Originally Posted by AndyJC
Mal, your response is instructive. You are undertaking the exact process I describe - you are reinterpreting the anti-homosexual passages in the Bible so that you can live a moral life, in this case not having to discriminate against homosexuals.
You cannot "reinterpret" something that isn't homophobic. Whenever it is mentioned it's on the same grounds as all sexual sin, and even pride, or covetousness. In other words, it's no worse than someone stealing my car.
And don't even
try whipping out Sodom. That has been misinterpreted as OMFG KILL ALL THE FAGS for far too long.