During a congressional committee hearing, progressive lawmaker Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) claimed that if Jesus was in congress he would be “maligned as a radical.”
If Christ himself walked through these doors and said what he said thousands of years ago ― that we should love our neighbor and our enemy, that we should welcome the stranger, fight for the least of us, that it is easier …
for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to get into a kingdom of heaven ― he would be maligned as a radical and rejected from these doors.
Sometimes I think that if Christ himself walked in thru these doors… he would be maligned as a radical.”—@AOC rejecting #SlaveholderReligion’s weaponization of religious liberty & lifting up the love of Jesus in Congress today. pic.twitter.com/LXKF48JH2Q
— Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove (@wilsonhartgrove) February 27, 2020
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