[NEWS 1130] A group of B.C. pastors have launched a campaign against SOGI 1 2 3.
Nearly 200 pastors have signed a statement of faith, denouncing homosexuality and having a transgender identity. They call it the West Coast Christian Accord, saying having one of those identities and the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity curriculum is against God’s will.
“For far too long, many of us in the Evangelical Churches throughout Canada have been dismissed, intimidated, bullied, and even threatened because of our biblical world view regarding human sexuality — a world view that is not only based on the time-honoured truths of the Bible, but a view that is protected by Canadian law,” said Giulio Gabeli, president of the Association of Christian Ministries Vancouver.
“Our hope would be to come back to the table and work at a curriculum that would protect the rights of those who have differing views,” said Kevin Cavanaugh, one of the pastors who signed the statement of faith.
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