Joy Reid


MSNBC host Joy-Ann Reid had quite the take in the aftermath of the mass shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. She, among many, was once again ridiculing the idea of offering thoughts and prayers, especially because the shooting took place inside a church.

Reid pointed to Jesus and how he used actions instead of offering prayers for people's troubles. In her Twitter thread, she proves she hasn't read the Bible in a long time or at all:

Reid was promptly called out by people for misrepresenting what happened in the Bible:

In the end, mocking people for praying for their fellow brother and sister in faith after being shot at is an odd strategy, to put it lightly.

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