Posts Tagged ‘Imprecatory Prayers’

Church Politicking, Religion and politics, Religious Right Research

Here’s some news you might have missed in the holiday shuffle last week: Wiley Drake, pastor of the First Southern Baptist Church in Buena Park, Calif., and former vice president of the Southern Baptist Convention, has issued a press release calling for the end to an “imprecatory prayer” for President Barack Obama’s death.

No, Drake was not overcome with […] Read More

Church Politicking

The Rev. Wiley Drake is on the warpath again — and this time, he has really gone too far.

As you may recall, Drake is the pastor of the First Southern Baptist Church in Buena Park, Calif. He urged supporters to offer “imprecatory prayers” (curses) against Americans United and specific staff members in August 2007.

It seems Drake, a […] Read More

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