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Haggard Takes Another Shot at Pulpit

Ted Haggard, who built an evangelical empire whose influence reached all the way to the Bush White House before a gay sex scandal brought it all crashing down in 2006, is back at the pulpit at his new church in Colorado Springs.

Posted on Jun 6, 2010 READ MORE


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Mike Jones on Ted Haggard and Hypocrisy

The former escort who blew the whistle on Ted Haggard’s homosexuality explains why he felt morally compelled to come forward, what the fallout has been and what he feels is the real tragedy of the situation.

Posted on Jul 7, 2007 READ MORE


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Sex Talk With Rev. Ted

In this clip from the new HBO documentary “Friends of God,” the Rev. Ted Haggard engages in some loose sex talk with parishioners. (Haggard is, of course, the former president of the National Association of Evangelicals who famously frequented a gay male sex worker.)

Posted on Jan 30, 2007 READ MORE


Ellen Goodman: The Poster Boy of Self-Hate

Though Ted Haggard and others find the “sin” of homosexuality repulsive, Americans are slowly becoming more tolerant of themselves and each other.

Posted on Nov 16, 2006 READ MORE


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From Wonkette

Haggard’s Hooker: I Wanted to Sway Elections

The gay male prostitute who serviced disgraced evangelist Ted Haggard (above) has disclosed all manner of intimate details to a radio show host.

  • The tawdry bits aside, the interesting thing here is that the prostitute readily admits he timed his disclosure to help the cause of gay marriage on the Nov. 7 election ballots.

  • Posted on Nov 6, 2006 READ MORE


    Haggard T-shirt
    From CafePress.com

    Pastor Ted Says…

    Proving again that there’s no hypocrisy immune to T-shirt satirization, CafePress.com is selling Ted Haggard garb with aphorisms like the one above. (h/t: Chris from Hollywood Ghetto)

    Posted on Nov 6, 2006 READ MORE


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    rockymountainnews.com

    In Letter to Congregation, Haggard Admits ‘Immorality’

    In a letter read on Sunday to his former congregation, Ted Haggard admitted to sexual immorality and deception.  Though Haggard initially denied having sex with a former male escort, the oversight board charged with investigating the matter decided that allowing a gay man to massage him was reason enough for the pastor’s dismissal. (h/t: Huffington Post)

    Posted on Nov 5, 2006 READ MORE


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    Evangelist: I Got Massage and Meth From Male Prostitute

    Disgraced preacher Ted Haggard said he received a massage and bought drugs from a gay male prostitute—but denied having sex with the escort or using the drugs.
    Seriously, he can’t think we’re that stupid….

    Posted on Nov 3, 2006 READ MORE


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    Haggard’s Hypocrisy

    In a clip from the documentary “Jesus Camp,” the now-disgraced evangelist Ted Haggard tells a congregation exactly what the Bible has to say about homosexuals.

    Posted on Nov 3, 2006 READ MORE


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    rockymountainnews.com

    More Fun With Gay Sex, Conservative Style

    A prominent evangelical preacher and opponent of gay marriage has temporarily stepped down from his church leadership role amid allegations that he had a three-year relationship with a former male escort.  Though the Rev. Ted Haggard denies the claim, Mike Jones says he has voicemails and a letter from Haggard, and intends to take a polygraph test.

    Posted on Nov 2, 2006 READ MORE


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