U.S. conservatives were shocked when they read headlines this week announcing that the U.S. government is spearheading an effort to decriminalize homosexuality around the world. This is a concern especially for the main base of Trump: evangelicals.
In its headline titled “New Trump push: Make homosexuality legal everywhere,” WND (WorldNetDaily) said,
“The Trump administration’s highest profile gay person is leading an effort to decriminalize homosexuality in dozens of nations where it’s still illegal.”
U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell, who is a prominent homosexual activist in the Republican Party and in the Trump administration, was chosen by Trump to lead the decriminalization push. Grenell is married to a homosexual man and he has been fighting for homosexual privileges, including gay “marriage.”
Even though, in this phase, the U.S. government has said that the push involves no fight for gay “marriage,” the tone that the U.S. State Department has been giving to the homosexual agenda is very worrying.
“Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, an evangelical Christian, is supporting the diplomatic effort to fight violence and discrimination against LGBT people, NBC said, citing U.S. officials. Pompeo declared in his Senate confirmation hearing: ‘I deeply believe that LGBTQ persons have every right that every other person in the world would have.’”
By saying that homosexuals have every right that every other person has, Pompeo betrayed the real intent of the Trump administration, because if every person has a right to marriage and adoption of children, Pompeo’s declaration suggested that every homosexual has a right to marriage and adoption of children too. It is, as he said himself, his deep conviction.
Such push coming from the Trump administration is a shame. Coming from an evangelical who is the State Secretary, helping homosexual activist Grenell, is a bigger shame, because he is doing exactly what left-wing Protestant Hillary Clinton was doing when she was also a State Secretary.
On the homosexual issue, the Trump administration is misrepresenting U.S. conservatives.
On the homosexual issue, “evangelical” Pompeo is misrepresenting U.S. evangelicals.
Under Clinton, the State Department had its Gay Pride Months. Now under “evangelical” Pompeo, the State Department has its “LGBTI Pride Months.” A whole month where U.S. government officials celebrate homosexuality in the U.S. and its embassies around the world!
Even if the push of the Trump administration addressed only violence against homosexuals, why prioritize individuals known for their bad sexual choices?
When I think about violence and homosexuality, the first thought coming to my mind is not individuals suffering violence for their sexual lifestyle. The first thinking is children suffering homosexual violence — physical and psychological. There is a massive effort to cover up the suffering of children in the hands of homosexual predators.
The Catholic Church is a living evidence of the gravity of homosexual violence against children. Young men with hidden homosexual problems enter Catholic seminaries, and even though they are never delivered from their homosexual demons and vices, they become priests and bishops. The natural consequence is that their homosexuality eventually produces sexual violence against children.
If you cannot hinder even a Christian setting where there is homosexuality from committing sexual violence against children, how does the U.S. government expect to protect a homosexual culture known for making children especially vulnerable to sexual abuse?
I have no doubt that George Washington, the first U.S. president known for discharging dishonorably a soldier because of his homosexual behavior, would never accept a “LGBTI Pride Month” in the State Department. Instead, he would launch a “Month of Protection of Children Against Homosexual Propaganda and Violence.” He would also launch a push to encourage nations to protect children and teens from homosexual propaganda and its psychological and physical violence.
Putin’s Russia has given a very good example by enacting in 2013 a law banning homosexual propaganda to children. The Obama administration, which was busy celebrating homosexuality in its State Department and engaged in efforts to decriminalize homosexuality around the world, growled at the Russian law and used the Ukrainian issue as a pretext to impose sanctions on Russia.
With Trump, my expectation was that he would use the U.S. government to do much more than Russia against the powerful homosexual agenda and its predatory threat to children. Yet, in many ways and year after year Trump, his administration and his State Department are doing more and more to imitate Obama and his obsession to celebrate homosexuality.
Obama never was worried about children and their protection against the predatory threat of homosexual propaganda. Trump and “evangelical” Pompeo never showed any such worry too. No “Month of Protection of Children Against Homosexual Propaganda and Violence.”
All of them are interested in protecting a predatory sexual behavior that brought God’s judgment to Sodom as an example of societies that would choose homosexuality as their official lifestyle. The U.S., under Obama and Trump, are not only celebrating and protecting this perverted lifestyle, but the Obama administration worked and the Trump administration has been working to spread the celebration and protection of this lifestyle that even today is bringing big curses to the Catholic Church and eventually bring bigger curses and destruction to societies that insist on embracing what God has always condemned.
God has said,
“You shall not lie with a male as with a woman; it is an abomination.” (Leviticus 18:22 ESV)
“What happened to Sodom and Gomorrah and the cities near them is an example for us of the punishment of eternal fire. The people of these cities suffered the same fate that God’s people and the angels did, because they committed sexual sins and engaged in homosexual activities.” (Jude 1:7 GWV)
May evangelicals who elected Trump pray for him to stop imitating Obama. And may they ask him to oust homosexual activist Richard Grenell from his administration and “evangelical” Mike Pompeo from his State Department and appoint evangelicals who may be able to celebrate a “Month of Protection of Children Against Homosexual Propaganda and Violence” in the State Department and launch an international push with such good example.
Conservatives and evangelicals, in the U.S. and around the world, expect no less than this from America.
Portuguese version of this article: Governo Trump busca legalização da homossexualidade em todo o mundo enquanto crianças e outras vítimas da homossexualidade são esquecidas
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