The Virtuous House

By now everyone is certainly well aware of the recent controversy concerning Chick-fil-A. Gay marriage advocates have been in an uproar, condemning Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy for his “hateful” remarks and demanding a nationwide boycott, even calling for legal action prohibiting the company from doing business at all.

So, what were Dan Cathy’s remarks that were so scandalous? Most news articles don’t say. They simply categorize his elusive words as “anti-gay” or “in defense of traditional marriage” depending on the source’s political slant. However, the interview with Baptist Press that caused such an outcry can be found here. Most of the interview has nothing to do with marriage but here’s relevant and apparently “hateful” portion:

Some have opposed the company’s support of the traditional family. “Well, guilty as charged,” said Cathy when asked about the company’s position.

“We are very much supportive of the family — the biblical definition of the…

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