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Chairman Obama's War On Religion And The Individual
My Brain | 2/19/12 | Alan Levy

Posted on 02/19/2012 4:02:14 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;......"

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For those of you who were educationally abused in our sham of a public school system, the above is the Estabishment Clause and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment . It is one of the most important thoughts ever recorded in human history. This tiny little sentence fragment of a mere sixteen words makes America....well, American.

See, ladies and gentlemen, the Establishment and Free Exercise Clauses do more than protect religion from the intrigues of government, regardless of what the commies at the ACLU would have you believe. The Establishment and Free Exercise Clauses protect the individual's right to think for himself, since following a religion is the most personal (and important) decision an individual will ever make in his lifetime.

Chairman Obama's recent attempt to force the Catholic Church to pay for contraception is more than a malicious, bigoted attack on religion. (Which is horrying in itself, might I add.) It is an attack on the individual spirit. It is using the power of the State to impose its own warped version of morality onto the individual, which is a tactic of choice for genocidal maniacs the world over. Lenin did it, Hitler did it, Stalin did it, and Mao did it. Millions died horrible deaths because they did.

And now, our President Barack Hussein Obama, is attepting to do it.

This cannot stand. If you have the least bit of a desire for freedom, you must oppose this. I don't care if you're Catholic or Protestant. It doesn't really matter if you're a Jew of the Sephardim or Ashkenazim variety, or whether or not you're Greek Orthodox, (No, I didn't forget a certain religion. It's the only one The Regime finds acceptable, and is therefore safe.) you must fight this or any other version CONgress comes up with with every fiber of your being.

The right of you to be you is at stake.


TOPICS: Politics; Religion; Society
KEYWORDS: antireligionbigotry; freedom; mandate; obama; religion; tyranny

1 posted on 02/19/2012 4:02:23 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama
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To: Absolutely Nobama

what do you expect the Kingdom of Antichrist to do?


2 posted on 02/19/2012 4:05:08 PM PST by the invisib1e hand (religion + guns = liberty)
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To: narses; wagglebee; shibumi; SJackson; MestaMachine; TheOldLady; Old Sarge; mnehring; John D; ...

Ping!


3 posted on 02/19/2012 4:07:27 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: the invisib1e hand

My guess is that they’ll wrap this up in another bill and keep quiet this time.

“Kingdom of Antichrist” ?

Can I steal that ?


4 posted on 02/19/2012 4:09:52 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
For now, Obamacare is the closest our once republic can get to a certain Enabling Act of 1933.

The religious diktat from Obama/HHS is the spawn of Obamacare. It was a tactical mistake, he should have waited until after his assumed win in November to reveal the mailed fist. Unlike pubbies, the Catholic Church is not rolling over.

Give Chairman Obama another term and . . .

5 posted on 02/19/2012 4:13:39 PM PST by Jacquerie (No court will save us from ourselves.)
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To: Absolutely Nobama

Government is the religion of the fascists.


6 posted on 02/19/2012 4:15:37 PM PST by E. Pluribus Unum (Government is the religion of the fascists.)
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To: Jacquerie

“Give Chairman Obama another term and . . .”

No argument here.


7 posted on 02/19/2012 4:19:02 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Exactly!


8 posted on 02/19/2012 4:20:35 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Why aren’t the Republicrats like Boehner doing anything about this? Is he too busy with his day job to attend to this minor issue? The candidates are doing well to make an issue of it, but the MSM is strangly silent about this and our elected senators and reps aren’t doing much ...


9 posted on 02/19/2012 4:22:20 PM PST by Ken522
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10 posted on 02/19/2012 4:24:15 PM PST by DJ MacWoW (America! The wolves are here! What will you do?)
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To: Ken522

The Weeper of the House would rather surrender, as would Minority Leader Mitch McConman. The GOP-E doesn’t fight, it folds.


11 posted on 02/19/2012 4:27:40 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama; philman_36; Gvl_M3; Flotsam_Jetsome; Berlin_Freeper; Hotlanta Mike; ...

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Ping

Chairman 0bama’s War On Religion And The Individual

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;......”

***********************************

For those of you who were educationally abused in our sham of a public school system, the above is the Estabishment Clause and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment.

It is one of the most important thoughts ever recorded in human history.

This tiny little sentence fragment of a mere sixteen words makes America.... well, American.

