Abbott on ‘God Put You in a Wheelchair’ Tweet: God Helped Me ‘Persevere’

Abbott on ‘God Put You in a Wheelchair’ Tweet: God Helped Me ‘Persevere’

Texas Republican Politician Gov. Greg Abbott responded to a tweet mocking him for utilizing a wheelchair after a Twitter user suggested that God caused his special needs.

” Never ever give up.

Never ever give up

Never quit

Overcome any obstacle pic.twitter.com/iVuAW0SY7a

— Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) November 23, 2019

But then one Twitter user recommended that God was the cause for Abbott’s use of a wheelchair.

God put you in a wheelchair Greg

— Game Young Boy (@WJaredGallagher) November 24, 2019

Abbott, 62, has actually been paralyzed from the waist down given that 1984 after a freak running accident in Houston where an oak tree fell on him.

Given that the accident, he has actually been restricted to making use of a wheelchair.

Abbott responded to that tweet stating that God did not put him because wheelchair, adding that God assisted him to “stand firm” over the accident that left him paralyzed.

God didn’t cause the accident that left me paralyzed, however He did help me stand firm over that huge difficulty.

I’m a testimony that the glory of God is revealed by a boy’s back being broken in half and still rising to be Governor of Texas.

With God all is possible. https://t.co/HIstfddxuk

— Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) November 24, 2019

” God didn’t cause the mishap that left me paralyzed, but He did assist me persevere over that enormous difficulty,” Abbott replied. “I’m a testament that the glory of God is revealed by a boy’s back being broken in half and still rising to be Guv of Texas. With God all is possible.”

Abbott, who has actually explained himself as a guy of faith, just recently praised Kanye West’s Sunday service at a Houston jail.

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