President Obama warned Americans to stay away from fear, as the world grows more troubled under his leadership.
During his speech at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C. this morning, Obama spoke about the dangers of the “primal emotion” of fear – and how to combat it with faith.
“Fear does funny things. Fear can lead us to lash out against those who are different, or lead us to try to get some sinister ‘other’ under control,” he said, alluding to anti-Muslim and anti-refugee sentiment in the country.
Obama added that fear was a “primal emotion” that could destroy community and feed mankind’s “selfish impulses.”
“For me, and I know for so many of you, faith is a great cure for fear,” he said. “Jesus is a good cure for fear.”
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