“The Department of Justice is scrubbing references of radical Muslim beliefs from the transcripts of calls Orlando terrorist Omar Mateen made to police during his massacre, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Sunday.”
This is an attempt to remove the event from it’s historical context. Without the ISIS context, this is only another lone wolf shooter. One that the media is trying desperately to pin on the Christian Conservative. Even though he was a registered democrat.
Nevertheless, Paul is not talking about human law, but divine law. He is not making a political argument for a law, but making a religious argument about the sinfulness of human nature and the necessity of Jesus’ death and resurrection. This passage has absolutely nothing to do with politics and everything to do with each individual’s relationship with God.
So why did The New York Times say this “Bible verse from Romans…calls for the execution of gays”? Because a Republican congressman read it to the House Republican Conference. He read the passage in order to chide his fellow congressmen for backing an LGBT non-discrimination proposal in a military spending bill……
The Clinton Foundation has accepted millions from Middle Eastern and other foreign governments that criminalize homosexuality – but prominent gay rights groups in America have stayed silent on the apparent disconnect between Hillary Clinton’s rhetoric and the donations.
ISIS can draw on a “large cadre of Western fighters” that could attack in the U.S. and the terror threat posed by the group remains as dangerous as ever despite efforts to crush it militarily, the director of the CIA said Thursday.