- Jul 9, 2020
U.S. Church leaders responded the weekend’s unrest by saying it’s a wake-up call of the racism that plagues the country, while urging for peaceful protests.
Prior to joining a call with President Trump last month, Catholic leaders were advised that their participation could subject them to further overtures from the president’s reelection campaign.
President Donald Trump held a call with faith leaders on Saturday where again sought reelection support and pledged the be an ally in the coronavirus recovery efforts.
President Trump solicited calls from faith leaders to support his re-election bid in November amid a call to discuss church re-openings.