Minnesota church Facebook page explodes — with requests for the Illuminati

Minnesota church Facebook page explodes — with requests for the Illuminati

MINNEAPOLIS — The Rev. Mike Lotzer became pastor of a Burnsville, Minn., church in 2017, and quickly discovered its Facebook page was wildly — and strangely — popular.“There was a steady stream of people (posting) who wanted to connect to the Illuminati,” said Lotzer, referring to an ancient secret society that remains a hot topic among conspiracy theorists.“They would say ‘I’ve been trying for years to get into the Illuminati,’” Lotzer said. “At one point we had to turn off our global settings because it was such a nuisance. But then we were having trouble connecting with our global missionar...


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