In an interview with WND, Rev. Ken Hutcherson, a longtime Dobson ally who was at the forefront of opposition to the same-sex marriage initiative in Washington state, summed up his response to Dalyâ€™s Times interview with an allusion to Jesusâ€™ sheep and wolves metaphor in the Gospel of John, chapter 10.
â€śThose who are supposed to be shepherds of the flock end up being just hirelings. And when the wolf comes and things get tough, they run and hide behind compromise,â€ť Hutcherson said.
He said Dalyâ€™s evaluation is â€śabsolutely wrong.â€ť
â€śI think what weâ€™ve lost is weâ€™ve moved away from the base of our conservative constituents and values voters and tried to win the moderates,â€ť he told WND. â€śWeâ€™ve tried to show them a more loving and more inclusive way by backing off a little bit and not seeming so harsh in our views.â€ť...