Energy Secretary Rick Perry said in an interview released by “Fox & Friends” over the weekend that he thinks President Donald Trump is the “chosen one.”
“Gods used imperfect people all through history. King David wasnt perfect. Saul wasnt perfect. Solomon wasnt perfect,” Perry told Fox News. “And I actually gave the president a little one-pager on those Old Testament kings about a month ago, and I shared it with him.”
“I said, Mr. President, I know there are people that say you said you were the chosen one, and I said, You were.”
Perry said theres a “plan for the people who rule and judge over us on this planet in our government.”
“I said, If youre a believing Christian, you understand Gods plan for the people who rule and judge over us on this planet in our government.
“Barack Obama didnt get to be the president of the United States without being ordained by God. Neither did Donald Trump.”
Regarding Trump, he said, “I hope Ive been a bit of a minister, if you will, a person whos been able to share my faith with the president.”
Earlier this year amid the trade war, Trump referred to himself as the “chosen one” to take on Chinas trade practices.
He said, “Somebody said this is Trumps trade war. Its not my trade war. This is a trade war that should have taken place a long time ago by a lot of other presidents.”
“Somebody had to do it. I am the chosen one.”
Trump later said he was just joking and having fun when he made the comment.
Fox News chief national correspondent Ed Henry noted that Perry had “pointed out to me he believes Barack Obama was sent by God as well, for that moment and that time.”
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