Skip to comments.The Left’s War Against Christianity Enters Final Stages
Posted on 01/29/2019 1:23:27 PM PST by Liberty7732
The disturbing, coordinated attack on the Covington Catholic School kids, and the school itself, is yet another salvo in the ongoing war against Christians. It pours the footers for what is coming next an all out attack to cripple Christian schools. That, in turn, will lay the cultural and legal foundation for breaking the organized church.
The direction is now clear. In the days before the Covington Catholic attacks, there were attacks on Karen Pence, the wife of Vice President Mike Pence, for choosing to return to teaching at a Christian school. Both led by the media and followed on by Democrats.
What is just as real is that truth no longer matters to the political left and the media, who are the same people.
Karen Pence is a devout Christian and taught at the Christian school previously. The cudgel used in this case is that the school holds to biblical standards of homosexuality. As that is not acceptable, the attack on Pence and the school and thus, biblical teaching was quick and brutal, with media commentators criticizing Pence for, essentially, being a Bible-believing Christian. CNN anchor John King actually asked on air if it was right for her to have Secret Service protection and housing as that is paid for by all taxpayers.
The dust had not settled on that non-story (a Christian woman is teaching at a Christian school) when the even more non-story of the Covington Catholic kids broke. Its worth remembering that the Pences are evangelicals, which is doctrinally quite far from Catholicism. But both are Christian, and that is what matters, and so the New York Times, Washington Post, CNN and most others ran with unverified, awful journalism to attack these kids. Yes, being white played a role. Being in MAGA hats played a role. But the key, as with Pence, was that they were from a private Christian school.
Disgraceful actress Kathy Griffin tweeted: Name these kids. I want NAMES. Shame them. If you think these fers wouldnt dox you in a heartbeat, think again.
Reza Aslan, a liberal Muslim American TV host and author tweeted: Honest question. Have you ever seen a more punchable face than this kids?
And former head of the Democrat National Committee and governor of Vermont Howard Dean tweeted: #CovingtonCatholic High School seems like a hate factory to me. Why not just close it?
Hes reflecting a lot of the thinking on the left. Just close it. Close them all!
Of course, it was all based on a lie. The Native American went over and incited it, the media lied about it and the Democrats jumped on it because they were white Christian males. Further, these deplorables apparently had the temerity to show up in the nations capital, where they most certainly are not wanted.
Ignored by the mainstream media were the lies of the Native American and the vulgar racism the Black Hebrew Israelites were spewing at the kids. But they werent Christians. They were free to go.
Too much, you think? Following on the Karen Pence and Covington Catholic School attacks came this tweet from New York Times reporter Dan Levin, whose beat is young America.
Im a New York Times reporter writing about #exposechristianschools. Are you in your 20s or younger who went to a Christian school? Id like to hear about your experience and its impact on your life. Please DM me, wrote Dan Levin, who covers young America for the Times.
That hashtag was already trending in Twitter before Levin used it. This is a bigotry-against-Christians snowball rolling downhill and it is in the midst of gathering up Christian schooling as it goes.
The media, the far left in this country, the increasing mainstream of the Democratic Party, they hate religious people, hate them with a passion, conservative commentator Ben Shapiro said.
Hes right, but only partially right. Not all religious people. Just Christians (well any that hew to the Bible or traditional Christian teaching) and observant Jews. The rest are free to go.
This is not just politics and law, it is cultural. Lady Gaga interrupted a live performance to criticize President Trump for the government shut down. There are people who live paycheck to paycheck and need their money, said the multi-millionaire singer.
Gaga then went after the second family, saying shes the real Christian because she is tolerant and the Pences are not because they believe the Bibles teachings. So, yes, you can be a Christian, as long as you are a politically correct secular Christian and dont go around talking about what Jesus actually says in the Bible.
The high priestess of cultural secular Christianity preached further:
And to Mike Pence, who thinks its acceptable that his wife work at a school that bans LGBTQ, you are wrong. You say we should not discriminate against Christianity; you are the worst representation of what it means to be a Christian. I am a Christian woman and what I do know about Christianity is that we bear no prejudice and everybody is welcome. So you can take all that disgrace Mr. Pence and you can look yourself in the mirror and youll find it right there.
See? Karen Pence reads the Bible, terrible Christian. Lady Gaga strips on stage, great Christian!
This is a move of progressivism, beyond American borders.
