Christian Rock Frontman Tweets Support For Marriage Equality


Dan Haseltine, lead singer of popular Christian rock band Jars of Clay, shocked fans by tweeting his support for same-sex marriage.


In his tweets, the 41 year-old singer questioned the conservative argument against same-sex marriage.

He posted:



His tweets received varying responses. Some agreed with the singer, while others tweeted anti-gay messages and bible verses.


Haseltine continues to engage in a conversation with his 9k+ followers about marriage equality. You can read the rest of his comments on his official Twitter page.

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Dan Haseltine

Christian organisations are slamming Haseltine for voicing his pro-gay stance. Michael Brown of The Christian Post – the largest Christian newspaper in the world – wrote about Haseltine’s tweets saying that he was “accelerating the destruction of marriage”.

Jars of Clay are one of the most successful Christian rock acts in the world, having sold millions of albums and winning three Grammys between 1998 and 2002.

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