Following a busy morning of tweeting that featured a direct shot at Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) for not voting for the motion to proceed on the health care debate, more public humiliation for Jeff Sessions and the announcement of a transgender ban in the military, President Donald Trump got the afternoon going with a message to America.
Sharing an Instagram video clip from his rally last night, the president explained that “We WORSHIP GOD!”
IN AMERICA WE DON’T WORSHIP GOVERNMENT – WE WORSHIP GOD!🎥https://t.co/jIejSgVnnA
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 26, 2017
There was, of course, immediate reaction:
Q: Have you ever asked God for forgiveness?
— David Frum (@davidfrum) July 26, 2017
Has done an amazing job and is being recognized more and more.
— pourmecoffee (@pourmecoffee) July 26, 2017
God is going to be pissed. https://t.co/8PyONPFWtR
— colbyhall (@colbyhall) July 26, 2017
All this feels like a misread of where cultural politics have gone. Trump won by picking up not-so-religious northern whites.
— Josh Barro (@jbarro) July 26, 2017
Just saw that Trump is tweeting about God, so I'm assuming he's trying to get God to quit.
— Miles Kahn (@mileskahn) July 26, 2017
God: Who dis? New phone.
trump: God, it's me Donal-
— BrooklynDad_Defiant! (@mmpadellan) July 26, 2017
Besides making an appeal to Christians at his rally last night, Trump utilized the Ohio appearance to claim he could be one of the most presidential presidents in history and mocked a protester by saying the young man’s “mommy” probably voted for Trump.
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