Talbert W. Swan, II — a pastor, bishop, and assistant general secretary with the liberal Church of God in Christ denomination — tweeted that “if heaven is going to be full of American evangelicals, I’ll take my chances on hell.”
Frankly, if heaven is going to be full of American evangelicals, I’ll take my chances on hell.
— Bishop Talbert Swan (@TalbertSwan) June 22, 2018
Swan — senior pastor of Spring of Hope Church of God in Christ in Springfield, Massachusetts — posted the his tweet Friday amid a flurry of attacks on President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, whites, conservatives, black Trump supporters, and others who espouse points of view he disagrees with.
Some samples from his Twitter page:
Though certainly not everyone is against what Swan had to say about preferring hell if American evangelicals populate it: