Monday, January 2, 2017

Pro-Life Cardinal Timothy Dolan To Pray at President Trump’s Inauguration

Prominent U.S. Catholic leader Timothy Dolan will be one of six clergy to speak or read scripture during Donald Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20.

Dolan, a cardinal from New York and a strong pro-life advocate, received an invitation to participate, along with well-known Protestant leader the Rev. Franklin Graham, Rabbi Marvin Hier, Bishop Wayne T. Jackson, the Rev. Samuel Rodriguez and Pastor Paula White, a. . . .

Notably, Hier is the first rabbi to be invited to speak at a presidential inauguration since Ronald Reagan’s second term 32 years ago; and White is the second female clergy member ever to receive an invitation, according to the report.

Dolan said he was “honored to have been asked to offer a reading from Scripture at the upcoming presidential inauguration,” and he is looking “forward to asking Almighty God to inspire and guide our new President and to continue to bless our great Nation.” . . . Read More

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