Michele Bachmann attended an “anti-gay church,” quipped a perturbed commentator. Another derided the prayer given by Rick Perry stating that what we need now is not prayer.
The basis of the outrage was the question: how could these people do such a thing? How could Michele Bachmann attend such a church. How could Rick Perry pray for forgiveness of the nations sin and God’s blessing?* When I heard these questions, the first thought that came into my mind was, what do these people expect?