Kenyan Pastor Says No To Panties

A reverend has banned women’s underwear in his church


Worshipers pray at the All Saints Cathedral in Kenya 

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A pastor in Kenya has reportedly banned women from wearing underwear to church in order to receive Christ “free in body and spirit”.

Ok, sir.

While the rest of us must have missed that order in Sunday School, Reverend Njohi of the Lord's Propeller Redemption Church in Nairobi, is adamant that his parishioners follow the new rules.

According to Jezebel:

The pastor added there would be grave consequences if his female members did not adhere to the new rule, which was reportedly adhered to as most women are said to have attended the next service with no underwear.

Read more at the Jezebel.

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