As the Stomach Turns: This Morning’s Catholic Shrine Photo Op

President Donald Trump and First lady Melania Trump visit Saint John Paul II National Shrine

The Archbishop of Washington had a few choice words: “I find it baffling and reprehensible that any Catholic facility would allow itself to be so egregiously misused and manipulated in a fashion that violates our religious principles, which call us to defend the rights of all people even those with whom we might disagree.”

Meanwhile, the President of the Southern Baptist Convention was moved by last evening’s Bible brandishing to remark, “The Bible is a book we should hold only with fear and trembling, given to us that in it we might find eternal life. Our only agenda should be to advance God’s kingdom, proclaim his gospel, or find rest for our souls.”