2017-10-11 09:13:35 UTC
Delivering a speech to camera during his Christian programme The 700 Club on Monday, the televangelist and conservative commentator blamed the mass shooting on critics of the Republican leader, along with protests during the national anthem and the country having no "vision of God".
Mr Robertson said: "Violence in the streets, ladies and gentleman — why is it happening?
"The fact that we have disrespect for authority; there is profound disrespect of our President, all across this nation.
"They say terrible things about him. It's in the news, it's in other places."
He continued: "There's disrespect now for our national anthem. Disrespect for our veterans, disrespect for the institutions or government, disrespect for the court system. All the way up and down the line — disrespect." ....