Shirt's Message: Pray for Obama's Death

Verse reads, 'Let his days be few' and 'let his children be fatherless'
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 18, 2009 5:50 PM CST
One of the infamous 'Pray for Obama Psalm 109:8' shirts.   (

(Newser) – A seemingly innocent shirt asking readers to pray for the president has ulterior motives. Shirts and bumper stickers are cropping up with the phrase "Pray for Obama Psalm 109:8." As Gawker points out, the verse in question reads in part, "Let his days be few; and let another take his office. Let his children be fatherless, and his wife a widow."