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German Pastor Sentenced to a Year in Jail for Comparing Abortion to the Nazi Holocaust
LifeSiteNews.com ^ | Tuesday June 26, 2007 | Elizabeth O’Brien and John Henry Westen

Posted on 06/26/2007 3:31:21 PM PDT by cpforlife.org

ERLANGEN, Germany, June 26, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A city court in Erlangen, Bavaria, gave Lutheran Pastor Johannes Lerle a one year jail sentence for the “crime” of comparing abortion to the Nazi holocaust.

In response, Jim Hughes, Vice President of International Right to Life Federation has called on pro-life activists internationally to take action on the matter by contacting German authorities to demand freedom of speech and freedom of religion for the pastor (see contact information below story).

Pastor Johannes Lerle compared the annual murder of 150,000 babies through abortion in Germany to the murder of thousands of innocent Jews in Auschwitz. The court, which consisted of no jury and a single judge, ruled that this statement made Lerle a holocaust denier.

On 14 June, Judge Erda Erdenhofner convicted Lerle of a particular crime known as “volksverhetzung”, or “incitement of the people”. Ironically, volksverhetzung was an accusation that was frequently used by the Nazis to convict those with whom the regime disagreed, a slap-conviction that could be used to dispose of inconvenient people.

During his address to the court, Lerle defended himself and claimed that his statement was in no way taking away from the gravity of the sufferings of the Jews.

The German Catholic news service kreuz.net reports that the reason for the severity of the punishment is in part due to the pastor’s six previous convictions, which have seen the pastor serve two prison terms lasting eight and a half months in total. He was formerly imprisoned for calling abortionists and their aides “child murderers.”

Brussels Journal reporter Paul Belien notes that German courts have slammed other pro-life advocates with heavy sentences for similar statements. German pro-life advocate Günter Annen, for example, was reported by the Journal as having called for an end to “unjust abortions” in 2005. She received a 50-day jail sentence on the grounds that her claim that abortion is “unjust” is legally inaccurate. The courts decided that her words wrongly implied that abortion is illegal in Germany.

Other Germans have also faced stiff sentences in the past for using strong language to condemn abortion.

After calling abortuaries places where, “life unworthy of living is being killed,” some were convicted for allegedly choosing similar language to what Hitler used to describe euthanasia under the Nazi regime.

Pope John Paul II underlined the parallel between the Nazi Holocaust and abortion, which he calls “legal extermination,” in his book “Memory and Identity” (2005). He wrote, “It was a legally elected parliament which allowed for the election of Hitler in Germany in the 1930s.” He also pointed out that the same country that declared Jews non-persons less than a century ago has ruled that unborn babies are not persons either (see http://www.lifesite.net/ldn/2005/feb/05022306.html).

Angela T. Wu, International Director of the Becket Fund, an American organization that guards the freedom of religious speech, commented to LifeSiteNews.com, “If these reports are true, this is a harrowing example of a growing trend of government laws that control its citizens’ viewpoints and stifle the free speech rights of religious organizations and practitioners.”

She continued, “Whether or not you agree with the pro-life position, Pastor Lerle and those like him must be allowed to freely espouse his and his church’s views on the issues without fear of government reprisal. While Volksverhetzung laws exist in Germany because of its unique history, that is no excuse for illegally violating the international human right to freedom of belief, which must include the right to profess those beliefs, even those of a controversial nature.”

Calls to the German Embassy in Ottawa for comment were not returned by press time.

To respectfully voice concerns:

President of the Federal Republic of Germany
11010 Berlin
Germany
Tel: +49 30 20 00-0
Fax: +49 030 20 00-19 99
E-Mail: Bundespraesident.Horst.Koehler@bpra.bund.de

Chancellor
Angela Merkel
Willy-Brandt-Straße 1
10557 Berlin
Germany
Tel: +49 180 272-0000
Fax: +49 1888 272-2555
E-Mail: InternetPost@bundesregierung.de

Prime Minister of Bavaria
Dr. Edmund Stoiber
Postfach 220011
80535 München
Germany
Tel: +49 89 / 2165-0
Fax: +49 89 / 29 40 44
E-Mail: ministerpraesident@stk.bayern.de

Minister of Justice in Bavaria
Beate Merk
Prielmayerstr. 7
80335 München
Tel: +49 89 5597 1799
Fax: +49 89 5597 3580
Email: beate.merk@stmj.bayern.de

