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Obama Isn't Attending Church Services Regularly!!

Old 04-01-10, 10:07 AM
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Obama Isn't Attending Church Services Regularly!!

A friend of mine ( a staunch Republican) complained about this. I suppose he heard it on Fox News.

I reminded him that Ronald Reagan never darkened a church door while he was president.

He made up some excuse for Ronnie's failure to attend.

I would almost bet that old sinner, Bill Clinton, attended church more than any of the past number of presidents.
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I hear he still observes seekrit muslin Salaat.

So he's got that going for him.
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So he's a Catholic?
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I would have guessed Carter.
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Heck, I wouldn't do it either even if I was church-inclined. It seems like it would be a pretty big security issue having the President in the same place at the same time most Sunday mornings every year. It would certainly be a big hassle for the congregation of the church he attended.

I would just release some PR crap about attending a private service with family and some members of the White House staff every Sunday and do the 3-4 appearances at major congregations throughout the country every year.
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So he's got that going for him.


When Obama dies, on his deathbed he shall receive...total consciousness. Which is nice.
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He gets prayers sent to him on his blackberry though

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...sty-phone.html
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If a person disagrees with someone politically they'll use anything, including something trivial like church attendance. The Clintons attended regularly and I don't recall hearing anything negative about that from his supporters.
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He probably still goes more regularly than I do. And I'm not even trying to hide being a secret Muslim sleeper agent.
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Non issue.
Probably not a convenient mosque.
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more reason for me to like him!
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If a person disagrees with someone politically they'll use anything, including something trivial like church attendance. The Clintons attended regularly and I don't recall hearing anything negative about that from his supporters.
And you heard nothing from those that disagreed with him (Clinton) politically.

What's your point?
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Clinton's Jihad was different.
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What's your point?
Bush wasn't an attender either yet for some reason his religious beliefs were an issue...
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Bush wasn't an attender either yet for some reason his religious beliefs were an issue...
Of course it was. It was brought up that Bush didn't attend church as much as Clinton or as much as his did.

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Because someone who spouts it as often as he did should be in church on a regular basis, it would seem, or else hypocracy might be presumed!
You think he talked about it more than Clinton and Obama? Find me the quotes.
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Re: Obama Isn't Attending Church Services Regularly!!

Clinton talked about his faith a lot.
Bush talked about his faith a lot.
Obama talks about his faith a lot.

How much more precisely than 'a lot' do we need to get, anyway?
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Precise enough to graph it, I say!
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Precise enough to graph it, I say!
I can do ordinal measures.

(Maybe I'll get to it, later.)
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Precise enough to graph it, I say!
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If a person disagrees with someone politically they'll use anything, including something trivial like church attendance. The Clintons attended regularly and I don't recall hearing anything negative about that from his supporters.

Um, dont we have enough to critisize him for without worrying about this?........
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Because someone who spouts it as often as he did should be in church on a regular basis, it would seem, or else hypocracy might be presumed!
None of this bothers me (or even means much to me), but nobody in my memory used the term "God" in their speeches more than Clinton.
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Obama went to church today.
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I am not standing up for the man, but I read the article almost a week ago, he says that he does not go because he does not want to cause any problems,it is too much of a hassle, but he does get devotionals on his blackberry, and when he is at Camp David he goes all of the time. Just think of the all of the problems the Secret Service would have.
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Originally Posted by kvrdave View Post
He probably still goes more regularly than I do. And I'm not even trying to hide being a secret Muslim sleeper agent.
That's true. You've been very open about your secret Muslim sleeper agent status for months now.
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