July 9, 2012

Andy Gipson, Mississippi GOP Lawmaker, Cites Bible Passage Calling For Homosexuals’ Deaths

Mississippi state Rep. Andy Gipson, a Republican, weighed in on President Barack Obama’s gay marriage decision last week.  Gipson cited a bible passage that calls for gay men to be “put to death.”  In a May 10th Facebook post, Gipson called homosexuality a “sin,” citing Leviticus 20:13 and Romans 1:26-28.  On the same thread, he responded to a follower, calling same-sex relationships “unnatural” and suggesting that they will inherently “result in disease.”  Full article. In […]