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Toddler's 'Ain't No Homos' Song

Puts Church on Lockdown

Pastor Gets Death Threats

5/30/2012 4:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Members of an Indiana church say they've been flooded with death threats since video of a 3-year-old proudly singing, "Ain't no homos gonna make it to heaven" ... was posted on the Internet.

Multiple members of the Apostolic Truth Tabernacle Church in Greensburg, Indiana tell TMZ the church office has been getting harassing calls and the pastor has received death threats at his home. They also say a prayer meeting scheduled for this evening at church had to be moved to a secret location.

We're told they are looking into increasing security, but for now the congregation is handling it ... taking turns watching over the church.

One member says Pastor Jeff Sangl is extremely worried about his safety -- and this morning he and his wife left for vacation without telling anyone where they were going.

Despite the threats, all the members we spoke to have no regrets about the song getting posted online -- in fact one said, "The people who are upset just don't read the word of God. If we don't teach the children the truth early they will never learn."

As for the thunderous applause after the hate-filled song -- we're told, "Of course we applauded a child who is singing a song about God."

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16.

MzReeses    

I don't believe in homosexuality but I saw this video earlier today and was absolutely shocked at this little boy singing that song. Especially when the whole congregation stands and applauds. There is nothing wrong with preaching this from the bible but that was nothing but pure hate.

691 days ago
17.

Stiletto    

Here is one of the death threats left on their machine:

"Yeth, I'm tewibly upthet wit you and I'm going to thwap you thilly when I thee you!"

691 days ago
18.

camperxl    

Bible scripture ≠ Hate.

If you don't like the truth take it up with God when you meet Him.

691 days ago
19.

al baby    

Hey why not do the story about Louise Farakan calling for the death of whitey ?

691 days ago
20.

obama'saracist    

any one dumb enough to believe in the scam known as the church is dumb enough to have a problem with 2 people who love each other and want to control them,idiots,and I think two guys having sex is sick not for me,now 2 cute ladies woo hooo

691 days ago
21.

JiLL1    

Some of the most hateful people in the world are overzealous religious nuts

691 days ago
22.

Will    

Greensboro Indianna where the Tabernacle is located is also the toen where 15 year old Billy Lucas was bullied to death a year and a half ago. he recieved death threats too.

http://www.back2stonewall.com/?p=12206

691 days ago
23.

Cognizant _illiberal    

i heard a gay guy say that he had sex with the opposite sex out of boredom , just goes to show that some gays are just mentally weird

691 days ago
24.

mousetrap    

This is very disturbing. Jesus would never preach like this. If you want to be a Christian, and it is a great religion, follow the gospels closely and either worship on your own or get into a very legitimate protestant denomination such as Episcopalian or Presbyterian or Lutheran or Methodist. These offshoots are not legit. I am not a big fan of the Catholic Church with their marion cults, but even that is better than this.

691 days ago
25.

hummm    

ohhh shut I forgot harvey has his own agenda, no wonder he loves these topics. LOL. I am lawyer!!! a happy one.

691 days ago
26.

hummm    

wow kudos for america, now we are solving matters mafia style...

691 days ago
27.

A1Commenter    

They've got to be taught before it's too late,
Before they are 6 or 7 or 8
To hate ALL the people their relatives hate.
They've got the be carefully taught.

691 days ago
28.

growup    

and neither will the liars. the gist that Jesus was trying to get across was that NO ONE was "good" enough to make it to heaven, hence, why he died on the frickin' cross--to pay for the fact that we will never be as perfect as God, as much as some lunatic "christians" like to think they are.

Think of the Old Testament as "The Rules of the Road" then thing of the New Testament as some guy telling you that you will never pass the driver's test but he will take the test for you. Your welcome.

691 days ago
29.

kronenburg    

"Churches" like this, as well as their members, should be ignored. The less support they get, the quicker they'll dissolve. Too bad they're getting this much publicity.

691 days ago
30.

chicagannie    

I remember 20 years ago the idiots in Kokomo IN shunning that little boy who had contracted AIDS - I think his name was Ryan White. The entire idiot Indiana community turned against the child and his family.

I don't think the Lord favors the self-righteious, nor the intolerant. What a disgusting way to raise kids. This "Church" has NOTHING to be proud of.

691 days ago
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