FILE - In this July 1, 2017, file photo, pastor Robert Jeffress, of the First Baptist Church in Dallas, speaks as he introduces President Donald Trump during the Celebrate Freedom event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington. In a tweet Sunday, May 13, 2018, Senate candidate Mitt Romney of Utah says the prominent Baptist minister, Jeffress, shouldn't be giving the prayer that opens the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem because he's a "religious bigot." (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

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Todd Starnes spoke with Dr. Robert Jeffress, Senior Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Dallas, about a recent Washington Post story about how churches deal with the Fourth of July and criticism that some services are becoming too patriotic.

"I welcome all those churches who don't want to have one, then don't have one, because a lot of your members will come to my church. There are plenty of Americans who are able to sort out the difference between showing gratitude for our country and worshipping God," Dr. Jeffress said.

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