get a life over springer, say christians - news from ekklesia about jerry springer's the opera

get a life over springer, say christians - news from ekklesia about jerry springer's the opera

By staff writers
7 Jan 2005

Get a life over Springer, say Christians -07/01/05

Christians connected with the West End hit Jerry Springer ñ The Opera have hit back at claims by church and media pressure groups that the show is blasphemous and should be banned from the BBC. "Believe me, this show would never have got to where it is today if it was simply about blasphemy and bad language," actor David Soul (who plays Springer) told BBC Radio 4's Today programme this morning. ìI'm a Christian and I certainly don't see it as blasphemy at all.î

Get a life over Springer, say Christians -07/01/05

Christians connected with the West End hit Jerry Springer ñ The Opera have hit back at claims by church and media pressure groups that the show is blasphemous and should be banned from the BBC. "Believe me, this show would never have got to where it is today if it was simply about blasphemy and bad language," actor David Soul (who plays Springer) told BBC Radio 4's Today programme this morning. ìI'm a Christian and I certainly don't see it as blasphemy at all.î

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