May 2, 2012
May Day's Episcopalian Occupiers
Billy Hallowell, The Blaze
Since Occupy’s inception, select faith leaders have been pledging their support for the movement. But as time goes on, it seems their devotion is only increasing. From progressive pastor Jim Wallis to the Rev. Michael Ellick, leftist preachers have latched on to both the initiative and its adherents. It seems, based on increased activities and planned events, that leftist Christian leaders will now be helping Occupy transition into its next phase of protest and action.
A few days ago, the official Occupy Wall Street blog promoted the fact that Christian pastors will be supporting today’s May Day events. Their involvement, though, is certainly strategic and intended to assist in the spring and summer growth of the movement. After all, churches ...
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