Phil Robertson puts out statement about his homophobic speech

Phil Robertson puts out statement about his homophobic speech

West Monroe : LA : USA | Dec 18, 2013 at 12:34 PM PST
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Phil Robertson

Phil Robertson really upset a lot of people when he shared his views on being gay. He is not a fan and thinks it is a sin. He went as far as to compare it to bestiality. He explained that he doesn't understand why someone would want a man and not a woman.

A&E did not have a statement to release, but they did share what Phil Robertson had to say about it all. He said, "I myself am a product of the 60s; I centered my life around sex, drugs and rock and roll until I hit rock bottom and accepted Jesus as my Savior. My mission today is to go forth and tell people about why I follow Christ and also what the Bible teaches, and part of that teaching is that women and men are meant to be together. However, I would never treat anyone with disrespect just because they are different from me. We are all created by the Almighty and like Him, I love all of humanity. We would all be better off if we loved God and loved each other."

What do you think about what Phil Robertson had to say about homosexuality? Will it lose fans for "Duck Dynasty"? Sound off in the comments below.

Update: Phil has been suspended! Read more here.

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