What’s the best Biblical response to congressional graffiti vandals?

Several years ago when I was a KSTP-AM radio host, I managed to kill a morning by asking what Bible verse should replace then then-ubquitous “John 3:16” at sporting events. It was a terrific discussion and the rare one that got my liberal fans and KSTP’s conservative listenership talking to, not past, each other.

I was thinking of this today noting all the “Psalm 2” coverage. If nothing else, these folks got their favorite Bible passage on everyone’s pages and screens. Which seems somehow wrong, if understandable on the media’s part.

I’m thinking maybe the best way to respond is fight hellfire with fire. I’m not much of a Biblical scholar, but I’m wondering what passage you would offer as the best Bible rebuke to what these schmucks have done? Old Testament or New is fine.

In the comments please, so everyone can read your wisdom.

Comments (1)

  1. Anonymous Submitted by Anonymous on 10/23/2008 - 10:02 am.

    I’m a fan of Matthew 6:1-6, myself.

    1 “Beware of practicing your righteousness before men to be noticed by them; otherwise you have no reward with your Father who is in heaven.

    [snip]

    5 “When you pray, you are not to be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and on the street corners so that they may be seen by men. Truly I say to you, they have their reward in full.
    6 “But you, when you pray, go into your inner room, close your door and pray to your Father who is in secret, and your Father who sees what is done in secret will reward you.

    http://biblebrowser.com/matthew/6-6.htm

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