Mayor of the Town of Erlangen
Dr. Siegfried Balleis
Rathausplatz 1
91052 Erlangen
Germany
Tel: +49 9131 86-0
Fax: +49 9131 86-26 92
Email: ob@stadt.erlangen.de

Local Court Erlangen
Familiengericht
Richterin Frank-Daupin
Mozartstraße 23
91052 Erlangen
Germany
Tel: +49 9131-782 01
Fax: +49 9131/782-361
(No email address available)

German Embassy in Canada
1 Waverley Street
Ottawa, ON, K2P 0T8
Tel: 613-232-1101
Fax: 613-594-9330
Email: germanembassyottawa@on.aibn.com

See related LifeSiteNews coverage:

Pope Compares Abortion to Holocaust in his New Book
http://www.lifesite.net/ldn/2005/feb/05022306.html


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I highly recommend reading Abortion: the Silent Holocaust. It was written by Fr. John Powell, S.J. (Click on “abortion: books” then scroll.) I believe it is one of the most important books on the subject ever written. This book has overwhelming importance for readers from high-school age onward, as well as adult study. The author speaks directly to the reader as few writers can. He takes you along his personal journeys from his studies in Germany and tour of the death camp in Dachau, through his work in the pro-life movement.


1 posted on 06/26/2007 3:31:23 PM PDT by cpforlife.org
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Josyp and Olena Terelya visited the AMERICAN HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL in 2003 to be a witness to life and speak of the abominable Holocaust of Innocent babies in America and around the world by infamous organizations like Planned Parenthood. "Josyp spent 20 years in Soviet prisons, labor camps and psychiatric hospitals because he fought for the rights of all Ukrainian Catholics to practice their faith." Josyp is the author of "Witness" which revealed the persecutions in the USSR against Catholics who would not disavow their faith and the miraculous intercessions and apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Ukraine.

Columnist Jack Anderson said about Terelya’s “Witness”, "Another Alexander Solzhenitsyn is crying out to us from deep within the Soviet prison system."

After all the brutal torture he endured and evil he witnessed in the USSR, Josyp had to walk outside to gain composure at what he saw in the Memorial. He said that the worldwide holocaust of abortion is far worse than any other atrocity in history.

2 posted on 06/26/2007 3:33:05 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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Source URL: http://www.lifesite.net/ldn/2005/feb/05022306.html

LifeSiteNews.com
Wednesday February 23, 2005

In New Book Pope Compares Abortion to Holocaust, Calls Gay Marriage “part of a new ideology of evil”

ROME, February 23, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) - A new ‘ideology of evil’ is threatening society and it includes gay ‘marriage,’ and abortion writes Pope John Paul II in his new book, “Memory and Identity.” The book is about his experiences with 20th-century totalitarianism and its effects on him as a priest, bishop and Pope. “Memory and Identity,” which publishers expect to be a best-seller, was made available today and has already come under attack from Jewish groups. In it, the Pope drew a parallel with abortion and the Nazi Holocaust.

Pope John Paul calls abortion a “legal extermination” and compares its institution with the German laws which declared the Jews non-persons and allowed them to be murdered by the state. He wrote, “It was a legally elected parliament which allowed for the election of Hitler in Germany in the 1930s.”

John Paul wrote that abortion and legalized genocide are both the result of people usurping the “law of God” in the name of democracy. “We have to question the legal regulations that have been decided in the parliaments of present-day democracies. The most direct association which comes to mind is the abortion laws. Parliaments which create and promulgate such laws must be aware that they are transgressing their powers and remain in open conflict with the law of God and the law of nature.”

The president of Germany’s Central Council for Jews, Paul Spiegel, said, “The Catholic Church does not understand or does not want to understand that there is an enormous difference between mass genocide and what women do with their bodies.”

Speigel and other pro-abortion Jewish leaders, however, do not speak for all Jews. In 2003, Rabbi Yehuda Levin wrote about a poster he saw in New York city that declared, “STOP The Silent Holocaust — 2,000,000 children destroyed by abortion in Israel.” The poster is part of a campaign sponsored by a Jewish/Israeli group, EFRAT-C.R.I.B, dedicated to stopping abortion in Israel.

The Pope has also raised the ire of homosexual activists when he suggested that the world-wide push for same sex unions is part of an ideology of evil. “It is legitimate and necessary to ask oneself if this is not perhaps part of a new ideology of evil, perhaps more insidious and hidden, which attempts to pit human rights against the family and against man.” he wrote.

