Australian rugby dickhead star Israel Folau continues to dig his homophobic heels into the ground and one royal family member has enough.

Folau, who has Tongan roots began his anti-gay crusade last month when he said that God sends gay people to “HELL” unless they repent their homosexual ways.

The rugby association essentially gave him a slap on the wrist in the form of a stern meeting, but no actual consequences resulted. Since then Folau has written a lengthy op-ed about his beliefs.

Just recently he posted a video on Twitter featuring evangelical preacher David Wilkerson, who says we’re in an age of “sexual perversions beyond description.”

For whatever reason, Folau has chosen to make this his “thing”, and more and more people are speaking out against him.

Including one unlikely voice – The Honorable Frederica Tuita Filipe, Princess of Tonga.

The Royal Princess of Tonga

Homosexuality is illegal in the small constitutional monarchy of the South Pacific, but if Filipe represents the future of the country, it won’t be for long.

She posted a series of tweets regarding Folau’s media campaign.

“Obviously the way we represent our interpretation of God’s word & love is different,” she posted.

“My silence was my attempt at respecting our different interpretations but I fear by doing that I’m encouraging the marginalization of a group of people I love & serve as much as any other Tongan.”

She said it’s the job of Christians to offer “love, respect, humility and inclusion” to all people.

You’ve worked hard to be in a position of leadership, I was born into mine,”

“I’ve seen how forgiveness, love & inclusion bring people closer to God. I hope the trials you face give you the strength to open your heart & mind to differing views.”

See the full thread below:

My loved one’s & I are scrutinized & attacked almost daily. It is only w/ God’s love we survive the stones thrown by striving to represent & channel God’s love to ALL his children. Trust that God is in control & take a seat with us where the passengers belong *thread* https://t.co/zOVJrgGO54

— Frederica (@FreddieFilipe) May 9, 2018

Obviously the way we represent our interpretation of God’s word & love is different. My silence was my attempt at respecting our different interpretations but I fear by doing that I’m encouraging the marginalization of a group of people I love & serve as much as any other Tongan

— Frederica (@FreddieFilipe) May 9, 2018

Our core Tongan values are intertwined w/ our Christian values of love, respect, humility & commitment. Those values aren’t reserved for a few & are most effective when shown to everyone, even when you don’t agree w/ them

— Frederica (@FreddieFilipe) May 9, 2018

You’ve worked hard to be in a position of leadership, I was born into mine. I’ve seen how forgiveness, love & inclusion bring people closer to God. I hope the trials you face give you the strength to open your heart & mind to differing views.

— Frederica (@FreddieFilipe) May 9, 2018

Other prominent rebuttals include this segment from Karl Stefanovic on Australia’s popular The Today Show

“Israel you have the right to say what you want, but at least show a little more compassion and love, as the Bible teaches.” #9Todaypic.twitter.com/U0vN3qLY4w

— The Today Show (@TheTodayShow) May 9, 2018

Out athlete Simon Dunn posted this “victory kiss” in response to Folau’s comments:

Victory kiss. pic.twitter.com/REvhoUN2bX

— Simon Dunn (@BySimonDunn) April 22, 2018

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