Jesus was born poor.
Jesus lived poor.
Jesus commanded us to help the poor.
Jesus modeled how to help the poor.
Jesus spent much of his time with the poor.
Maybe Colbert has a point..
what do you think??
Here are some more thoughts along the same lines..here.
And here is where the above quote comes from, Zompist.com, a particular section about helping the poor..it’s a pretty amazing read and an excellent Bible study tool, if you’re looking to explore this topic a little more in depth.
(personally I do not see God as a conservative or a liberal..he is not bound by terms or names..and I believe it is the job of the “church” not the government to help the poor..but that’s a whole ‘nother post..and THAT’s why I think Colbert has a good point)