Joe Biden attends New Hope Baptist Church in Jackson

First presidential candidate to attend service

Joe Biden attends New Hope Baptist Church in Jackson
JOE BIDEN AT NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH (Source: WLBT)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - New Hope Baptist Church is accustomed to having visitors during service, but this is the first time a presidential candidate joining them for worship.

“The pastor just said you have to do it from down there. I knew that,” said Joe Biden.

Former Vice-President Joe Biden sharing his own message Sunday morning.

“We are now in a situation where I’m going to get clobbered for saying this but we have a boll weevil we have to get rid of,” said Biden.

That message resonating with voters.

Elicia Anderson-Williams said, “It’s time for a change. We will not go back. We want to go forward, and I think that Joe Biden is the man for us to get us to go forward.”

Jessica Simmons said, “We need someone like Joe Biden to bring the country together.”

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