Transcript via our friends at NewsBusters, who have more on the "comedian-cum-theologian
Rev. JOEL OSTEEN: But if you came to our church, Joy, you would see people from all walks of life. We don't have a sign at the door no gays, no drunkards, no people on drugs. We're for everybody, we're not against people. So we're helping them to become –
JOY BEHAR: But when you say that the Bible is against gays, that makes people get bullied, and bad things happen to people because of what the people say about that.
Does this mean that the Bible stating your body is a temple leads to fat kids being bullied? Does this mean that the Bible's opposition to fornication leads to unmarried couples living together being bullied? What about those who covet or don't honor their mother and father or who use the Lord's name in vain?
This whole following-the-Bible thing has to stop. You know, for the children. And we look forward to Ms. Behar grilling Muslim Imams over Islamic, uhm, "bullying
," otherwise me might have to declare her anti-Christian as opposed to pro-gay.
To save time, maybe our friends on the Left could give us that short-list of what doesn't
lead to bullying -- of what we can
say and do.
Subject to change, of course.