"Tears displacing thought is objectionable, when thought was called for, but similarly, thought instead of tears is objectionable, when tears were called for."
N.D. Wilson & Douglas Wilson, The Rhetoric Companion, p. 55.
Jesus faced a considerable amount of opposition for His hard words and unflinching devotion to Yahweh. No surprise then if we find our name festooned in barroom ballads (cf. Ps 69:12).