A Scripture for Perry


Writing the estimable RNS blog today, David Gibson notes the verse from Isaiah shared by RNC chair Reince Priebus with Herman Cain and puzzles, “Not sure what bible passage might have helped absent-minded Rick Perry, who sounded more like Britney Spears than a would-be president.

I suggest Ecclesiastes 3.1…3.7: “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven…a time to keep silence, and a time to speak.” Unfortunately, you’ve got to know which is which.