Mike Huckabee Tweets on Same-sex Marriage Rulings: Jesus Wept

The Supreme Court struck down Wednesday a key provision of the Defense of Marriage Act that denied federal benefits to married gay couples, and dismissed Prop. 8 Case to clear the way for the resumption of same-sex marriage in California.

The former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, an ordained Southern Baptist minister, tweets on the decision.

"Jesus wept," found in the Gospel of John, chapter 11, is a phrase famous for being the shortest verse in the Bible.This verse occurs in John's narrative of the death of Lazarus, a follower of Jesus.

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