Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 7:00 pm on 3rd March 2008.

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Photo of Lord Thomas of Gresford Lord Thomas of Gresford Spokesperson in the Lords (Shadow Attorney General), Home Affairs 7:00 pm, 3rd March 2008

Would the noble Earl accept that the priest concerned is not likely to be using threatening words and behaviour with intent to stir up hatred against a person on the grounds of his sexual orientation, unless he was using hell fire or something?

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david skinner
Posted on 27 Mar 2008 7:47 pm (Report this annotation)

What is wrong with hell fire? If scaring people or making them feel uncomfortable is going to be outlawed then maybe we should not even talk about global warming, nuclear holocaust, AIDs epedemics.The Christian believes that all these things are as nothing to the return of Jesus Christ, when we shall all have to give an account of our lives.