Nate Phelps, the son of Fred Phelps, posted late last night to his Facebook page that his father was near death and was in a hospice in Topeka, Kansas. Fred Phelps, the founder of Westboro Baptist Church, ma...
Megan Phelps-Roper, the granddaughter of Westboro Baptist Church's Fred Phelps, and her sister Grace have split from the anti-gay church known for picketing the funerals of deceased U.S. servicemembers and other events with signs that read “God Hates Fags” and “Fags Doom Nations.”
The announcement came via Medium.com, where Megan offered an explanation of how she came to disagree with her family's ministry and apologized for her past anti-gay statements and actions.
Fred Phelps’ Westboro Church expected to picket today at Atlanta high schools, Jewish sites
Members of Fred Phelps' Westboro Baptist Church are headed to Atlanta in early May to protest a variety of sites, including Jewish events and three local high schools.