Mr. McClintock, a magistrate with 18 years experience on the South Yorkshire bench, was forced to resign from the family courts panel when regulations came in place last year prohibiting “discrimination” against homosexuals in the provision of goods and services. He will continue to serve as a magistrate but will no longer be involved in family cases.
The general trend, he said, is at its root a failure to understand the Christian foundation of the civil liberties, and civil freedoms of the western democracies. “They take the advantages of a Christian civilization for granted and don’t see the connections between the institutions the world values and see the Christianity at the bottom of it. All the values, like tolerance, come from Christianity. Now that Christianity is diluted, all the things that go along with it, including democratic freedoms, are also being diluted”. (LifeSite News)
He’s says what I’ve been saying. It’s social conservatism or bust. Christianity or bust.