Fri Nov 16, 2012, 10:12 AM
dlwickham (1,362 posts)
Anti-gay Pastor Scott Lively is mulling a run for Massachusetts Governor
Pastor Scott Lively, a Christian evangelist and the founder of 'Abiding Truth Ministries,' is considering a run for the top seat in Massachusetts Lively, a former missionary, has been noted for his anti-homosexual views, which he has taken to Africa and other countries.
The Pastor is also the target of a pending federal court lawsuit, which accusing him of crimes against humanity. He is also a frequent target of civil rights activists.
While not officially throwing his hat in the ring just yet, Lively has formed an exploratory committee consisting of twelve members for the purpose of investigating the viability of a campaign for the 2014 election.
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Sun Nov 25, 2012, 03:33 PM
JKingman (75 posts)
6. Didn't his ministries get involved in some sort of
scandal with adults and kids and sex a couple years ago?
I'm not sure, but I think I remember this.
In a state with the first legalized gay marriages, I'm sure he will do well among the few thousands of homophobes that are still alive to vote in 2014.
I think after so many years electing Barney Frank, and when the Governor marches in the Boston Gay Pride parade with his daughter, and when the Boston Mayor marched in that parade as well, along with several other elected officials, Massachusetts has plenty of room for everyone to run for office, including the haters and their very few remaining supporters