Fred Phelps Sr. Westboro Baptist Church Founder, Dead at 84

Fred Phelps Sr. Westboro Baptist Church Founder, Dead at 84

Fred Phelps Sr., the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, a controversial organization known for its anti-gay stance and picketing funerals, is dead at age 84, two of his children have said. According to Phelps’s son, Timothy Phelps, his father died before midnight on Wednesday. The church founder was excommunicated from the church in August […]