Westboro baptist church dating
“Let’s shower them with our love,” Mr De Carlo asked of his community.
In the game – which surpassed the dating app Tinder in most daily active users and is on its way to overtaking Twitter – users wander about their locales, visiting tagged landmarks to find Pokémon of their own.
The church responded to the stunt via Twitter, employing images from Pokémon to spread its anti-LGBTQ message.
“We recruited Jigglypuff to deal with the sodomite loveislove Clefairy for us,” the WBC tweeted.
“We try to speak whatever language is being spoken,” Drain said.
“This little church, as despised and vilified as we are, the location of this church will be memorialised throughout eternity,” he added.
Although Phelps died in 2014, the Westboro Baptist Church remains in operation.
It continues to conduct regular demonstrations outside movie theaters, universities, government buildings, and other facilities in Topeka and elsewhere, and is still characterized as a hate group by the Anti-Defamation League and the Southern Poverty Law Center.
The WBC said they plan to protest beginning Saturday morning at the Cathedral Church of St Luke.Phelps was born in Meridian, Mississippi, the elder of two children of Catherine Idalette (née Johnston) and Fred Wade Phelps.