The position that the BSA clearlly indicates that homosexuality is normal and thus countances it. That is the issue. Since they do so, so the pastor is required remove support the church had given it.BSA has made no statement that could be reasonably interpreted to mean that they think "homosexuality is not wrong" or that it is not a sin
An Enlightened Master is ideal only if your goal is to become a Benighted Slave. -- Robert Anton Wilson
◄ Matthew 7:6 ►
New International Version (©2011)
"Do not give dogs what is sacred; do not throw your pearls to pigs. If you do, they may trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you to pieces.
New Living Translation (©2007)
"Don't waste what is holy on people who are unholy. Don't throw your pearls to pigs! They will trample the pearls, then turn and attack you.
English Standard Version (©2001)
“Do not give dogs what is holy, and do not throw your pearls before pigs, lest they trample them underfoot and turn to attack you.
New American Standard Bible (©1995)
"Do not give what is holy to dogs, and do not throw your pearls before swine, or they will trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you to pieces.
King James Bible (Cambridge Ed.)
Give not that which is holy unto the dogs, neither cast ye your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn again and rend you.
If you live long enough, you will live in a foreign country, because the past is foreign to the present. We lived differently then. The only constant is change!
They accept people with cleft palates. That doesn't mean they think cleft palates are normal.
It is a sin to lie
Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour
NAMBLA the organization is oriented completely around sin. That's the difference.
- A cookie baking club that happens to allow sinners to join (we're all sinners)
- A pornography club
Every person in that church is a sinner, therefore his church is equally as guilty as the boyscouts.
It's like the church allowed the cookie baking club for decades to use the church facilities, but as soon as the club allowed homosexuals, they were banned from the premises. The cookie baking club from its inception was composed 100% entirely of sinners. What changed?