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3 posted on 06/26/2007 3:33:51 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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To: Coleus; nickcarraway; narses; Mr. Silverback; Canticle_of_Deborah; TenthAmendmentChampion; ...

Please Freepmail me if you want on or off my Pro-Life Ping List.

4 posted on 06/26/2007 3:34:47 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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To: cpforlife.org

Hitler is laughing if that is allowed in hell! People in Germany really did want Hitler, and he lives!


6 posted on 06/26/2007 3:40:49 PM PDT by Theodore R. (uyi)
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To: cpforlife.org
The court, which consisted of no jury and a single judge, ruled that this statement made Lerle a holocaust denier.

Not following the logic. However, I do perceive the irony that Lerle is being punished in the same way many were punished by the Nazi regime for statements against the Holocaust.

Germany has a lot to learn from the USA about freedom of speech.

7 posted on 06/26/2007 3:42:29 PM PDT by TheDon (The DemocRAT party is the party of TREASON! Overthrow the terrorist's congress!)
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To: cpforlife.org

It appears lost on those who sentenced him that jailing someone for merely expressing an opinion is about as Nazi-like as it gets.


8 posted on 06/26/2007 3:43:32 PM PDT by Mr. Mojo (There are four types of homicide: felonious, accidental, justifiable, and praiseworthy)
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To: All

Some have called abortion in our country, the Black holocaust.


9 posted on 06/26/2007 3:46:28 PM PDT by Sun (Vote for Duncan Hunter in the primaries. See you there. http://www.gohunter08.com/Home.aspx)
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To: cpforlife.org; redgolum; bcsco

Lutheran Ping; no affiliation of church/synod given. Probably not SELK?

I don’t recall who runs the Lutheran Ping List...


10 posted on 06/26/2007 3:46:50 PM PDT by Cletus.D.Yokel
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To: cpforlife.org

The freedom of speech in the EU NO LONGER EXISTS unless your want to say something bad about Christians. Soon it will be the same here as it is in Canada and the EU.


11 posted on 06/26/2007 3:48:36 PM PDT by YOUGOTIT (The Greatest Threat to our Security is the US Senate)
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To: TheDon

I don’t know weren’t there some recent laws passed here forbidding pastors from preaching that homosexuality was a sin and that homosexuals were damned to hell. So much for freedom of speech and freedom of religion.


12 posted on 06/26/2007 3:51:59 PM PDT by migjig
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To: cpforlife.org

After Germany destroys itself by destroying the values that it once had, the jihadis will march in and eliminate all the leftists who led the destruction of values.


13 posted on 06/26/2007 3:52:10 PM PDT by Leftism is Mentally Deranged
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To: sandyeggo; Theodore R.; TheDon; Mr. Mojo; Cletus.D.Yokel; Sun; MHGinTN

The Nuremberg War Crimes Tribunal indicted and convicted ten Nazi leaders for “encouraging and compelling abortions,” an act which the Tribunal characterized as “a crime against humanity.” As with their other crimes against humanity, the Nazis protested that “we were just following orders.” Lieutenant General Richard Hildebrandt, the SS (Schutzstaffel) Chief of the RKFVD’s Race and Settlement Office in Berlin, stated that “Up to now nobody had the idea to see in this interruption of pregnancy a crime against humanity.”
— Nuremberg Military Tribunals,IV:1081-84. Nuremberg: NO-3512.

I should have posted this at the top. I’ve had it on my website for years. It really stands out in light of this news. I wonder if those involved know this piece of their own history?


14 posted on 06/26/2007 3:55:47 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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To: Theodore R.
70 years ago tomorrow (6/27/37) a Dr. Niemoeller, disillusioned with the Nazi regime, preached his last sermon. Three days later he was arrested and confined to Moabit prison. He wound up in Dachau, where he was liberated by Allied troops in 1945.

I believe Dr. Niemoeller was also a Lutheran.

15 posted on 06/26/2007 3:56:11 PM PDT by Homer_J_Simpson
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To: cpforlife.org

Bookmark


16 posted on 06/26/2007 4:01:40 PM PDT by DocRock (All they that take the sword shall perish with the sword. Matthew 26:52 ... Go ahead, look it up!)
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To: cpforlife.org

Lutheran? I wonder if he’s in SELK.


17 posted on 06/26/2007 4:03:12 PM PDT by Styria
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To: cpforlife.org

“German Pastor Sentenced to a Year in Jail for Comparing Abortion to the Nazi Holocaust”

Coming SOON to a Democrat-Run city or town near YOU.

