So I find it fascinating that, with all the criticisms that have come their way, both Pastor Osteen and Bishop Jakes held their ground when asked about homosexuality. Osteen has also stated he believes a person can be freed from a lifestyle of homosexuality; it is a process and God can free anyone of any sin or addiction. Charisma Media moderators will consider your request and decide on the most appropriate action. I think God wants us to be prosperous. Great Resources to help you excel in ! Retrieved May 8,
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But I also find it significant that, on this significant moral and cultural issue, neither of these men have changed their viewpoints in order to appease the spirit of the age and neither of them have been rejected by Oprah and, it appears, most of her audience. Retrieved May 8, CBS News 60 Minutes. Unfit url CS1 maint: Oral Roberts UniversityOklahoma. These men are of the same spirit as the world, therefore the world loves them John What I want to emphasize is that today, there is no subject more volatile than the subject of same-sex "marriage" and the normalizing of homosexual practice, and the moment you say something as benign as, "I believe God designed a man to be with a woman" or "I believe it's best for kids to have a mom and a dad" you are labeled a homophobic bigot.