Rejection of LGBT Christian Ads Shows Limits of Social Media

“Jesus Dies” by Douglas Blanchard
“Jesus Dies” by Douglas Blanchard

Too sexy, too violent — these are the reasons given for repeated rejections of social-media ads for an art book with an LGBT vision of Jesus. Maybe they are just too queer.

“The Passion of Christ: A Gay Vision” is not pornography and shows no more nudity or violence than a standard Stations of the Cross. Sometimes Facebook blocked its ads for being too “shocking” or “scary,” and other times they banned the ad as porn. Queer Christianity seems to scare the censors at Facebook. More on Huffington Post.


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