Speaking at a “Defeat Jihad Summit” by the Center for Security Policy, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, went on the record to point out that terrorism is not a permissible response to religious ridiculing.
“Right now on Broadway, a play is showing the Book of Mormon that is ridiculing and making fun of the Mormon faith,” Cruz said. “Last I checked, Mitt Romney didn’t show up on Broadway trying to blow up the stage.”
He added that it isn’t permissible for anyone to murder someone for making fun of any faith.
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Pope Francis had an interesting comment back in January after the Islamic terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo, when he told journalists that freedom of expression has limits–and that if you cursed his mother, you could expect a punch in return.
h/t: CNS News