," is what we boot Privates at Parris Island had to shout while running around the old, wooden Second Battalion barracks if we called our rifle a "gun." Since Googling, I don't have to be more descriptive as to what the disciplinary measure was about. It had something to do with a Private's privates, and not confusing them with the Private's weapon. * In President Obama's State Of The Dysfunctional Union Speech Wednesday night, he promised to deliver on his threat and payback of opening the military front door [as...
  • Calif. Lesbian Mom Gets Deportation Reprieve [Sen. Feinstein To The Rescue]

    04/23/2009 7:59:26 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 10 replies · 655+ views
    AP Report ^ | April 23, 2009
    Calif. lesbian mom gets deportation reprieve By LISA LEFF Associated Press Writer Apr. 23, 2009 SAN FRANCISCO -- A Philippines-born lesbian mother who was ordered to leave the country next month for overstaying her visa will likely be allowed to stay through next year due to Sen. Dianne Feinstein's intervention in the case. Feinstein introduced an emergency immigration bill late Wednesday on behalf of Shirley Tan, who lives in Pacifica with her 12-year-old twin sons and partner of 23 years. Feinstein spokeswoman Clare Bowyer says Tan can't be deported unless Congress votes down the legislation or it is allowed to...
  • Duct tape amends T-shirts (homosexual agenda)

    04/24/2007 12:22:45 PM PDT · by fgoodwin · 17 replies · 910+ views
    Sacramento Bee ^ | 12:00 am PDT Tuesday, April 24, 2007 | Laurel Rosenhall
    Students who wore attire with an offensive word in gay rights debate allowed to tone it down. Turns out there's yet another use for duct tape. Rio Linda High School students who were suspended last week for wearing offensive T-shirts to school can put them back on -- as long as they cover the word "sodomy" with duct tape. Several students were suspended last week for wearing T-shirts that said "Sodomy is sin." The shirts were a response to the national Day of Silence, a day of activism when some students take a daylong vow of silence in support of...
  • Canadian Tories Pull Rug From Feminist-Gay Revolution (Defunding The Left In Canada Alert)

    09/30/2006 12:53:23 AM PDT · by goldstategop · 28 replies · 1,044+ views
    Worldnetdaily.com ^ | 09/30/06 | Ted Byfield
    The three federally funded agencies most responsible for turning Canada from a stolid conservative backwater into a raving feminist-gay backwater were cut off at the knees this week in a budget brought down by the Harper government. Reducing federal spending for the first time in nine years, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty also reported a $13-billion surplus in last year's operations. The surplus, he said, would be directed to debt reduction. Liberal governments had been increasing spending by an average 8.2 percent annually, peaking in their final year with a whopping 14.4-percent increase. That had been done in a desperate attempt...
  • A Lesson In Bias (Joseph Farah Responds To Mel Seesholtz In Second Editorial Alert)

    09/16/2006 12:15:06 AM PDT · by goldstategop · 9 replies · 786+ views
    Worldnetdaily.com ^ | 09/16/06 | Joseph Farah
    A Lesson In Bias Joseph Farah It's unusual for me to devote an entire column to an otherwise obscure assistant professor with a less-than distinguished writing career – let alone a second column. But Mel Seesholtz of Penn State University, the subject of my musings Wednesday, has responded in a letter to the editor suggesting I ignored the substance of his argument in favor of "bias free" education and dwelled only on his thinly veiled call for my death, along with James Dobson's. Somehow, it had never occurred to me that I should concern myself with the substance of an...
  • Liberal Reactions To The Marriage Amendment Are Not Deep (Liberal Narcissism Alert)

    06/05/2006 10:19:33 PM PDT · by goldstategop · 13 replies · 581+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | 06/06/06 | Dennis Prager
    Here are the dominant liberal reactions to President Bush and the Republicans' call for a vote on the Federal Marriage Amendment, which would amend the Constitution to define marriage as the union of a man and a woman: 1. Virtually every news report about President George W. Bush's support for a constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman describes it as "pandering" to the "far Right," the "radical Right" or, less pejoratively, "social conservatives" of the Republican Party. 2. Democrats regularly describe the amendment as enshrining "discrimination in the Constitution." In the words of...
  • Ex-Lesbian: WNBA Star's Coming Out Stems From Sex-Saturated Society

    11/08/2005 4:01:41 PM PST · by Aussie Dasher · 29 replies · 1,042+ views
    Agape Press ^ | 9 November 2005 | Jim Brown
    AgapePress) - A former lesbian activist who became a Christian says she is saddened but not surprised by Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) star Sheryl Swoopes' decision to announce her homosexuality. Swoopes, a three-time Olympic gold medallist and four-time WNBA champion, currently plays for the Houston Comets. The all-star athlete, who came out of the closet about her homosexuality to The Advocate and ESPN The Magazine last month, admits she was not born a lesbian but simply fell in love with a close female friend who advised and supported her during a time when her marriage was on the rocks....
  • PM can receive communion, says priest (Canada)

