COMMENT:

Israel Folau's sacking has sparked ire from those who say he is being discriminated against for his religion.

A lot of the outrage has come from Christian people who feel they are also being targeted in the criticism of his statements against same-sex marriage.

I must stress this is not all Christians, many of whom I have seen condemn Folau and others who tout similar opinions, but some within the religion who conflate a changing society with moral degradation.

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More and more in the 21st century, these particular Christians feel they are discriminated against and that their beliefs are

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