david lynn preacher

Vancouver drowns out anti-gay preacher David Lynn with a Lady Gaga dance party

People in Vancouver were not up for listening to an anti-gay preacher on Monday night. 

Instead, a huge dance party took place in the city's west end neighbourhood to drown out preacher David Lynn's speech as Lady Gaga's Born This Way blared on Beach Avenue.

City councillor Pete Fry took to Twitter to share video footage of the scene.

Anti-gay street preacher David Lynn hails from Toronto and is the founder of Christ's Forgiveness Ministries. HIn the past he has preached to passersby with loudspeakers in Toronto's gay village.

He is currently on a cross-Canada tour with the organization in order to "preach repentence and the kingdom of God" Lynn said in a promotional video.

This comes just over a week after a man suffered a broken leg following a confrontation with anti-LGBTQ+ protestors also in Vancouver. 

Lead photo by

Morgane Oger


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in News

Someone just spotted one of the weirdest looking fish washed up in Canada

Bear in Calgary caught eating Halloween pumpkins while residents were sleeping

Vancouver woman shoved out of bus after spitting on a fellow passenger

Air Canada and WestJet bicker over plans to refund airline tickets

Poppy donation boxes in Canada will soon take credit cards

COVID internment camps in Canada don't exist despite what you might have heard

Canada won't be having a snap election this fall

Someone is setting fire to toilet paper at Walmart stores in Canada