Also, anti-gay speech will be a thought crime, as well...


18 posted on 06/26/2007 4:05:50 PM PDT by tcrlaf (VOTE Democrat! You don't those stinkin' Freedoms anyway!)
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To: YOUGOTIT; migjig
A Deacon in my Knights of Columbus Council has a daughter that moved to Canada and visits her once or twice a year.

He was warned not to quote Scripture regarding sodomy when preaching inside the local Catholic Church, not out in public INSIDE the Church. That is so disgusting.

He’s retired Navy, a Nam vet and won’t back down. I always tell him to give them hell when he goes.

I would bet if the evil Hildabeast captures the White House she will advance this and worse.

19 posted on 06/26/2007 4:05:54 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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Comment #20 Removed by Moderator

To: Sun; All

21 posted on 06/26/2007 4:17:01 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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To: sandyeggo
You prompted me to look this up. An excerpt from:
http://www.nccbuscc.org/prolife/programs/rlp//97rlpwil.shtml

In 1970, Nobel Prize winner Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn observed:

Let us not forget that violence does not and cannot flourish by itself; it is inevitably intertwined with lying. Between them there is the closest, the most profound and natural bond: nothing screens violence except lies, and the only way lies can hold out is by violence.

The more odious the violence, the greater the deceit is needed to justify it. Therefore, the defense of partial-birth abortion has required an inexhaustible store of lies.

22 posted on 06/26/2007 4:27:35 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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Abortionists kill more children than terrorists - Rabbi Yehuda Levin "He who destroys his own children…who wrecks the handiwork of G-D…brings hunger, plague, and the sword upon the world." -Zohar, Shemos (Exodus)

"Abortion is murder, plain and simple." -Rabbi Moshe Sternbuch, Da Ma Shetoshiv

The Silent Holocaust in Israel

23 posted on 06/26/2007 4:31:26 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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To: cpforlife.org

bump


24 posted on 06/26/2007 4:32:34 PM PDT by VOA
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To: Cletus.D.Yokel
Lutheran Ping; no affiliation of church/synod given.

Holy Cow! Erlangen was my assignment station overseas. It's a university town so that probably accounts for much of the local sentiment.

Charles will have to answer the question about synods, but I'm not sure they have them over there. I think it's essentially the Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland (EKD), i.e. Protestant Church in Germany.

25 posted on 06/26/2007 4:32:43 PM PDT by bcsco ("The American Indians found out what happens when you don't control immigration.")
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To: cpforlife.org
A city court in Erlangen, Bavaria, gave Lutheran Pastor Johannes Lerle a one year jail sentence for the “crime” of comparing abortion to the Nazi holocaust.

If we had slipped quite this far in America, I'd be serving a hundred concurrent life sentences by now.

This is astounding.

26 posted on 06/26/2007 4:36:15 PM PDT by EternalVigilance (Democrats are the Evil Party, Republicans are the Stupid Party - So, "Bipartisan"=Stupid AND Evil!!)
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To: bcsco

I’da pinged him but...he’s on vacation, donchyano.


27 posted on 06/26/2007 4:37:17 PM PDT by Cletus.D.Yokel
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To: cpforlife.org

The funny thing is that the so called “church” of scientology charges homosexuals thousands of dollars to “cure” them but homosexuals completely disregard the free teachings of the Bible.


28 posted on 06/26/2007 4:40:34 PM PDT by migjig
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To: Cletus.D.Yokel
I’da pinged him but...he’s on vacation, donchyano.

Yeah, I know, but he said he'd be lurkin' so, who knows?

Erlangen was a beautiful city; likely still is. The post I was at is no longer there; I believe most of the complex has been turned into small businesses or living areas.

Lots of good memories there. Lots of good beer, too. Oh, and the strawberry wine, from fresh strawberry farms, was fantastic!

29 posted on 06/26/2007 4:44:19 PM PDT by bcsco ("The American Indians found out what happens when you don't control immigration.")
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To: cpforlife.org
So the Jews in Israel have killed hundreds of their own children for every one the Arab/Muslims have killed?

Irony and stupidity know no limits.

30 posted on 06/26/2007 4:44:53 PM PDT by hoosierham (Waddaya mean Freedom isn't free ?;will you take a creditcard?)
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To: Charles Henrickson; Cletus.D.Yokel
German Pastor Sentenced to a Year in Jail for Comparing Abortion to the Nazi Holocaust

Hey, Pastor, are ya lurkin'? This one's for you. Any thoughts on the Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland?

