Ted Cruz & the misappropriation of Scripture

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Ted Cruz & the misappropriation of Scripture

Unread postby musicmonkey » Thu Feb 04, 2016 2:08 am

Reciting a passage from Psalms, the Texas senator brought to mind the soaring, theatrical delivery of a televangelist: "Weeping may endure for a night," he said. "But joy cometh in the morning." - CBC News

Not only did Ted Cruz misuse a Bible verse for his own glory, he did so smugly. As Christians, we need to avoid twisting Bible verses for our own advantage. "The Bible is a double-edged sword and it can piece [sic] the heart. However, when stripped of its context and mangled and twisted in order to apply to a particular situation or person, the blade becomes dull and ineffective." - Entreating Favor

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