A fiery, old-school pastor who is under fire for saying black America is losing “its soul” at Aretha Franklin’s funeral stands firm by his words with the hope critics can understand his perspective.
Rev. Jasper Williams Jr. told The Associated Press in a phone interview Sunday he felt his sermon was appropriate at Franklin’s funeral Friday in Detroit. (Source: Black America Web, Jonathan Landrum)He felt his timing was right, especially after other speakers spoke on the civil rights movement and President Donald Trump.
Rest in peace to Ms. Aretha Franklin! She will surely be missed, and her contribution not only to Detroit but to America as a whole continues to be immense! So much appreciation for her! Click the link below for more about this controversial situation!