Christian Counselor Fired for Denying Advice

Ad Feedback

The battle for gay rights may have cost one Christian counselor her job.

Marcia Walden used to work as a workplace counselor for the Centers for Disease Control.

She says she was fired after referring a lesbian worker at the CDC to another counselor. The woman wanted relationship advice.

The Alliance Defense Fund is suing on Walden's behalf.  Click the play button for more from ADF attorney Jordan Lawrence.

Walden told her she had religious convictions against same-sex relationships, and pointed her to a different counselor who could help.

But the Christian worker was accused of "homophobia," and eventually fired.

Both the CDC and the private company that had been outsourced to provide the counselors would not comment to CBN News because because of pending litigation.

Log in or create an account to post a comment.  

CBN IS HERE FOR YOU!

Are you seeking answers in life? Are you hurting? Are you facing a difficult situation?

Find peace with God, discover more about God or send us your prayer request.

Call The 700 Club Prayer Center at 1 (800) 823-6053, 24 hours a day.

A caring friend will be there to pray with you in your time of need.

CBNNews.com

CBNNews.com

CBN News is a national/international, nonprofit news organization that provides programming by cable, satellite, and the Internet, 24-hours a day. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.