Dem Congressman Uses Vile Insult Against Christians, Lauren Boebert

Supposed Republican U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger used a rather vile insult when he called out what he referred to as the “Christian Taliban” in a tweet he posted on Wednesday, going on to insist there’s no difference between Colorado Republican Congresswoman Lauren Boebert being “tired” of the separation of church and state and what the actual Taliban believes.

“I say this as a Christian,” Kinzinger went on to say, as if that somehow made his comment justified.

Tell me you don’t understand the separation of church and state, without actually saying you don’t understand the separation of church and state.

The concept of separation of church and state is actually not in the Constitution. The concept was termed as it is in a letter from Thomas Jefferson to the Danbury Baptists and was never designed to keep faith out of politics. It was designed to prevent the federal government from picking one specific definition of Christianity as the official religion of the United States.

State governments, however, were allowed to do that if they so wish. In fact, if you go back and read through many state constitutions, you’ll find they have an official denomination of the Christian religion chosen to be that state’s expression of faith.

All that to say, Kinzinger doesn’t understand what he’s talking about. Read more