In 2011, Herman Cain said God told him to run for president:
2015: Scott Walker was sure that God wanted him to run for president:
Rick Santorum’s wife was sure that her hubby running for pres was God’s will:
Rick Perry’s wife had a similar view of her own hubby:
Mike Huckabee was sure he would have God’s blessing if elected Pres:
Sarah Palin was sure that God told her Obama should be impeached.:
Ted Cruz’s father is sure that God has great things planned for Ted:
I could add more, but I think the point has been made.
Many of these folks were so sure they had God’s ear, heard messages from said God, and then they dropped out of the race, or what they were told would happen never came to pass.
What do the True Believers make of all this?
That god is playing practical jokes? That the people listed above are delusional? That they did indeed hear a divine message but it was actually meant for someone else?
Do any of their devotees ever notice or think about how many 'Pubs claim to be divinely ordained but then drop the bid for presidency?