Vice President Mike Pence quotes Bible in response to being called ‘Christian supremacist’

Sep 5, 2018

By Maureen Groppe, USA TODAY

WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence turned to the Bible when asked recently what he makes of a new critical biography that calls him as a “Christian supremacist.”

“The Bible says count it all joy when you endure trials of many kinds,” Pence told the Christian Broadcasting Network in an interview excerpt released Friday. “Any time I’m criticized for my belief in Jesus Christ, I just breath a prayer of praise.”

In “The Shadow President: The Truth About Mike Pence,” that came out this week, authors Michael D’Antonio and Peter Eisner cast Pence’s background – congressman, Indiana governor, Trump VP – in a harsh light, arguing that “the most successful Christian supremacist in American history” is already functioning as a “kind of replacement president” and is preparing to “fashion a nation more pleasing to his god and corporate sponsors.”

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3 comments on “Vice President Mike Pence quotes Bible in response to being called ‘Christian supremacist’

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    Garrick says:

    Indystar article:
    “. . . and is preparing to “fashion a nation more pleasing to his god and corporate sponsors.”

    … that god being Mammon.



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  • @OP – . “Any time I’m criticized for my belief in Jesus Christ,
    I just breath a prayer of praise.”

    . . . . to escape reality, and just to make sure that his god-delusion keeps his few active brain cells revving and focussed on re-circulating delusions in neutral, and far too busy to move on to thinking about actions to move forwards on addressing the real-world needs and interests, of the voters he is elected to represent!



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  • “Any time I’m criticized for my belief in Jesus Christ, I just breath a prayer of praise.”

    His boundless smugness and self-righteousness shine through.



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