UK: Christian teacher fired, reported to counter-terror unit over classroom comments

UK: Christian teacher fired, reported to counter-terror unit over classroom comments

[Ed. – Demonstrating, as it invariably does, that the left’s opposition to Christianity is not about tolerance but about attacking Christianity and Christians.  The UK is alarmingly far down this road now.]

Svetlana Powell was dismissed from the T2 Apprenticeship Academy in Bristol in July 2016 after leaders at the government-funded college said students had been offended by comments the teacher made.

Bristol Employment Tribunal heard that a pupil who was being persistently disruptive brought up Mrs. Powell’s religion and proceeded to quiz her on her personal beliefs in an “argumentative” way, LifeSiteNews reported.

Asked her views on homosexuality, the teacher said that as a Christian, she “personally” believed homosexual activity was against the Lord’s will, but that God loves every person regardless of their sexual preference.

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The same student, who had been warned about his misbehaviour throughout the day, told Mrs. Powell that another pupil in the class was a lesbian, to which the teacher replied that God loved her.

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