03/28/2008 05:12 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

Our Pastor's Keeper

Much has been made in the past week about the words of the Rev. Jeremiah A.Wright, Jr., Barack Obama's former pastor at Chicago's Trinity United Church of Christ.

Over the years the now retired Wright has made a number of incendiary comments. People have reacted most strongly to one he made five years ago. "The government, "said Wright"," gives them the drugs, builds bigger prisons, passes a three-strike law and then wants us to sing 'God Bless America. No, No, no. God damn America! That's in the Bible for killing innocent people."

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