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Episcopal Bishop on President Trump: “Everything He Has Said and Done Is to Inflame Violence”

posted on June 2, 2020

The Washington Post‘s Michelle Boorstein and Sarah Pulliam Bailey talk to the Right Rev. Mariann Budde, the Episcopal bishop of Washington, after President Trump staged a photo op in front of one of her churches without notifying her. “I am outraged,” she said. Trump walked to St. John’s Episcopal from the White House after police used force to clear peaceful protesters from his path. They write, “She excoriated the president for standing in front of the church — its windows boarded up with plywood — holding up a Bible, which Budde said ‘declares that God is love.'” Budde added, “Everything he has said and done is to inflame violence.”

Read at The Washington Post