Donald Trump’s fruit 

As Senator Marco Rubio stated, words have consequences, and you cannot run for the highest office in the land and be so irresponsible with your speech without expecting unfortunate results.
Again, this does not justify the spirit of the protesters, but it does illustrate that, for the most part, Trump is bringing out the worst in Americans, not the best – and this is hardly the way to make America great again.
Last August, in an Open Letter to Donald Trump meant to be constructive rather than destructive, I wrote: “Why shoot yourself in the foot when you have a legitimate chance of becoming the President of the United States?
“Proverbs 15:1 says, ‘A gentle answer deflects anger, but harsh words make tempers flare’ (New Living Translation).”
I continued: “I’m not a defender of Fox News or Megyn Kelly (or some others whom you have attacked), but if you spoke the truth with civility, stating your viewpoint plainly and without equivocation but without the gutter-level attacks, you’d make a whole lot less enemies.”
Can anyone argue with this now?
Last December I wrote: “The Scriptures teach that out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks (Luke 6:45), and so Trump’s consistent pattern of reckless speech points to deeper issues which could make him unfit for the office of the presidency.”
I added: “The warnings in Proverbs are strong: ‘Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him’ (Proverbs 29:20). And, ‘A fool gives full vent to his spirit, but a wise man quietly holds it back’ (Proverbs 29:11).”
Today, we are seeing some of the negative fruit of Mr. Trump’s irresponsible and incendiary rhetoric – and things could get much worse in a hurry, especially when he continues to make provocative comments.

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