President Donald Trump's evangelical Christian supporters laid hands on and prayed for the president this week in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, just days before the House of Representatives voted to pass impeachment inquiry procedures.
Among those in attendance, hate group head Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council; Former GOP Congresswoman and failed presidential candidate Michelle Bachmann; Fox News contributor, and anti-Muslim, anti-Catholic, and Judaism Dallas megachurch pastor Robert Jeffress; Focus On The Family and Family Research Council founder Dr. James Dobson; American Values President Gary Bauer; Prosperity Gospel pastor Paula White Cain; and others.
The Christian Post reports Dr. Jeffress "told CBN News that the main purpose of the Roosevelt Room gathering was for Trump to inform the religious leaders of 'the continuing, remarkable accomplishments of this administration — especially in areas that are important to evangelicals.'"
Some of the participants posted these tweets:
Glad to visit with @realDonaldTrump to discuss how this administration is advancing conservative policies. It is cl… https://t.co/4q8praFemh— Tony Perkins (@Tony Perkins)1572555226.0
A privilege to meet with & pray w/ @POTUS. This week we discussed achievements like: criminal justice reform, defe… https://t.co/pxbzL9xBn8— Rev. Johnnie Moore ن (@Rev. Johnnie Moore ن)1572547198.0
I just had the great privilege to join other faith leaders at the White House to pray with President Trump. No Pres… https://t.co/GIQ5rzKZr6— Gary L Bauer (@Gary L Bauer)1572454618.0
Enjoyed visiting with @VP Pence today who gave permission to share that the “untold story” about the Al-Baghdadi ra… https://t.co/fezChcxSky— Dr. Robert Jeffress (@Dr. Robert Jeffress)1572303290.0
We had a great day @WhiteHouse with faith leaders. We talked & prayed with President @realDonaldTrump in the Roosev… https://t.co/fYT29CEEW0— Jentezen Franklin (@Jentezen Franklin)1572379512.0
Honored to pray for @realDonaldTrump and our nation! Also discussed the many great accomplishments under the leader… https://t.co/BvWVnC19dW— Paula White-Cain (@Paula White-Cain)1572554394.0