Priest Says: Kanye West Literally is a God.

Kanye West Crown of Thorns

“What would you do if someone said you were a god or an idol? ‘Here, have everything you want and let us worship you.’ Would you be able to resist? So go easy on Kanye.”

Father Matthew Moretz is an associate rector of St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church in Manhattan; his weekly “Father Matthew Presents” series on Youtube features his Christian-oriented raps. Though Father Moretz takes issue with the rampant consumerism in Kanye West’s music, he argues that “Kanye’s godly assertion falls right in line with the Bible, which states in Psalm 82, “You are gods/And all of you are children of the Most High.” Hear him fully state his case below: