US televangelist Pat Robertson has told a mother to treat her gay son like a drug addict and not enable his 'lifestyle.'
The woman emailed in to his talk show, the 700 Club on the Christian Broadcast Network, seeking advice from the longtime host.
'Dear Pat, not so long ago my son came out of the closet and about a year later he told us he was becoming an atheist,' she wrote.
'I want him to follow the path of Christ, but it’s so hard. What can I do about it?'
This is how Robertson responded: