Another anti-gay activist, another homosexual sex scandal. Same-sex rights proponents in the United States were revelling in the news Wednesday that George Rekers, a prominent Christian scholar and "gay cure" crusader, hired a male prostitute for a 10-day European jaunt.
The Miami New Times, a weekly newspaper, confronted Rekers at the Miami airport with the man, who advertised on a sexually explicit gay website — rentboy.com — as a travel companion.
When first approached by the New Times, Rekers said he simply hired the man to carry his luggage because he's recovering from back surgery. Later, in a Facebook message, Rekers said he was trying to educate his "travel assistant" about the evils of his way of life.
"Like Jesus Christ, I deliberately spend time with sinners with the loving goal to try to help them," said Rekers, who has called the New Times article slanderous. FULL STORY