See, ladies and gentlemen, the Establishment and Free Exercise Clauses do more than protect religion from the intrigues of government, regardless of what the commies at the ACLU would have you believe.

The Establishment and Free Exercise Clauses protect the individual’s right to think for himself, - since following a religion (or not) is the most personal (and important) decision an individual will ever make in his lifetime.

Thanks, Absolutely Nobama. I added the “(or not)”.

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12 posted on 02/19/2012 4:57:05 PM PST by LucyT (Think about it. ... You would rather have a second 0bama term?)
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To: LucyT

Thank you!


13 posted on 02/19/2012 5:07:28 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama

0bama is not just forcing his will on the Catholic Church he is forcing it on everyone. The mandate is for all insurance policies to provide coverage for abortions and abortion-inducing “contraceptives.” That is backed up by the mandate in 0bamaCare that everyone must buy insurance. Catholics are not the only ones whose conscience won’t permit them to participate in the murder of the unborn.


14 posted on 02/19/2012 5:19:49 PM PST by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: TigersEye

I couldn’t agree more.

We are witnessing one of the ugliest moments in American history.


15 posted on 02/19/2012 5:30:15 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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Short, simple, to the point and absolutely true. I'd also add Hindus, since at least until a few years ago, there were as many of them in the US as the "other" "religion" and generally they are strong social conservatives although for some reason I cannot fathom many vote D (shudder).

0bama is just beginning his attacks on religion, freedom of speech, thought, association and conscience. Someone wrote yesterday (I'll try to find the thread and quote it) that either 0bummer knows he'll lose and is therefore going for broke, or he's planning to be 0bummer for life and is therefore going for broke. Either way, if those of us not on his side do not actively fight back, we deserve what we're going to get.

16 posted on 02/19/2012 5:38:38 PM PST by little jeremiah (We will have to go through hell to get out of hell)
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To: little jeremiah

Thanks, LJ!!


17 posted on 02/19/2012 5:45:46 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama

You’re welcome.


18 posted on 02/19/2012 5:47:55 PM PST by LucyT (Think about it. ... You would rather have a second 0bama term?)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
I remote-viewed a book published in 2210 about America at the beginning of the twenty-first century. What's in store for us?

". . . some key [events] exacerbated the national debate, fraying trust, and national cohesion just a little more each time . . . The two-party system that had governed America . . . begin to fall apart . . . interest in politics took the place of all other forms of news-related entertainment . . . politicians were the celebrities . . . [Politics/ideology] was becoming such a habit, the reactions so automatic, that [journalists] taking sides on every news story became inevitable."

.. no wait! My mistake I just learned that this is from for Love & Liberty by Robin Young and it's about 1857 America at the start of the administration of James Buchanan. My mistake.

But while I'm at it.. what the hell.

"[T]o placate the Southern wing of his party Buchanan passed over some of his powerful Northern political supporters and allies who had expected to receive cabinet appointments, appointing instead a majority of slaveholders, he essentially surrounded himself with a majority of men who had no stake in the Union."

or the Obama version..

"[T]o placate the ultra-left wing of his party Obama passed over some of his powerful moderate to conservative supporters and allies some of whom expected presidential appointments, appointing instead a majority of blame-America-firsters, he essentially surrounded himself with a majority of men and women who had no stake in the United States of America (at least as She had been for 200+ years)."

19 posted on 02/19/2012 5:51:55 PM PST by WilliamofCarmichael (If modern America's Man on Horseback is out there, Get on the damn horse already!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
That is a good essay and I applaud you for stating that it affects us all. That seems to be getting lost in a lot of the discussions about this. The way 0bama has acted, with his phony concessions to the RCC, is that 1st Amendment protections for religion only apply to those who belong to an organized religious institution.

That means that the government is selecting specific religious institutions to bestow its favors upon, according to their willingness to submit to government decrees, creating government-approved religious institutions. That is exactly what the establishment clause is meant to prohibit the government from doing IMO.

By that precedent the entire Bill of Rights can be overthrown and made into the Bill of Government-Approved Privileges. One legal precedent does lead to another.

20 posted on 02/19/2012 5:52:53 PM PST by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
With this Regime in power, we'll soon be back to hedgerow priests and shanachies to preserve and pass on our heritage.



