Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

You are the man.

By Diogenes (articles ) | Jan 20, 2011

An English playwright, capitalizing on BBC's celebration of the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible to promote his own peculiar agenda, has announced his belief that King David was homosexual.

Uriah the Hittite was not available for comment.

Showing his erudition as a student of the Scriptures, Howard Brenton went on to say that David’s friendship with Jonathan was the “only gay relationship” in the Bible.

The residents of Sodom were not available for comment. 

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Our Spring Challenge Grant
Progress toward our Spring Challenge Grant goal ($15,099 to go):
$35,000.00 $19,901.18
43% 57%
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

Show 2 Comments? (Hidden)Hide Comments
  • Posted by: AgnesDay - Jan. 21, 2011 1:23 PM ET USA

    I wonder what Mr. Brenton would say about my Dad and his fishing buddies?

  • Posted by: Salome - Jan. 20, 2011 7:00 PM ET USA

    This is not new. I heard it years ago from someone with an, er, agenda.

Subscribe for free
Shop Amazon
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

Church Fathers: The Third Century and the School of Alexandria August 29
Every Aspect of the Catholic Thing August 28
News Posturing: How the dramatis personae use each other August 28
The intractable practical problems with the Kasper proposal August 28
No, the Pope did not endorse a gay-friendly children's book August 28

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days
Pope Francis: welcome with compassion those who have remarried outside the Church CWN - August 5