Bishop Simeon Hall, Bahamas Church Leader, Says Clergy Who Attack Gays May Be 'Closet Cases'
Monday, December 31, 2012 at 07:02PM
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By Meredith Bennett-Smith, The Huffington Post - December 31, 2012

An evangelical religious leader in the Bahamas has apparently softened his stance on the LGBT community, criticizing peers for the type of anti-gay comments he himself used to espouse.

Bishop Simeon Hall, the former leader of the New Covenant Baptist Church and ex-president of the Bahamas Christian Council, accused church leaders of focusing negative attention on the LGBT community while ignoring other more important issues like gambling addiction, according to The Tribune. [Read Full Story]

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