Skip to comments.Pastor who spoke at inauguration believes all white people going to hell, stimulus was ‘genius’
Posted on 11/01/2012 3:14:29 AM PDT by markomalley
Racially charged comments made by the Rev. Dr. James Lowery at a get out the vote event in Forsyth, Ga., on behalf of the president are making the rounds on Twitter today. According to the Monroe County Reporter, Lowery, who delivered the benediction at President Obamas inauguration ceremony in 2009, told an audience of voters that level of hatred and bitterness coming out of the election had him returning to his views as a young militant that all white people are going to hell.
The Reporter also quoted Lowery as saying, I dont know what kind of a n wouldnt vote with a black man running. All that he did with the stimulus was genius. Nobody intelligent would risk this country with Romney. Contacted by the Daily Caller for comment, Lowery said the line about white people going to hell was clearly a joke, and he didnt remember making the second statement.
Opinion on Twitter is split between whether Lowerys comments represent the new tone in Washington or the post-racial America of the Obama administration.
Reverend who gave Os inaugural prayer thinks all white people are going to Hell-that doesn't seem very "post" racial! dailycaller.com/2012/10/31/the
Alan D Reitz (@argasdoc) November 01, 2012
Post racial America: Pastor who prayed at Obamas inauguration says all white people will go to hell bit.ly/Q7eaO4#.UJHTis
J.R. Salzman (@jrsalzman) November 01, 2012
NEW TONE: Pastor who prayed at Obamas inauguration says all white people will go to hell. Low bit.ly/Y3slEx via @instapundit
Instapundit.com (@instapundit) November 01, 2012
Nice, some healthy ideas here > m.washingtonexaminer.com/Nicepastor-who
Bell (@CoolPapa68) November 01, 2012
Lovely The rev. who gave Obamas inaugural benediction thinks all white people are going to Hell zite.to/RwviJV via @zite
William Skaggs (@wfskaggs) November 01, 2012
So according to this "Christian pastor", the President's Mom will go to Hell because she's white. What a nice guy! fb.me/1JzYtLhWC
Dale Coparanis (@DaleCop) November 01, 2012
Funny how Obama keeps finding racist preachers dailycaller.com/2012/10/31/the
Aaron Worthing (@AaronWorthing) October 31, 2012
Obama = to hell in a handbasket RT @instapundit Pastor who prayed at Obama inaug says all white people will go to hell bit.ly/Y3slEx
Prudence Paine (@PruPaine) November 01, 2012
@Mathiasian Got news for that Pastor, 4 years of Obama has been hell
Conservative (@LiterallyFedUp) November 01, 2012
The comments raise questions not only about the spiritual company the president keeps, but also about the souls of mixed-race individuals.
Half of me? This could get Solomonic. RT @TuckerCarlson All white people are going to hell, says civil rights icon: dailycaller.com/2012/10/31/all
Seth (@dcseth) November 01, 2012
Do half-whites go to limbo then? RT ?@TuckerCarlson: All white people are going to hell, says civil rights icon ow.ly/eVGc0
Erik Rush (@erikrush) November 01, 2012
Jackson and Sharpton were the first two cockroaches and we all know there are never only just two cockroaches.
Well, of course we are- because we’re out there wantonly assaulting & killing people just for the pure joy of it 0_o & robbing/ burglarizing because we “need new stuff”... (list goes on)
Was he the guy who said that “yellow” needed to be mellow, when the “red man” can get ahead man, and when “white” will do what’s right? ?
Fo’ mo’ years and I’m as good as there, Rev.
You know what?
If, after I die, I run into James Lowery, I will know for sure I went to Hell. If Heaven is populated by the likes of Lowery, I’d rather be in Hell.
There is not a more racist element of humanity than blacks.
That generalization does not help and is not accurate. I work with a lot of military people of all colors and races, and there are plenty of blacks who are not racist.
If Romney wins, those who live near an urban area need to be locked and loaded on election night and the next several days. Mr. Remington and Mr. Glock will be with me watching the election results at the Thorne residence.
The scriptures clearly state at 2 Corinthians 10:32;
“ Give none offence, neither to the Jews, nor to the gentiles, nor to the church of God.”
One can only pray that the “blind pastor” will stop leading others into the ditch he is indupitably heading and that he may take time to read 2 Corinthians Chapter 6.
God bless all people everywhere.