Pete Buttigieg’s claim Jesus was a ‘refugee’ shows he is unserious about his Christianity

Pete Buttigieg’s claim Jesus was a ‘refugee’ shows he is unserious about his Christianity
Pete Buttigieg (Image: YouTube screen grab via NBC News)

[Ed. – May biblical scholar Buttigieg would like to explain why Joseph and Mary made the long journey to Bethlehem.]

On Christmas Day, Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-Church of Social Justice) continued his campaign strategy of attacking the religious right as insincere Christians. He took the opportunity to repeat the tired old canard that Jesus Christ was a “refugee” — an argument liberals use to weaponize Christmas against the Trump administration.

“Today I join millions around the world in celebrating the arrival of divinity on earth, who came into this world not in riches but in poverty, not as a citizen but as a refugee,” Mayor Pete tweeted. “No matter where or how we celebrate, merry Christmas.”

Many Christians pushed back against Mayor Pete’s claims that Jesus was both poor and a non-citizen refugee.

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“When did you come up with THAT load of crap? Joseph was NOT a poor man, and Jesus did NOT come into this world as a refugee from heaven.”…

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