Australian Christian Lobby backs sacking of employees with no ‘Christian sexual ethic’
The intervention comes as the attorney general Christian Porter considers possible amendments to the controversial religious discrimination bill exposure draft before parliament returns next week. What is the religious discrimination bill and what will it do? Iles defended the prospect of hiring and firing based on the “Christian sexual ethic … that sexual relations are for one man and one woman” to the exclusion of others. “This bill seeks to balance those views and that balancing process will continue as we consider the submissions in full,” he said. “I’m not out here to say religious people should say things that others are not allowed to say.