Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): President elect Barack Obama has reportedly been skipping church services, and, instead, spending his free time working out at a Chicago gym.
Sources have revealed that Obama is not attending church because his family are concerned that their large entourage could affect other skip hire Hemel Hempstead parishioners.
"Because they have a great deal of respect for places of worship, they do not want to draw unwelcome or inappropriate attention to a church not used to the attention their attendance would draw," Politico.com quoted the source as saying.
However, both George W. Bush and Bill Clinton had managed to attend church in the weeks after they were elected presidents.
For about two decades, Obama and his family attended Chicago's Trinity United Church of Christ United Church of Christ, American Protestant denomination formed in 1957 by a merger of the General Council of Congregational Christian Churches (see Congregationalism) and the Evangelical and Reformed Church. .
However, with the public disclosure earlier this year of incendiary INCENDIARY, crim. law. One who maliciously and willfully sets another person's house on fire; one guilty of the crime of arson.
2. This offence is punished by the statute laws of the different states according to their several provisions. sermons at Trinity by the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Obama and his wife Michelle resigned their membership in the large South Side congregation in June.
Obama said that he didn't want his "church experience to be a political circus", and expressed regret for the unwanted attention members of the congregation had received. (ANI)
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