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Last week, 16-year-old environmental activist Greta Thunberg gave a copy of The United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 2019 report to U.S. lawmakers as part of her congressional testimony on the climate crisis.

However, Pastor Robert Jeffress—an Evangelical Christian minister and vehement supporter of President Donald Trump—proclaimed that perhaps Thunberg should consult quite a different document.

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Mitt Romney, a Senate Republican candidate for Utah, had harsh words for the decision to have Dr. Robert Jeffress, who is the head of Dallas’s First Baptist Church as well as a Fox News contributor, deliver a blessing at today's opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. Romney decried Jeffress as a "religious bigot" who has shared anti-Semitic and anti-Mormon views. Romney himself is a Mormon.

“Robert Jeffress says ‘you can’t be saved by being a Jew,’ and ‘Mormonism is a heresy from the pit of hell,’” Romney, who is Mormon, wrote on Twitter Sunday night. “He’s said the same about Islam. Such a religious bigot should not be giving the prayer that opens the United States Embassy in Jerusalem.”

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