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The election did not chasten him; he is at least as arrogant, obtuse, and dictatorial as before.
The Bible warns us to not follow another man in his sin, nor help him promote sin -- lest God chasten us.
The ad conceded that many Americans were concerned about the economy but said, "The Bible warns us to not follow another man in his sin, nor help him promote sin -- lest God chasten us.
Doing so is a useful way for conservatives today to chasten, bully, and cajole those who dare stray from the Church of Reagan--the religion of low taxes, big military budgets, and hawkish foreign policy.