African-American Church Leaders Condemn Obama For Gay Marriage Support

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BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Just days after President Barack Obama announced his support for same-sex marriage, pastors and priests around Maryland took to their own pulpits with their reaction– and in some cases– condemnation of the president.

Derek Valcourt explains the president’s comments have folks on both sides of the issue fired up.

Both sides hope the president’s position helps sway votes in their favor when the issue hits Maryland’s ballot this November.

“I think same-sex couples should be able to get married,” Obama said.

When Obama announced that his position on same-sex marriage had evolved, it outraged some African-American pastors like Pastor and Del. Emmett Burns.

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1 comment to African-American Church Leaders Condemn Obama For Gay Marriage Support

  • upaces88

    Well, it's about time.
    They won't like Romney either. While he states he is AGAINST Same Sex marriages, he recently came out stating…they could adopt children. So? Romney, which is it? For or against?

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