After throwing a public hissy fit over false prophet Rick Warren getting to say a prayer at Obama’s inarguration, gay bishop Vickie Gene Robinson has finally gotten his way. Obama now has a heterosexual false prophet and a homosexual false prophet praying over him and his reign of error. Talk about a balancing act. From Yahoo News:
The first openly gay Episcopal bishop will offer a prayer at theat an inaugural event for .
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.
Warren backed the ban on same-sex marriage that passed in his home state of California on the November ballot.
Robinson said last month the choice of Warren was like a. In an interview with the , he said he doesn’t believe Obama invited him in response to the Warren criticism but said his inclusion won’t go unnoticed by the gay and lesbian community.
“It’s important for any minority to see themselves represented in some way,” Robinson told the newspaper for a story in Monday’s editions. “Whether it be a racial minority, an ethnic minority, or in our case, a sexual minority. Just seeing someone like you up front matters.”
Perhaps this moves Robinson a little closer to the position he has been salivating over for some time now.
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