Given that Huckabee is also an ordained Baptist minister, social media users noted that his opinion seemed incompatible with liturgical teachings and better aligned with behaviors associated with society's clandestine underbelly.
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Vincent Angell: "What Bible verse is he quoting here, missed that one."
The Contentious Otter is Back: "So basically the GOP now operates on the exact same principles as the mafia."
Flat Circle: "That's called an omertà, Mike. You're describing mafia behavior."
Angela #VoteBlue: "So Mike Huckabee believes that covering up crimes is a virtue. Is that in your perverted version of the Bible, @GovMikeHuckabee? Or did you make that up yourself? Loyalty should end when someone starts breaking the law. Nobody should cover up criminal behavior."
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Kami: "I truly believe that these people do NOT believe in GOD nor Jesus because they wouldn't do the crap they are doing intentionally and willfully. What, they think they can tell GOD 'I know I lied and deceived but it was politics, so it doesn't count' and GOD will say 'Ok'?"
Wade Bell: "In other words if Trump does something to hurt somebody cover it up......"
Tapio: "As Jesus said on the mount, 'If you get pinched, never rat on a friend and always keep your mouth shut.'"
Amy Dee Gee: "Which, I guess, is why @GovMikeHuckabee covered up for the child-molesting Duggar. Pastor, blind loyalty is not a virtue. Nor is 'confidentiality' when covering up crimes."
ICURUOK: "The Seven Contrary Virtues which are specific opposites to the Seven Deadly Sins: Humility against pride, Kindness against envy, Abstinence against gluttony, Chastity against lust, Patience against anger, Liberality against greed, and Diligence against sloth. Confidentiality?"
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