The National  Memo Logo

Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.

Monday, December 09, 2019

WATCH: Pastor Rick Warren Compares Being Gay To Violence And Infidelity


On Tuesday, nationally known pastor Rick Warren defended his stand against gay marriage by telling CNN’s Piers Morgan that being gay may be natural, but that doesn’t mean it’s acceptable.

“I have all kinds of natural feelings in my life and it doesn’t necessarily mean I should act on every feeling,” Warren said. “Sometimes I get angry and feel like punching a guy in the nose. That doesn’t mean I act on it. Sometimes I, as you’ve pointed out, sometimes I feel attracted to a woman who isn’t my wife. I don’t act on it. Just because I have a feeling doesn’t make it right. Not everything natural is right. Arsenic is natural.”

Warren seems to be arguing that government should legislate morality. If that’s true, why are adulterers allowed to remarry?

Advertising

Start your day with National Memo Newsletter

Know first.

The opinions that matter. Delivered to your inbox every morning

Ukraine army in the field

To support my coverage of the war in Ukraine, as well as my regular political screeds and occasional personal pieces, you can buy a subscription at luciantruscott.substack.com

Keep reading...Show less

Rep. Andrew Clyde

Days after provoking backlash for circulating inert 40-millimeter grenades inside the U.S. Capitol, House Republicans are again facing fierce criticism for their latest stunt to own the libs — donning assault rifle lapel pins, despite there being over 58 mass shootings in 2023 alone so far.

Keep reading...Show less
{{ post.roar_specific_data.api_data.analytics }}