Christianity Thomas on 19 Nov 2009 12:59 am
More than 75,000 Americans have joined an online movement seeking the revocation of tax-exempt status from churches that were involved in the repeal of Maine’s gay marriage law.
This quote makes your skin crawl:
Attorneys with the Alliance Defense Fund, however, reject the claim that churches violated IRS policy.
“Pastors and churches have a right to speak about biblical truths from the pulpit without fear of punishment,” said ADF Senior Legal Counsel Erik Stanley. “They can encourage their congregations to take a stand for marriage and can directly support legislative issues like Question 1 without running afoul of IRS rules.”