Rick Warren to give inaugural invocation

Eschaton has made Barack Obama their Wanker of the Day, and for good reason:

[Rick] Warren, the prominent evangelical and founder of the Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California, will deliver the [inauguration] ceremony’s invocation.

His public support for California’s Proposition 8 — the measure that successfully passed and called for outlawing gay marriage in the state — sparked the ire of many gay rights proponents, who seized on a comment in an October newsletter to his congregation: “This is not a political issue — it is a moral issue that God has spoken clearly about.”

Ugh. What a Letdown.

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