Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) posted yet another of quote from the Bible on his Twitter account Wednesday -- many of his followers responded to it by calling it a pitch-perfect description of President Donald Trump.
The specific quote cited by Rubio came from Proverbs 6:16-19, which reads, "There are six things the Lord hates, seven that are abomination: arrogant eyes, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that plots wicked schemes, feet that are quick to run to evil, -the false witness who utters lies, and the one who sows discord among kindred."
There are 6 things the LORD hates,7 are an abomination; -arrogant eyes -a lying tongue -hands that shed innocent bl… https://t.co/nHkOdmdIW0— Marco Rubio (@Marco Rubio) 1564578929.0
Given that Trump has broken fact checkers' records for presidential dishonesty by telling more than 10,000 falsehoods during his tenure, and given that the president has regularly used blatantly racist rhetoric to sow discord in the United States, Rubio got torn to pieces by followers who called him out for appearing utterly clueless about the character of the president.
Check out some of the top responses below.
@marcorubio Sounds like you’re saying the lord hates trump and the Republican Party in general. Because you’ve bas… https://t.co/JyeEBMFfwN— Mike - WEAR A MASK!!! (@Mike - WEAR A MASK!!!) 1564579462.0
@marcorubio Phony hypocrite. Your sir are a pathetic trump enabling coward. https://t.co/S5aLt8wMkd— Richard Moore (@Richard Moore) 1564579094.0
@marcorubio Let’s see: Arrogant eyes: Trump Lying tongue: definitely Trump Hands that she’d inn blood: Trump Feet… https://t.co/f1mZCojuWr— William Wallace (@William Wallace) 1564579922.0
@marcorubio That is not only Sacred Scripture, it is a perfect description of @realDonaldTrump— Paul Begala (@Paul Begala) 1564579806.0
@marcorubio Leviticus 19:33-34 33 “‘When a foreigner resides among you in your land, do not mistreat them. 34 The… https://t.co/lDqgYSZrIz— NYCGuy74 - D©️M - 🆘 (@NYCGuy74 - D©️M - 🆘) 1564581896.0
@marcorubio Who does that remind me of? https://t.co/J9Fjh1XGYU— General William T. Sherman (@General William T. Sherman) 1564579284.0
@marcorubio where does the LORD stand on senators who won't stop gun violence because the NRA gives them suitcases… https://t.co/NysxoEFqnc— Jeff Tiedrich (@Jeff Tiedrich) 1564580441.0
@marcorubio Sounds like you are in deep doodoo with the Big Guy, pal.— David Rothkopf (@David Rothkopf) 1564579524.0