‘They Did It To Him Too’: Chris Pratt Says Religion In Jesus Helps Him Overcome Haters

Chris Pratt stated that his non secular religion helps him cope together with his detractors in a Sunday interview with Web page Six.

Pratt informed Web page Six throughout a Cinema Society screening of Marvel Studio’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 about how the backlash in opposition to him has been happening for a while.

“I certain do however that’s nothing new, that’s nothing new, ?” Pratt informed Web page Six.

Pratt has been outspoken about his non secular beliefs for years and beforehand confronted accusations of homophobia for allegedly attending the controversial Hillsong Church. (RELATED: Anna Faris Says Chris Pratt Advised Her Earlier than Proposing To Katherine Schwarzenegger)

He informed the outlet that his religion in Jesus Christ helps him ignore negativity and talked about the Bible verses that assist him cope with backlash.

“If I used to be of this world, they might love me identical to that however as it’s, I’ve chosen out of this world. That’s John 15:18 by way of 20,” Pratt stated.

The Marvel actor talked about how hatred of public figures is nothing new, claiming that Jesus Christ confronted hate hundreds of years in the past.

“That’s the way in which it’s, nothing new, 2,000 years in the past they hated him, too,” Pratt added.

The Guardians of the Galaxy actor stated the backlash in opposition to him originates from an acceptance speech he gave after receiving the Technology Award on the 2018 MTV Film Awards. In his speech, Pratt informed the viewers, “God is actual. God loves you. God needs the very best for you.”

James Gunn, director of Guardians of the Galaxy, defended Pratt and stated the commentary surrounding the actor is fabricated.

“It completely infuriates me,” Gunn stated to Selection in June 2022. “Chris is unspeakably variety to individuals; he goes out of his means to assist children. He’s an particularly loving father. And there’s quite a lot of stuff that folks have actually simply made up about him — about his politics, about who he’s, about what he believes of different individuals, ?”