WATCH: In Interview With Don Lemon, Pastor John Gray Says he Met With Trump to ‘Fight for People Who Could Not Fight for Themselves’

Reacting to criticism of him and other black pastors meeting with President Trump on Wednesday, Pastor John Gray of Greenville, S.C.’s Relentless Church went on Don Lemon’s show on CNN to speak about his presence at the meeting.

He said, “I can only speak for me. With everything that I could have lost, and could still lose, I believe that my voice was necessary because I was there for people who could not fight for themselves.”

Watch the full clip below.

–Joshua James