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Military Labels Evangelicals, Catholics as ‘Religious Extremism’

Christine241 Wrote: Apr 06, 2013 8:33 PM
There are some in the ranks who are satanists (remember Michael Aquino?), and join up for reasons not related to preserving our liberties. It happens. The Texas based jihadists was not a private, but a Captain or something, wasn't he? How did THAT happen? Sometimes these people are promoted and gain power over others. It happens. I too have had a picture of the American volunteer soldier and his love for mom, apple pie, and our freedoms. I had no idea that there are Wiccan and Satanist churches opening their doors among our soldiers.

The U.S. Army listed Evangelical Christianity and Catholicism as examples of religious extremism along with Al Qaeda and Hamas during a briefing with an Army Reserve unit based in Pennsylvania, Fox News has learned.

“We find this offensive to have Evangelical Christians and the Catholic Church to be listed among known terrorist groups,” said Ron Crews, executive director of the Chaplain Alliance for Religious Liberty. “It is dishonorable for any U.S. military entity to allow this type of wrongheaded characterization.”

The incident occurred during an Army Reserve Equal Opportunity training brief on extremism. Topping the list is Evangelical Christianity. Other organizations...