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A message to Folau: The world doesn’t need more judgmental Christians

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O Israel – why? This plea could be straight from scripture referring to Israel the nation but instead it was being uttered by many last week – including me – about one of Australia’s greatest rugby players.

I admire Israel Folau as not only a sportsperson but as a man who won’t compromise his beliefs and is not afraid to stand up for Christ. I respect others who have also been criticised for their beliefs like Margaret Court. Freedom of religion is paramount in a society like Australia and no one should be condemned for holding firm convictions.


Yet as Christians it is equally important to look at ourselves and our own failings and imperfections. If you look at the list of sins that Izzy listed there’s not too many people he’s left out, including Christians. There isn’t a........

© Brisbane Times