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Tue Oct 1, 2019, 07:09 AM

Robert Jeffress: Impeachment Could Plunge U.S. into Civil War

Robert Jeffress, pastor of First Baptist Dallas and reliable Donald Trump toady, made a bit of news over the weekend when he predicted on Fox & Friends that the impeachment process could plunge the United States into civil war.

Responding to a question about evangelical Christians' response to impeachment efforts in the U.S. House of Representatives, Jeffress said Democrats are only seeking to impeach Trump because he defeated Hillary Clinton in 2016.

"That's the unpardonable sin for which the Democrats will never forgive him," Jeffress said. "And I do want to make this prediction this morning: If the Democrats are successful in removing the president from office, I'm afraid it will cause a civil war-like fracture in this nation from which this country will never heal."

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The quote drew more attention than it might have otherwise when Trump tweeted it Sunday afternoon. The statement itself, and the tweets that followed, drew rebukes not only from Democrats, but from some in Trump's own party. On Sunday evening, Rep. Adam Kinzinger, a Republican from Illinois, called the quote "beyond repugnant."

Read more: https://www.dallasobserver.com/news/robert-jeffress-impeachment-of-donald-trump-could-plunge-us-into-civil-war-11768730

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Reply Robert Jeffress: Impeachment Could Plunge U.S. into Civil War (Original post)
TexasTowelie Oct 2019 OP
woodsprite Oct 2019 #1
Cartoonist Oct 2019 #3
woodsprite Oct 2019 #4
Sherman A1 Oct 2019 #2
SWBTATTReg Oct 2019 #5
NoPasaran Oct 2019 #6

Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 07:20 AM

1. Civil war or no civil war threats

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We cannot let nor should we stand for racists, neo-Nazis, the religious right, fundies, and organized crime running our country.

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Response to woodsprite (Reply #1)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 07:30 AM

3. You left out evangelicals

Like Jefress

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Response to Cartoonist (Reply #3)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 08:05 AM

4. Fixed it! nt

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 07:24 AM

2. Could, Yes

Will, likely not......

That said the US has in one shape or form been having a Civil War since its inception. The 1860s one just became a much more organized and very bloody affair.

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 10:53 AM

5. Stupid jacka&&. No wonder these people are losing members right and left from their churches...

idiots like this don't deserve any respect or anything else for that matter.

I'm sorry but all of us are competent enough mentally to not have someone like this idiot speak for us (jeffress)...he should lose his tax exempt status...

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 12:32 PM

6. See you at Appomattox, "Reverend"

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