On this week’s 2 Dudes and Podcast: The Westboro Baptist Church-Do they matter?

You may not know too much about the Westboro Baptist Church out of Topeka, Kansas, but if you follow the news, I am sure you may have seen them in action.  They are the “Christian” group that goes around and protesting the funerals of dead military men and women, homosexuals and victims of natural disasters in the name of God.  In their eyes, America is going to Hell!!


Does this group speak for all Christians?  Does this group give Christians a bad name in the eyes of the World?  Is this group a “hate group” just like the Klu Klux Klan?  Is this group just made up of a bunch of morons?  Does this group say and do the things you wish you could do and say?  Does this group matter?

Westboro Phelps The late Fred Phelps, Westboro Church founder

shirley-phelps-roper-bassel-el-kasaby-2010-8-23-17-20-13  Shirley Phelps Roper, former Spokesperson of the Westboro Church

With the death of Fred Phelps, the Church’s founder, this year, will the movement carry on with his daughter Shirley Phelps Roper or will this movement begin to fade away? 

We will discuss this topic and more on this week’s edition of 2 Dudes and a Podcast.  You can join in on the conversation with me (Steve Black) and Donnie Jackson this Friday night (6/13/14) from 9-11pm eastern at www.blogtalkradio.com/steveblackshow.  Call us at 646.716.7622 and be a part of our conversation.

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