Arizona Pastor Steven Anderson during a sermon, claimed that the way to cure AIDS is simple—kill every gay person in the world by Christmas Day:
Turn to Leviticus 20:13, because I actually discovered the cure for AIDS…If a man also lie with mankind, as he lieth with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination: they shall surely be put to death. Their blood shall be upon them. And that, my friend, is the cure for AIDS. It was right there in the Bible all along — and they’re out spending billions of dollars in research and testing. It’s curable — right there. Because if you executed the homos like God recommends, you wouldn’t have all this AIDS running rampant.
And then he went on a homophobic rant declaring, “No homos will ever be allowed in this church as long as I am pastor here.” He went on to defend his “no homo” policy: “Never! Say ‘You’re crazy.’ No, you’re crazy if you think that there’s something wrong with my ‘no homo’ policy.” He then said that all LGBTQ people are pedophiles. “Would you invite a pedophile into your home?” he asks, even though a lot of Alabama Christians are about to vote for a pedophile as their senator. Anderson also brags about how much he doesn’t love the community and mocked pastors who do