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Local clergy say pastor's devotion, deeds overlooked

The Rev. Evan C. Hines said Barack Obama's former pastor, Jeremiah Wright, is an unusual figure who is also admired. The Rev. Evan C. Hines said Barack Obama's former pastor, Jeremiah Wright, is an unusual figure who is also admired. (John Bohn/Globe Staff)
By Michael Paulson
Globe Staff / March 19, 2008

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Three years ago, when Massachusetts' largest Protestant denomination was looking for a highly regarded preacher to headline its annual meeting, the organizers chose one of the biggest names in their world: the Rev. Jeremiah A. Wright Jr. (Full article: 1173 words)

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