“BTW Racism and Hate is another form of Violence,” priest says in response to parishioners’ threats to pull kids from St. Barnabas School.

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By LORRAINE SWANSON (Patch Staff) - February 4, 2016 3:25 am ET

Some Beverly parishioners are protesting an invitation to controversial priest Rev. Michael Pfleger to be part of a panel addressing violence in Chicago slated for later this month.

The fiery priest posted on Facebook that he was invited participate in a panel discussion on Feb. 27 at St. Barnabas Church, 10124 S. Longwood Drive, but now some parishioners want to “disinvite” him.

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