|By Michael Stone|
Racism for Jesus: Atlanta Megachurch Pastor Louie Giglio is facing criticism after arguing that slavery should be seen as a “white blessing” because it provided “the framework for the world that white people live in and lived in.”
The Ledger-Enquirer reports:
Georgia pastor draws backlash after suggesting slavery was a ‘white blessing’
Louie Giglio, pastor of Passion City Church in Atlanta, was met with criticism this week after citing “the blessing of slavery” for providing the framework for the privileges white Americans enjoy today. Giglio also suggested using the phrase “white blessings” instead of “white privilege.”
Giglio, speaking with Christian rapper Lecrae and Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy, argued that the term ”white privilege” should be replaced with “white blessing,” because, according to Giglio, slavery was a blessing for white people.
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