By Pastor Rick Scarborough
The Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act, S.909, is currently being considered by the Senate. It has already passed the House as H.R. 1913. It will expand current federal hate crime laws to include sexual orientation and gender identity. It has also been dubbed the Pedophile Protection Act because an amendment to exclude pedophiles as a protected class was struck down (select here for more information.
If passed, the law will also put clergy at risk of prosecution if they preach a Biblical message against the sin of homosexuality and someone who hears it goes out and commits a crime against a homosexual. Select here to learn more.
A few weeks ago World Net Daily posted an article about a letter I wrote myself to the United States Senate, urging them to protect my Constitutional right to free speech without being criminalized. Select here to read the entire article as well as the letter.
Fear the Lord and judge with integrity, for the Lord our God does not tolerate perverted justice, partiality, or the taking of bribes.
2 Chronicles, 19:7