Nos genuflectitur ad non princeps sed Princeps pacem!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

21 posted on 02/19/2012 5:58:14 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama

bump


22 posted on 02/19/2012 6:08:14 PM PST by Christian4Bush (PSA. As of 2/19/12, 261/336 days 'til we vote out/take out the trash. (11/6/12, 1/20/13))
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To: WilliamofCarmichael

Outstanding!


23 posted on 02/19/2012 6:37:17 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: TigersEye

“By that precedent the entire Bill of Rights can be overthrown and made into the Bill of Government-Approved Privileges. One legal precedent does lead to another.”

In other words, your right of you to be you is at stake....

Thanks for the kind words, FRiend!


24 posted on 02/19/2012 6:40:23 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: ConorMacNessa

A terrifying thought, to say the least.


25 posted on 02/19/2012 6:42:25 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Christian4Bush

Appreciated, to say the least!


26 posted on 02/19/2012 6:43:56 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
In other words, your right of you to be you is at stake....

Exactly! It is no less than that at all. We may have lost many liberties before this but this is about all the beans. 0bamaCare is the hammer that stuns us into submission and this "contraceptives" mandate is the sickle that slices the Tree of Liberty from its roots.

27 posted on 02/19/2012 6:52:23 PM PST by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
Indeed it is - our children will, in my opinion, have a much darker world to live in than our generation has had.



Nos genuflectitur ad non princeps sed Princeps Pacem!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

28 posted on 02/19/2012 6:58:52 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: ConorMacNessa; TigersEye

There’s no sugarcoating this: We are in massive trouble as a nation. We are on the edge of complete social, economic, and political disaster.


29 posted on 02/19/2012 7:14:43 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: LucyT; Absolutely Nobama
Merely the eventual and inevitable culmination of repressed progressive desires held in check for about a hundred years.
Nobody should be surprised.
Just my opinion.
30 posted on 02/19/2012 7:55:24 PM PST by philman_36 (Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy. Benjamin Franklin)
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To: philman_36

No, I guess not.

We’re in massive trouble. Bottom line.


31 posted on 02/19/2012 8:21:28 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
We are on the edge of complete social, economic, and political disaster.

I sadly am convinced it will get worse before it's fixed. But if Newt can win the nomination at least it might not be quite so bad. Or if Palin jumps in somehow.

32 posted on 02/19/2012 9:10:42 PM PST by little jeremiah (We will have to go through hell to get out of hell)
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To: Absolutely Nobama

I really, really, really hope that we will be able to transform the subject from contraception to what the subject actually is...the totally destruction of the first amendment.

It’s the first amendment that is under fire, and we need to address that.

Contraception is a side show, but it is the means with which they hope to destroy the first amendment.


33 posted on 02/20/2012 12:53:38 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (This hobbit is looking for her pitchfork...God help the GOP if I find it.)
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To: little jeremiah

We also have to win Congress, too.....

We the Conservatives have a tough road ahead.....


34 posted on 02/20/2012 7:56:10 AM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: dixiechick2000

The entire Constitution is under fire.....


35 posted on 02/20/2012 7:58:19 AM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: Absolutely Nobama
The old adage of "you get what you pay for" comes to mind.
If you buy cheap you get cheap and America bought very cheap shoes and is walking around with holes in the soles of their shoes wondering...how did that happen.
36 posted on 02/20/2012 8:11:37 AM PST by philman_36 (Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy. Benjamin Franklin)
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To: Absolutely Nobama

>We the Conservatives have a tough road ahead.....

The question, I think, is whether or not it will involve bloodshed... and if it does, do we have the courage to still fight?


37 posted on 02/20/2012 1:43:41 PM PST by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: OneWingedShark

Bumpity bump for anyone who hasn’t read it yet.


38 posted on 02/20/2012 3:50:23 PM PST by little jeremiah (We will have to go through hell to get out of hell)
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To: OneWingedShark

Note my tagline. And I think the answers are “yes” and “yes” but God’s help is absolutely necessary, one way or another.


39 posted on 02/20/2012 3:52:17 PM PST by little jeremiah (We will have to go through hell to get out of hell)
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To: philman_36

Good point! No arguments here!


40 posted on 02/20/2012 7:41:44 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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To: OneWingedShark

Let’s just hope and pray it doesn’t come to that.

Of course, the Authoritarian Left doesn’t see it that way....


41 posted on 02/20/2012 7:45:37 PM PST by Absolutely Nobama (NO COMPROMISE! NO RETREAT! NO SURRENDER! I AM A CONSERVATIVE! CASE CLOSED!)
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