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Ellen Page slams Chris Pratt for supporting 'infamously anti-LGBTQ church'

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

has called out "Guardians of the Galaxy" series star for attending an "infamously anti-LGBTQ" church.

Pratt, who identifies as a non-denominational Christian, recently appeared "The Late Show" where he told host about a recent fast he did through his church, Hillsong.

The church had infamously made headlines in 2015 after it said that it does not support the LGBTQ lifestyle.

According to Variety, Hillsong's global pastor had said that he "holds to traditional Christian thought on gay lifestyles and gay marriage" and "God's word is clear that marriage is between a man and a woman".

Page, who came out as gay in 2014 and is married to Emma Portner, took to to slam Pratt and Hillsong.

"Oh. K. Um. But his church is infamously anti lgbtq so maybe address that too?" she wrote.

A number of other Christian celebrities like Justin and Hailey Bieber, Kylie and and Selena Gomez, are also closely associated with Hillsong. The church was founded in but now has locations in and

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sat, February 09 2019. 12:20 IST
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