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Clergy Declares Holy War on NRA

true liberal Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 6:49 AM
What nonsense from the Left. We go to guns out of fear. No we go to guns to protect ourselves. If the guns were confiscated then we go to fear. The stupidity of the Left's argument is the way to fight the criminal element is to disarm the law abiding ... leaving only the criminal element with guns. Yeah right - let's jump right on that
Jay Wye Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 7:57 AM
When I carry a gun, I don’t do so because I am looking for a fight, but because I’m looking to be left alone. The gun at my side means that I cannot be forced, only persuaded. I don’t carry it because I’m afraid, but because it enables me to be unafraid. It doesn’t limit the actions of those who would interact with me through reason, only the actions of those who would do so by force. It removes force from the equation... and that’s why carrying a gun is a civilized act.

By Maj. L. Caudill USMC (Ret)
Truckman Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 7:53 PM
I've always liked that quote-thanks for posting it!

The battle to demonize the National Rifle Association became a religious crusade when the Rev. Jim Wallis, CEO of Sojourners and “progressive” spiritual advisor to President Obama, convened some clergy for a witch trial.

As a foreword, if you join the NRA, as about 250,000 folks have done in the past few weeks, you’ll be affirming your support for the Second Amendment, not the Nicene Creed.

Wallis rounded up a posse of fellow progressive clergy for a press conference in Washington, DC on Jan. 15. Their heresy detector spiked after Wayne LaPierre, CEO and Executive Vice President...