When his husband Julion Evans died at age 42 of a disease called amyloidosis, Kendall Capers (below) did what any respectful partner would do. Honoring his husband's family traditions, he planned for a funeral service at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Tampa, Florida, the congregation Julion's family belongs to. Show More Summary
A pastor at Tampa’s New Hope Missionary Baptist Church became a hot contender for Worst Person Ever this week, calling a mother attending her deceased gay son’s funeral to let her know that the services were being abruptly canceled. The church’s reason? The deceased, 42-year-old Julion Evans, was gay. Evans’ mother Julie Atwood tells WFLA […]
The day before Julion Evans' funeral was scheduled to happen at Tampa, Florida's New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, Evans' mother reportedly got a phone call from a pastor. Because the deceased was gay, he said, the church would have to cancel the funeral. Read more...
Congregation members of a small predominantly black church in Montgomery County, Tennessee, discovered a burned cross at the entrance of the church’s parking lot. Police say, the incident occurred at New Hope Baptist Church in Clarksville. News Channel 5 reports, “Pastor Vernon Hooks said a member of his congregation found the burned cross leaning against [...]
FILLED NEGRO Made A CHOICE About What He Would Publish Today On His Blog No Offense To Pastor Kevin Johnson Of "New Hope Baptist Church". I Know Where His Church Is In North Philly. When I Do A "Google Map Search" With Reference To The...Show More Summary
The wrecking ball never seems to rest in Atlanta. Case in point: Capitol View Baptist Church in southwest Atlanta.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
"While I was looking forward to sharing a message of hope and Christ's unconditional love with the faithful members of the historic First Baptist Church of Dallas in April, due to new information that has been brought to my attention, I have decided to cancel my upcoming appearance," Tim Tebow has tweeted.
Curtis Knapp of the New Hope Baptist Church in Seneca, KS, stands by his view that the government should kill gays. “We punish pedophilia. We punish incest. We punish polygamy and various things,” Knapp told KTKA. “It’s only homosexuality...Show More Summary
On Thursday morning, Early Start co-anchor Ashleigh Banfield felt compelled to weigh in on a story involving New Hope Baptist Church's Pastor Curtis Knapp, who made headlines for saying that gay individuals should be put to death. After...Show More Summary
Kansas pastor Curtis Knapp is one of many religious leaders under fire this week for preaching violent anti-gay rhetoric, telling his congregation at New Hope Baptist Church that homophobia is good because it keeps gay people in the closet, adding, “Oh, so you’re saying we should go out and start killing them? No, I’m saying [...]
What the bejeebus is up with the sudden onslaught of extremist preachers calling for the mass genocide of gays? An audio clip of Pastor Curtis Knapp of New Hope Baptist Church in Seneca, Kansas calls for a — ahem — final solution to “the curse of homosexuality.” Cutting in somewhere in the middle of his [...]
Who would Jesus have the government mass murder? A Kansas Baptist pastor believes he has the answer... The pastor of New Hope Baptist Church in Seneca, Kansas says President Barack Obama has gone too far in supporting same sex marriage and it’s time for the U.S. government to begin killing gay men and lesbians. “Terrorists [...]
Curtis Knapp of the New Hope Baptist Church in Seneca believes the government should kill gays, reports Towleroad (h/t AddictingInfo). “They should be put to death. That’s what happened in Israel. That’s why homosexuality wouldn’t have grown in Israel. Show More Summary
More anti-gay 'Christianism', this time from the Heartland, sourced by Jeremy Hooper at Good as You. Pastor Curtis Knapp of New Hope Baptist Church in Seneca, Kansas thinks gays should be put to death: "They should be put to death.....
Curtis Knapp, pastor of Seneca, Kansas' New Hope Baptist Church: blockquote> "Oh, so you're saying we should go out and start killing them? No, I'm saying the government should. They won't, but they should." SOURCE: "Homosexuality and the Need For...
Rush Limbaugh's radio program is in need of new advertisers, and now he's getting public offers from one group to advertise on the show. Only problem? It's the Westboro Baptist Church. Yes, those fun-loving people came out with two ads...Show More Summary
An emotional service and concert at New Hope Baptist Church recalls the life and influence of chart-topping diva Whitney Houston. In what can be considered a circular moment, music stars paid their respects to Whitney Houston at the church that first nurtured her talents. Show More Summary
Gone, but never forgotten… Saturday, the world watched as New Hope Baptist Church In Newark, NJ held a home going service for local superstar-turned-international icon Whitney Elizabeth Houston. By now most of you have seen the service or at least
Whitney Houston was honored by her family and friends Saturday morning (February 18, 2012) in an invitation only “homegoing ceremony” held in New Jersey’s New Hope Baptist Church. The ceremony aired LIVE on several television stations and also streamed live on the internet, reportedly viewed by at least 14 million of her fans. [Whitney Houston's [...]
Westboro Baptist Church promised to picket Whitney Houston's funeral, and Margie Phelps—daughter of church founder Fred Phelps— tweeted a picture Saturday appearing to show church members at the New Hope Baptist Church. Phelps also tweeted a few taunts directed at Occupy Newark, which had vowed to oppose the Westboro...