31 posted on 06/26/2007 4:48:36 PM PDT by bcsco ("The American Indians found out what happens when you don't control immigration.")
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To: migjig

Never heard of them. They’d get thrown out by the courts anyway.


32 posted on 06/26/2007 4:53:42 PM PDT by TheDon (The DemocRAT party is the party of TREASON! Overthrow the terrorist's congress!)
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To: hoosierham

I think on that site it’s stated that per capita, abortion amongst Jews in Israel is higher than any industrialized nation.

CONFESSION OF AN EX-ABORTIONIST http://www.aboutabortions.com/Confess.html By Dr. Bernard Nathanson

I am personally responsible for 75,000 abortions. This legitimizes my credentials to speak to you with some authority on the issue. I was one of the founders of the National Association for the Repeal of the Abortion Laws (NARAL) in the U.S. in 1968....


33 posted on 06/26/2007 4:55:55 PM PDT by cpforlife.org (A Catholic Respect Life Curriculum is available at KnightsForLife.org)
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To: sandyeggo

Beware — the same is coming to America. It’s just a matter of time. As a minister in America, I can foresee the day when I will be arrested in the pulpit for proclaiming homosexuality to be a sin. People have already been arrested in tried in America for it.


34 posted on 06/26/2007 4:57:30 PM PDT by evangmlw
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To: cpforlife.org; All

bump to post #21, sadly true.


35 posted on 06/26/2007 5:18:58 PM PDT by Sun (Vote for Duncan Hunter in the primaries. See you there. http://www.gohunter08.com/Home.aspx)
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THIS COULD HAPPEN HERE. Senator Feinstein wants to limit our freedom of expression. And some communities have enacted hate speech legislation that forbids criticism of the homosexual agenda.


36 posted on 06/26/2007 5:59:11 PM PDT by Godwin1
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To: TonyRo76

ping

German Pastor Sentenced to a Year in Jail for Comparing Abortion to the Nazi Holocaust


37 posted on 06/26/2007 6:12:28 PM PDT by SoCalPol (Duncan Hunter '08 Tough on WOT & Illegals)
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To: evangmlw

>Beware — the same is coming to America.<

It’s already here.


38 posted on 06/26/2007 6:46:16 PM PDT by B4Ranch (Check out this website for the National Veterans Coalition http://www.nvets.org/)
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To: firebrand; Cacique; Dad yer funny; Alouette

ping.


39 posted on 06/26/2007 7:13:43 PM PDT by Yehuda ("Land of the free, THANKS TO THE BRAVE!" (Choke on it, pinkos!))
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To: Charles Henrickson

Ping! The victim is a Lutheran.


40 posted on 06/26/2007 8:16:46 PM PDT by Mr. Silverback (Conviction and righteousness are force multipliers.--Freeper bert)
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To: cpforlife.org

Thanks for the reference material.


41 posted on 06/26/2007 8:25:07 PM PDT by Amalie (FREEDOM had NEVER been another word for nothing left to lose...)
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To: bcsco; Cletus.D.Yokel; Styria; lightman; Mr. Silverback

I don’t know, and couldn’t find out by searching, which Lutheran denomination, if any, the German pastor is affiliated with. There are several in Germany; SELK is the partner church of the Missouri Synod, but I don’t know if he’s with that.


42 posted on 06/26/2007 8:49:37 PM PDT by Charles Henrickson (On vacation in Fish Creek, Wisconsin, and--like franksolich--mellow, sitting back, relaxing)
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To: Theodore R.
Hitler is laughing if that is allowed in hell! People in Germany really did want Hitler, and he lives!

True. It's no accident that Nazism took root in Germany. They are still Nazis at heart. Their laws against Holocaust denial and selling Mein Kampf, etc., are like Dr. Strangelove using his left hand to restrain his right arm from rising in a Hitler salute.

43 posted on 06/26/2007 9:08:44 PM PDT by cynwoody
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To: aberaussie; Aeronaut; AlternateViewpoint; Archie Bunker on steroids; Arrowhead1952; baldie; ...


Lutheran Ping!
44 posted on 06/26/2007 9:12:34 PM PDT by lightman (If false accusation was rare it wouldn't be in the Ten Commandments!)
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To: migjig
I don’t know weren’t there some recent laws passed here forbidding pastors from preaching that homosexuality was a sin and that homosexuals were damned to hell.

I believe this may be what you are referring to.
click here
45 posted on 06/27/2007 5:29:31 AM PDT by bearsgirl90
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To: TheDon
Germany has a lot to learn from the USA about freedom of speech.

