As Twitchy told you earlier, Nancy Pelosi angrily responded to James Rosen’s question about if she hates Donald Trump by hiding behind her allegedly deep Catholic faith.

TIME opinion columnist, former Democratic congressional candidate, and former Obama faith outreach leader Christopher Hale apparently watched that display and didn’t see a pissed-off Pelosi, but rather, a modern-day Jesus:

Editor’s note: It looks like Hale deleted his tweet, so here it is:

Well, that certainly is a take.



Maybe we’ve been too hard on Hale. Maybe if we just let him explain his point a little further, it’ll make sense.

Or not:

Except Pelosi sounded super-pissy in her response. Hardly gracious — or graceful. But whatever you need to tell yourself, Christopher.