In this clip, President Obama breaks from his prepared speech to share his “concerns” at the deluge of “less than loving” expressions coming from Christians. “On Easter, I reflect that as a Christian, I am supposed to love!” said the President, drawing enthusiastic applause from the religious crowd.
At the Easter Prayer Breakfast at the White House, President Obama was considering the message of love that Jesus preached, and he must have been considering the discriminatory laws being passed and the hate being voiced by so-called Christians across the country.
But he realized he had strayed into uncomfortable territory and jovially quips “…but that’s a topic for another day!”
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Colin Taylor is the editor-in-chief of Occupy Democrats. He graduated from Bennington College with a Bachelor's degree in history and political science. He now focuses on advancing the cause of social justice and equality in America.