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Military Labels Evangelicals, Catholics as ‘Religious Extremism’

Davole Wrote: Apr 06, 2013 4:03 PM
whining puppy - Not so fast, soldier - what are the names and positions of the unauthorized presenter and the security officer who failed to ensure that authorization was granted for that mysterious person to address the reserve troops? If Mickey Mouse managed to infiltrate that location and stand before those reservists without proper authorization and claiming to be a 4 star general, and issue a command that they should all stand on their heads, would they then comply?

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...