Sasse also retweeted a tweet from Michael Wear, who headed the faith outreach of President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign, which referred to the Hannity invite, "Politics as Religion, Religion as Politics."
"[T]ruly sad," Sasse added.
Jeffress hit back on social media.
"Jesus also said His followers are to influence the world for good (Matt. 5:13-16)," the pastor wrote in a tweet directed at Sasse on Sunday afternoon following the service.
"Time for you & do-nothing Senate to pass HB outlawing abortion after 20 weeks instead of spending your time criticizing @POTUS. Pathetic!"
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