Obama: Christians Did Bad Things ‘in the Name of Christ’

http://www.newsmax.com/Headline/Obama-Christians-ISIS-Prayer-Breakfast/2015/02/05/id/622994/?

5ed9c4b947President Barack Obama stirred outrage with his speech at the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday, comparing the atrocities committed by ISIS to those of Christians “in the name of Christ.”

“Unless we get on our high horse and think that this is unique to some other place, remember that during the Crusades and Inquisition, people committed terrible deeds in the name of Christ,” Obama said. “In our home country, slavery and Jim Crow all too often was justified in the name of Christ.”

“So it is not unique to one group or one religion,” Obama said. “There is a tendency in us, a simple tendency that can pervert and distort our faith.” Read Full Article

 



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