An old video in which President Donald Trump dodges questions about the Bible is going viral again in light of the president’s new claim that he is the “chosen one.”

In the 2015 interview on Bloomberg Politics that Twitter user @Caring_Atheist shared online Wednesday, Trump (who’d earlier called the Bible his favorite book) appears reluctant to reveal his favorite verses.

“Because to me that’s very personal,” Trump sidesteps. “You know, when I talk about the Bible it’s very personal so I don’t want to get into verses. The Bible means a lot to me but I don’t want to get into specifics.”

When asked if he’s a bigger fan of the Old Testament or the New Testament, Trump says he’s “probably equal.”

“I think it’s just incredible, the whole Bible is incredible,” he added.

Check out the clip here:

1. You mention that the Bible is your favorite book !!!2. What are your favorite Bible verses ? – I don't want to get into it3. The Bible means a lot to me4. Are you a New or Old testament guy ? – Probably equal5. The Bible is just incredible6. The Bible is special😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/iQaYg6xfot

— The Caring Atheist (@Caring_Atheist) August 21, 2019

And a sample of the mocking responses here:

I bet his favourite Beatles album is the best of the Beatles.

— Richard Nattrass (@Nattrass79) August 22, 2019

"Favourite verse? All the big ones" https://t.co/Rw9fzXB9FW pic.twitter.com/olcTiM72RL

— David Fynn (@davidfynn) August 22, 2019

I assume this was a sketch cut from SNL, where they decided that Alec Baldwin's Trump character was so blatantly lying about having ever read the bible, or gone in fact near any book at all, that it just got stupid. https://t.co/FejWkQnQg5

— David Baddiel (@Baddiel) August 22, 2019

I have an awesome girlfriend but you wouldn't know her, she goes to a different school

— RicardoAV (@RichieLionel81) August 22, 2019

"What's your favourite song?""I don't want to get into specifics?""I Want To Hold Your Hand?""I'd rather not, but I'm known as very good for the gays.""Yesterday?""Most days really. Very good for them."

— Not Actual Game Footage (@tobyontour) August 22, 2019

"I'd have to say the Best of the Beatles" https://t.co/lt2QAzdqdC

— Richard Williams (@RichALWilliams) August 22, 2019

Which Beethoven do you like?All his main hits all the big ones. pic.twitter.com/jnfJVCzYs0

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