Pastor Rick Warren spoke a line to CNN’s Piers Morgan that has resonated with people who, like him, have tried repeatedly to explain why they won’t change their stance to support same-sex marriage.
“I fear the disapproval of God more than I fear your disapproval or the disapproval of society,” Warren, of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, Calif., told the host of “Piers Morgan Live.”
Warren appeared on the show amid a media blitz for his new book “The Daniel Plan” about getting healthy for the glory of God, but his stand for biblical marriage continues to draw attention.
A discussion of Warren’s admiration of Pope Francis turned to same-sex marriage when Morgan asked whether Warren’s views had evolved during the two years since the two discussed the issue on air.
“Have you moved at all now? Are you recognizing that there is this seemingly unstoppable movement?” Morgan asked Warren during the show that aired Dec. 6.
Warren responded, “Well, I don’t get to change what God says is right and what God says is wrong. And I think God is real clear that all sex outside of marriage is wrong. But the issue…Continue Reading