Craig X Rubin runs Beverly Hills Green Cross, a church that provides medical marijuana and Bible study classes to parishioners.
He just opened the pro-weed establishment a few weeks ago, after fighting major legal troubles stemming from running a similar service called Temple 420.
Rubin runs his medicinal marijuana club under the Biblical belief that cannabis is the tree of life, meant to help those in need.
He says the Bible states that pot is a plant for the healing of all nations, and believes burning it brings people closer to God.
Rubin explains, If you use pot while praying, the smoke carries your positive thoughts to the rest of the world. You can truly bless people with pot.
Despite his stance, Rubin has never smoked with anyone from his church since he wants to remain a mentor rather than a bong buddy in their eyes.
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