A Russian priest has called this summer’s FIFA World Cup a “homosexual abomination,” saying soccer players sporting bright shoes in Brazil were promoting the “gay rainbow.”
In case you were wondering, here are the shoes that Russia was wearing in this year’s tournament:
“The liberal ideology of globalism clearly wants to oppose Christianity with football,” Shumsky reportedly wrote. “I’m sure of it. Therefore I am glad that the Russian players have failed and, by the grace of God, no longer participate in this homosexual abomination.”
Russia’s national team
failed was eliminated in the first round of this year’s tournament.