March 31, 2015 by 128 Comments
I think this political cartoon makes an excellent point. Various things may or may not be legal, but if one is a follower of Jesus, it can be argued that his teachings burden our religious freedom. To quote Paul, “All things are lawful – but not all things are beneficial.” Christians may have the right to refuse service based on the dictates of our conscience. That doesn’t necessarily mean that we should, or that Jesus would want us to.
Read more: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/exploringourmatrix/2015/03/jesus-burdens-our-religious-freedom.html#ixzz3WkhALRQH