Barack Obama is extending peace offerings. I guess this is to make up for choosing Rick Warren to say the prayer at his inauguration. Gene Robinson doesn’t believe he was chosen because of the controversy, or to appease the gay population. But, why else would Obama choose an openly-gay “minister”?
CONCORD, N.H. – The first openly gay Episcopal bishop will offer a prayer at the Lincoln Memorial at an inaugural event for President-elect Barack Obama.
The selection of New Hampshire Episcopal Bishop Gene Robinson for Sunday’s event follows weeks of criticism from gay-rights groups over Obama’s decision to have the Rev. Rick Warren give the invocation at his Jan. 20 inauguration. Source.
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