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on April 11, 2019 in Featured World News

Aussie Rugby Star Faces Sack for Urging ‘Sinners’ to ‘Repent’

by Simon Kent Australian rugby star Israel Folau is facing the prospect of losing his professional contract after he made a call on social media for “sinners” to “repent.” On Wednesday, the devout Christian posted on Instagram that “drunks, homosexuals, adulterers, liars, fornicators, thieves, atheists and idolaters” should “repent” because “only Jesus saves”, and made similar remarks on Twitter. Folau’s main employers at Rugby Australia and the New South Wales Rugby Union now say they intend to end his player’s contract. “He does not speak for the game with his recent social media posts,” the governing bodies said. “In...

by Simon Kent Australian rugby star Israel Folau is facing the prospect of losing his professional contract after he made a call on social media for “sinners” to “repent.” On Wednesday, the devout Christian posted on Instagram that “drunks,...

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