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'Beat the gay away': One pastor's advice for parents

posted on May 3, 2012, at 12:49 PMBest Opinion: Jezebel, Baptists Today, Journal Sentinel



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A North Carolina pastor, Sean Harris, is facing an angry backlash after
telling members of his flock to punch their sons if they show signs of
being gay. In a Sunday sermon at Berean Baptist Church in Fayatteville,
Harris said: "The second you see your son dropping that limp wrist, you
walk over there and crack that wrist." Harris, who was preaching on
marriage ahead of next week's state-wide vote on the Amendment One
gay-marriage ban, continued: "Man up. Give him a good punch." After his
words were posted on several blogs (see the clip below), Harris
apologized for his comments, saying he was making a misguided attempt to
be funny.
"What I do stand by

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Added: May-3-2012 Occurred On: May-3-2012
By: dcmfox
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Location: North Carolina, United States (load item map)
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