Miley Cyrus Defends Gay Marriage Tattoo Against Critics

6:27 AM PST 08/01/2011 by Lindsay Powers
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"Where does it say in the bible to judge others? Oh right. It doesn't. GOD is the only judge honey," she tells a fan on Twitter.

Miley Cyrus had to defend her decision over the weekend to support gay marriage with an equal sign tattoo on her ring finger.

The singer-actress and former Disney star was met with critics, including one named @MileyCyrusLuver who told her to "look up Leviticus, 1 Corinthians. Read both chapters and tell me where God says homosexuality, incest, and polygamy is ok?"

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Cyrus was quick to reply: "Where does it say in the bible to judge others? Oh right. It doesn't. GOD is the only judge honey. "GOD is love"

Soon after, @MileyCyrusLuver was deluged with Tweets -- and Cyrus asked her fans to tone it down.

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"Dude everyone lay off @MileyCyrusLuver Love u! Everyone is entitled 2 opinions! "if u don't stand 4 something you'll fall for anything." :)" she Tweeted.

Cyrus debuted her tattoo on Friday, the same week gay marriage was legalized in New York City. "All LOVE is equal," she captioned her photo on Twitter.

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Cyrus will next star in LOL alongside Demi Moore and Twilight's Ashley Greene.

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