    10/02/2005 9:15:48 PM PDT · by Aussie Dasher · 6 replies · 388+ views
    Canada.com ^ | 3 October 2005
    MONTREAL -- Despite his stance on same-sex marriage, Paul Martin will always be welcome to receive the sacrament of communion in his home riding, the prime minister's local parish priest said Saturday. "We can't use the eucharist as a time . . . to judge a person's conscience by refusing them communion," Rev. John Walsh told CJAD radio. Roman Catholic bishops meeting at the Vatican this weekend at the first synod led by newly anointed Pope Benedict may consider denying communion to politicians who pass laws that go against their faith. But Walsh, who also hosts a weekly show on...
  • Gays to March on Boy Scout Camp

    09/26/2005 5:19:48 PM PDT · by Aussie Dasher · 136 replies · 2,975+ views
    Religious News Service ^ | 27 September 2005 | JAMES HARTLINE
    Following on the heels of a major pedophile scandal this past July during the San Diego Gay Pride Festival, radical gay activists have now targeted the San Diego Boy Scouts for atheism, homosexual and transsexual infiltration. Scouting For All, which recently participated in San Diego Gay Pride, was also involved in the same festival that featured pedophile Martin Ramirez, better known as Marty the Clown, who worked in the Gay Pride's Children's Garden. Scouting For All exists for the purpose of forcing the Boy Scouts of America to change its current policies and allow homosexuality into the organization. Additionally, it...
  • Normalizing Pedophilia (Gaynada's Next Frontier In Degeneracy Writ Large Alert)

    07/08/2005 10:28:56 PM PDT · by goldstategop · 29 replies · 951+ views
    Worldnetdaily.com ^ | 07/09/05 | Ted Byfield
    Now that the gay lobby has successfully persuaded the Parliament of Canada to legalize same-sex marriage, the question arises: What will it do next? Will it retreat for a time into inactivity and wait for the public to bestow semi-respectability on the new condition? Or will it brazenly push the government to silence Christian churches that carry the gay-marriage conflict into the next federal election by removing their tax deductibility status? Or will it open a new campaign to prohibit all criticism of homosexual practice on moral grounds by deeming it an exercise in "hate"? Last week, eight days after...
  • Pampa Lawmaker Seeks to Put Gay Marriage Ban in TX Constitution

    04/05/2005 6:13:27 AM PDT · by Theodore R. · 1 replies · 231+ views
    Pampa lawmaker seeks to put gay marriage ban in constitution ASSOCIATED PRESS AUSTIN (AP) - A proposed constitutional ban of same-sex marriages in Texas could also prevent gays and lesbians from private contract privileges, including end-of-life decisions and children's guardianship issues, gay-rights activists told lawmakers Monday. Gay marriage and civil unions already are illegal in Texas, but some private arrangements are recognized under Texas law. Republican Rep. Warren Chisum of Pampa has filed a proposed change to the constitution that would define marriage as "only a union of one man and one woman" in Texas. He said it wasn't his...
  • Marriage Amendment Author Attacked by Homosexual Lobby Seeks Help!

    10/21/2004 1:24:03 PM PDT · by Agitate · 69 replies · 1,287+ views
    Musgrave for Congress ^ | 10/21/2004 | agitate
    I received this from Marylyn Musgrave who authored the Federal Marriage Ammendment. Of course, she is being attacked by the wealthy homosexual lobby who think they can buy American culture and twist it to their liking. I hope people can help her out and she stays in office. Friday, October 15th, 2004       Dear friend of the family,      Radical homosexual-agenda leaders have declared me Public Enemy #1 and are spending over a million dollars on vicious, false TV ads to defeat me.       I need your help.       You may know that I have been the U.S. House leader to protect...
  • Howard Dean's Gay Army

    01/20/2004 8:46:21 PM PST · by chance33_98 · 17 replies · 668+ views
    <p>Washington, D.C.) All of the contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination support gay issues but former Vermont governor Howard Dean was the first to recognize the full clout of the gay vote and the economic power of the community. And, by seizing the moment he catapulted himself into the lead. Dean first began to realize the strength of the largely untapped gay vote when the Vermont Supreme Court ordered the state to recognize same-sex relationships. Shepherding the Civil Union legislation through the legislature he began to sense a groundswell of LGBT support throughout the nation.</p>
  • Alan Keyes Targeted by GLAAD (Homosex Activists): Please Call or Write in Support of His Show

    04/30/2002 7:50:11 AM PDT · by Notwithstanding · 71 replies · 3,025+ views
    The Homosexual Problem In case you missed it, the April 23rd edition of 'Alan Keyes is Making Sense' which aired last Tuesday on MSNBC featured a heated debate among host Alan Keyes, Bill Donohue of the Catholic League, and two guests representing both 'Dignity USA', and 'Catholics Speak Out'-advocacy groups who openly promote the legitimization of homosexual activity within the Catholic Church (the recently accused Fr. Shanley served as Chaplain to one of the organizations) Quoting from the statement delivered by the Pope which read, "The abuse of the young is a grave symptom of a crisis affecting not only the...