Here’s an amusing video of Bryan Fischer declaring himself a prophet, while claiming he isn’t doing so, for warning America that we have to choose between the “homosexual agenda” and liberty.
The funny thing about all this ignorant bleating about religious liberty is that it’s exactly the same argument used against civil rights for women and black people, and for exactly the same reason. On anti-discrimination laws, for example, their argument is that it violates their religious liberty to force them to hire a gay person. But then why isn’t it a violation of religious liberty to force them to hire a woman or a black person? And why isn’t it a violation of religious liberty for me to refuse to hire a Christian or a Muslim? If they applied their reasoning consistently, it would have to be — and they would be campaigning to have religion removed from anti-discrimination laws. But they’re not. Because this is not about religious liberty, it’s about religious privilege. It’s about Christian hegemony.