Results for mariann edgar budde

Add to feed Create your own feed

Latest

Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde: "When the President held up a Bible outside our church as if to claim the mantle of spiritual authority over what had just transpired, I knew that I had to speak. Nowhere does the Bible condone the use of violence against the innocent."

mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde: "Yes, we care deeply about our churches as buildings. But in the end, buildings can be rebuilt. Windows can be replaced. Pillars can be repainted. We can never bring back the lives that have been lost due to horrific police violence."

Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde: "I appear today to express my deep concern about the events of June 1 when our government resorted to acts of violence against peaceful protesters."

St. John's Church Attacked -- Again: 'Black House Autonomous Zone' I wonder if Episcopal Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde will express how outraged he is like he did when President Trump visited the Church.

‘There is no substitute on part of the citizenry when our elected leaders fail us. We have to find and elect the leaders who will stand for the best of what our nation is and can be.’ —  mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde hit the nail on the head

"I was outraged by President Trump’s use of the Bible and the backdrop of St. John’s Church for his political purposes." writes Mariann Edgar Budde, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington

‘There is no substitute on part of the citizenry when our elected leaders fail us. We have to find and elect the leaders who will stand for the best of what our nation is and can be.’ — mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde hit the nail on the head

"I was outraged by President Trump’s use of the Bible and the backdrop of St. John’s Church for his political purposes," writes Mariann Edgar Budde, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington

"Had the president opened the Bible he was holding, he could have read passages calling on us to love God and our neighbor, to seek God in the face of strangers and even to love our enemies," writes Mariann Edgar Budde

Loading
Loading

Most relevant

"The fundamental cause of the pain is something that we all must look at and all must address... until we look at that primal sin, address it and seek true reconciliation and justice in our country." — mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde on George Floyd's death

“This was a charade that... was meant to bolster a message that does nothing to calm the soul and to reassure the nation that we can recover from this moment." - mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington, DC, on President Trump’s photo op at a church.

I’m home & still processing that I saw peaceful protesters teargassed outside the White House so Pres Trump could walk to St. John's Episcopal Church. mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde, who oversees the church, said she is “outraged” to see it used in a photo-op. I’m speechless.

"The President just used a bible...and one of the churches of my diocese without permission as a backdrop for a message antithetical to the teachings of Jesus and everything that our churches stand for...I am outraged" - mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde, Episcopal Diocese of Washington

Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde criticized President Donald Trump for making an appearance in front of the historic St. John's Episcopal Church on Monday, calling Mr. Trump's photo-op a "symbolic misuse of the most sacred texts of our tradition."

tweet picture

“This was a charade that...was meant to bolster a message that does nothing to calm the soul and to reassure the nation that we can recover from this moment,” Episcopal Diocese of Washington Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde says about President Trump’s photo op at St. John's church.

"The President just used a bible...and one of the churches of my diocese without permission as a backdrop for a message antithetical to the teachings of Jesus and everything that our churches stand for...I am outraged" - mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde, Episcopal Diocese of Washington

"I was outraged that he felt that he had the license to do that, and that he would abuse our sacred symbols and our sacred space in that way," Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde said of President Trump holding up a bible outside St. John's Church.

"I am outraged. The President did not pray when he came to St. John's, nor as you just articulated, did he acknowledge the agony of our country right now." - mariann edgar budde'>Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde of the Episcopal Dioscese of Washington

Loading
Loading