Alveda King Slams “Pro-Abortion Pastor” Raphael Warnock: “I Wish He Would Read the Bible”

National   |   Micaiah Bilger   |   Dec 10, 2020   |   6:45PM   |   Washington, DC

Black pro-life leader Alveda King slammed Georgia pastor Ralpahel Warnock for trying to justify his support for abortion with his Christian faith this week.

Warnock, a pro-abortion Democrat, describes himself as a “pro-choice” pastor and claims his pro-abortion views are “consistent” with Biblical values.

“I wish Rev. Warnock would read the Bible for real,” King responded Wednesday, CNS News reports.

King, the director of civil rights for the unborn at Priests for Life, said the Democrat has been “misus[ing] the Bible to defend indefensible positions” including abortion on demand.

“He cares nothing about our protection, our safety, our babies in the womb,” she told Fox News on Monday.

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She accused Warnock of stirring up fear and division instead of seeking to unite and protect all Americans, born and unborn. King said her uncle Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and other leaders in her family taught her that God wants everyone to treat each other as brothers and sisters.

“We were taught out of the Bible that of one blood God made all people, so we are human beings and we are designed to be brothers and sisters,” she said.

King also accused Warnock of ignoring the progress that Republicans have made for African Americans, including criminal justice reform, reduced unemployment, better support for black colleges and universities, and protections for unborn babies.

Warnock supports ending the Hyde Amendment and forcing taxpayers to fund abortions, a move that almost certainly would lead to more unnecessary killings.