WATCH:Obama Uses Easter Prayer Breakfast To Take A Jab At ‘Less Than Loving’ Christians (VIDEO)

After receiving criticism from the right wing earlier this year for his opinion about Christianity at the Nation Prayer Breakfast,  President Obama delivered a speech during an Easter prayer breakfast expressing his concerns on “less than loving” Christians, and poking fun at his so-called critics:

On Easter I do reflect on the fact that as a Christian I am supposed to love. I have to say that sometimes when I listen to less-than-loving expressions by Christians I get concerned.

The President sarcastically paused, then said “that’s a topic for another day,” causing the audience to burst out in laughter. “I was about to veer off; I am pulling it back,” he said, trying to contain his humor. Obama then reflected on what it means to be a Christian in his speech:

Where there is injustice, we defend the oppressed. Where there is disagreement, we treat each other with compassion and respect.

You can watch President Obama’s Easter Prayer Breakfast speech, below:


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H/T: Talkingpointsmemo|Featured Image: Screenshot via YouTube

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