We are on a dangerous slippery slope of losing ours.

46 posted on 06/27/2007 5:55:13 AM PDT by Conservativegreatgrandma
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To: Conservativegreatgrandma

Everyone is. Eternal vigilence...


47 posted on 06/27/2007 7:30:19 AM PDT by TheDon (The DemocRAT party is the party of TREASON! Overthrow the terrorist's congress!)
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To: sandyeggo
Fortunately there is no need to worry about what the world is coming to because the previous statements were entirely incorrect. Lerle is an anti-Semitic Holocaust denier.
But it does not fit contemporary history which says that no Germans died in gas chambers on German soil. In order to come up with the number six million, the number of deaths in the occupied territories had to be increased. Thus four million in Auschwitz died. However this number is also decreasing, which starts to look like a whitewashing operation. The inconceivably large number of four million raises the question of consistency with some laws of nature (e.g. with the properties of execution agent Zyklon B, the size of the gas chambers, the duration of the gassings, including the necessary ventilation of the chambers, the capacity of the incinerators, as well as the unknown location of the 15,000 tons of ash from the incineration of the corpses).

. . .

The confession of the camp commander Höss is considered to be proof for the gas chambers. This [confession] was produced, however, by British torturers. Confession of alleged witches under torture, which also violate the laws of nature, are not now considered proof that witches can fly, for example, through the air on brooms. Why do we believe the torture-confession of Höss, when confessions from the time of the witch-myth are not believed? Why has not a single concentration camp prisoner, convicted of false statements, been punished for perjury?

. . .

Tourists could visit the original gas chambers in Auschwitz. Subsequently an American villain stole a sample of rock, which did not show elevated values of Iron cyanide, and it because known the gas chambers were reconstructions. The original gas chambers being reconstructions compellingly proves that we were deceived also over Auschwitz.

. . .

If those who call themselves Jews, thus became heathens who reject Jesus Christ, then their criminal energy is described in the aforementioned passages. Jesus’s words about the “Jews” are in agreement. If Christ, in his later youth, of Nathanael said “see, a true Israelite, in whom there is no guile”, then that meant the Israelite was usually wrong, so that Nathanael stood out from his compatriots, like a white raven.

. . .

The murderous deeds in no way stopped with Jesus’s death. So the “Jews” stoned Stephen, because they felt hurt when he, based on the Old Testament, proved Jesus was the promised Messiah. So they stand in the tradition of the murderers of prophets, because they now had become murderers of the Messiah long promised by the prophets. (Acts 6:9 – 7:56). According to Jesus’s prediction (Matt. 10:17), the persecution of the first Christians proceeded mostly from the synagogue (many verses). The first Christians were considered to be Jewish sects. The fact that the Romans could differentiate between “Jews” and Christians, so that only the Christians were thrown to the wild beasts in the circus, while the “Jews” were given religious liberty, shows who was behind the persecution.

. . .

Why did America intervene in the Second World War? The Jew-controlled propaganda media played up Hitler's crimes and agitated for a crusade at Stalin's side for democracy and for religious liberty. Why didn't America fight together with Hitler against Stalin? After all, Stalin's body count was many times Hitler's. Also Stalin, in contrast to Hitler, was not democratically legitimized, and he granted less religious liberty than the much-maligned German dictator. But such facts were concealed at that time in by the World-Jewry controlled propaganda press. That the people whom Jesus Christ called "liars", "hypocrites" and "murderers", are long gone, does not mean that their spiritual descendants are not murderers. The opposite is constantly being confirmed. Both Iran and Iraq threatened the state of Israel. So "jewish"--dominated America at the time of President Reagan supported the later much maligned Saddam Hussein in his war of aggression against Iran, with satellite photography and weapons, including war gas. That war cost approximately a million human lives. If it is not murder to push two peoples to war with each other, then what is murder?

(Emphasis mine.)

These quotations are translated from Lerle's web page, and some are included in the complaint against him which charged him with denying or minimizing the Holocaust. He was convicted of these charges.

48 posted on 06/27/2007 8:40:44 AM PDT by ahayes ("Impenetrability! That's what I say!")
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To: cynwoody

Lerle is the one who is a Nazi at heart, and his fellow Germans are trying to suppress anti-Semitism like Lerle has displayed. See post #48 for examples.


49 posted on 06/27/2007 8:42:22 AM PDT by ahayes ("Impenetrability! That's what I say!")
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