In Canada, the Battle River School Division, near Edmonton, Alberta, asked Cornerstone Christian Academy to cease using two offensive Bible verses in the schools handbook. The Christian Academy is an alternate school and receives some government funding.
But that was not enough. The government authorities are now telling Cornerstone Christian Academy teachers and administrators that they must stop studying or reading any part of the Bible that could be considered offensive.
Presumably identifying sinful behavior could be considered offensive. Even the existence of an almighty Deity could be considered offensive. So at that point, there is no Christianity.
And that is the obvious goal.
But theres more from up north. The Freedom Project reports:
Recently, the provincial Department of Education in Alberta warned sixty private Christian schools that they are in violation of the Safe and Caring Schools policy adopted in 2016, Crisis magazine reported. The reason: Their materials still include references to God, the inerrant truth of scripture, the fact that God created people male and female, and so on.
Among the officially banned phrases are:
We believe men and women were created in the image of God and therefore have transcendent, intrinsic worth. Parents are the primary educators The unchangeable and infallible truth of the Word of God God created mankind as male and female, equal in dignity and worth Gods institution of marriage, a covenant between one man and one woman Obedience to Gods law supersedes subjection to human authority. The above doctrines will be taught as truth in our school This is where the left takes it, to the complete eradication of Christianity in any and all forms of schooling, private or public.
And then, as always, there is California.
In 2016, Senate Bill 1146 would have marked the beginning of the end for biblical Christian colleges and universities. Initial versions of this religious-freedom-stripping legislation would have cut California grant money for poor students attending Christian schools and would have allowed students to sue Christian institutions for even perceived LGBT discrimination essentially for being biblically true. It would have been crippling.
A unified Christian opposition organized to strip the final bill of the worst portions, only requiring religious colleges to notify prospective students and staff that the institutions claim exemptions from Title IX. In a 2016 interview in the Los Angeles Times, backers said they intended to pursue legislation that mirrored his original bill.
But there are more bills constantly popping up in California, most notably, AB 888, which was sponsored by an LGBT Caucus member requiring private colleges receiving California grants to report expulsion statistics to the state most importantly, including where LGBT students are disciplined. The bill would create an in for the state to closely monitor private religious institutions to gather up statistical ammo for use in future bills and lawsuits against Christian higher education.
Prayer was removed from public schools in the 60s. Most Christian colleges have steadily secularized. Marriage has been redefined in opposition to biblical teaching. Private companies are compelled to provide services that violate their Christian beliefs. Its been a steady drumbeat.
Once Christian schools have been neutered, there will be only one frontier left. The church.
Christianity, of course, will survive until the book of Revelation is fulfilled. But there are no guarantees it survives in any public way in the United States or the Western World. Consider: America could be headed towards an underground church unless we fight back.
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And you think this trash belongs in news?
You, sir, have an accurate view.
Forget it, Jack. Just another click addict.
Sometimes posts are put in the wrong category but if I don’t like the title or the first couple of sentences I just don’t read it. Your criticism sounds very harsh.
It is harsh.
It’s about some loser posting his trash as news in order to get exposure.
It’s fraud, it’s a lie.
Some folks don’t like those things.
Only a matter of time before universities refuse students from Christian high schools.
Leftists hate you and want you dead, my fellow Christians. It is no different than when Christians were burned as torches to light the gladiator fights in Rome (yes, this happened). They will not stop until you are dead.
Christianity is in decline because the leaders and cultural institutions of predominantly Christian nations no longer promote Christianity (and instead, actively worked to undermine it). Islam is strong because the leaders and cultural institutions of predominantly Muslim countries actively promote Islam. It’s really as simple as that.
Christianity Will Survive, but only for the true believers who seek it out. In the past, calling yourself a Christian and going to church was like showing up for homeroom class. It was automatic, people didn’t think about it, they just did it. It was taken for granted that living the Christian Life was something that everyone should aspire to, even if many fell short of actually doing it.
But without that guidance and encouragement from political leaders, teachers, writers, artists, Etc, the flock loses its way.
How do you know when Satan takes over a town?
The streets are clean, everyone is polite, there’s no pornography, and the churches are full....where Christ is not preached.
There is becoming less and less difference between leftists and satanists
Good post. Some of the responses show how even many on the right will join in on the persecution.
I’ve seen a lot of posts I didn’t like the title of or the first couple of sentences and did not continue reading but figure some folks may really think it’s important so have at it.
I think that they are two birds of the same feather.
Thanks for posting. This paints an alarming trend every Christian needs to know about and find ways to fight and win.
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