Quote of the day: Sen. Ted Cruz

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“If you hate Jewish people then you are not reflecting the teachings of Christ. And the very same people who persecute and murder Christians right now, who crucify Christians, who behead children, are the very same people who target Jews for their faith, for the same reason.” –Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was booed off the […]

  • Good for you, Senator Cruz.

  • Eric

    Pff. He knows less about the teachings of Christ than my cat.

  • bthomas

    He spoke the truth. They found the truth … inconvenient. They boo him. So they and all like them have treated the prophets. He should be glad they didn’t have a hammer and nails handy.

  • Eric

    If you think Ted Cruz, of all people, is a prophet, you might be an idolator. Or are certainly wrong, and probably not for the first time today.

  • bthomas

    Re: prophets, etc. Careful careful! Those who busy themselves pounding nails must be careful less they swallow the nails they hold in their mouth and get more than a mild case of indigestion.

    Seriously, there is a distinction to be made between use of a word as a metaphor and use of a word to for precise definition. To describe Cruz as speaking prophetically is metaphorically correct in the same way that Martin Luther King was described as a prophet. Neither man can be defined as a prophet in the sense of Scripture.