Gay bishop’s inaugural prayer planned before Warren invitation

By David Edwards
Thursday, January 15, 2009 8:53 EDT
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President-elect Obama asked openly gay Bishop Gene Robinson to deliver Sunday’s inaugural invocation. Pastor Rick Warren, who openly opposes gay marriage, is still giving the invocation during the Inauguration on Tuesday. Was this a move to appease those who opposed Warren’s invitation? Rachel Maddow is joined by Bishop Gene Robinson

This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Jan. 14, 2009.

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David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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