“We must discover the power of love, the redemptive power of love..” Those were the words echoed by the Most Rev. Michael Curry, the 27th and current presiding bishop and primate of the Episcopal Church at the Royal wedding today. The Bishop delivered his message with passion and enthusiasm, charging up the entire atmosphere.
In his 13minutes long sermon, he emphasized the healing power of love and how it can make this old world a new world. Rev. Bishop Curry also referenced Dr. Martin Luther King on the “redemptive power of love.” He said “There’s power in love. Don’t underestimate it. Don’t even over-sentimentalise. There is power, power in love.”
Bishop Curry is the first African American leader of the Episcopal Church.
Watch his full sermon here:
As usual, social media was on hand to deliver some very interesting reactions to the Bishop’s sermon;
Rev Michael Curry could almost make me a believer
— Ed Miliband (@Ed_Miliband) May 19, 2018
— Dark Angel Indii (@Indian_two) May 20, 2018
whoever thought to have Bishop Curry as the wedding preacher is a genius and should receive the Nobel Peace Prize
— Broderick Greer (@BroderickGreer) May 19, 2018
— Mutaz Elnour (@MutazElnour) May 19, 2018
If you're watching the #RoyalWedding, you're getting a taste of the black church and black preaching. Stand up job by Bishop Michael Curry. BTW, he has ties to North Carolina.
— Zuri Berry (@zuriberry) May 19, 2018
Oh I caught the clips!
Bishop Curry sounding like he was finna shout.
My new favorite Auntie directing the gospel choir.
A black cellist with a fresh lining.
Idris’ fiancé in head to toe Gucci.
Oprah in an Easter hat.
Meghan’s mama’s locs +nose ring.
BLACKITY BLACK. 🙌🏾 https://t.co/8CC2yDiLrw
— Brittany Packnett (@MsPackyetti) May 19, 2018
— Bonny Billgates (@Rosaliaxx1) May 19, 2018
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