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The Last Supper: Germany´s Great
Church Sell-Off

Der Spiegel, by Matthias Schulz

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 2/16/2013 4:19:11 AM

The crew tasked with demolishing the Holy Family Church in the northern German town of Barmstedt arrived bright and early and began by removing the baptismal font. Next, a bulldozer moved in and knocked down the main church hall and the bell tower. In the space of a just a few hours, this house of worship to the Almighty was reduced to a pile of rubble. (Snip) "Upon this rock, I will build my church," Jesus said with confidence. He said nothing, though, about demolishing those churches. Two millennia later, churches are being forced to make dramatic cuts due

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I would rather see a church demolished than have it converted to some secular use. It was a family joke, but still embarrassing, that the church where our parents were married had turned into a fish store. Thankfully, the building has since been demolished.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/16/2013 6:54:34 AM     (No. 9179406)

Let me guess...the land under the demolished churches was given to the muzzies.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Michaelus, 2/16/2013 8:12:53 AM     (No. 9179540)

It will be sort of like North Korea - things get worse and worse until we are in an unbearable state but everyone will be told things are getting better and that in the past things were worse. For generations Europeans have been taught that the middle ages were a time of death and bloodshed and that the Church is evil. Yet it was that Church that made Europe and Europe was once a pretty nice place - before the Napoleons, Bismarcks, Lenins and that little guy with the funny moustache took over.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: BarryNo, 2/16/2013 8:46:35 AM     (No. 9179622)

When a culture switches from self-reliance to politically motivated handouts, when selfish animal-ism is promoted with free sex, free drugs and no responsibility, when a proud people are tricked into ´tolerating´ destructive behavior to avoid ´judging´ their peers, because the Bible said, "Judge not, least ye be judged..."

The Culture dies.

The fact that the judgement written in the Bible deals with God´s Final judgement, and not the Laws of conduct given to Man by God is a nuance carefully avoided by the Filth taking advantage of their fellow human beings.

If we do not demand standards of conduct, soon any salacious conduct is standard. It´s time we turned back the clock.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ketchuplover, 2/16/2013 10:38:00 AM     (No. 9179898)

Well said, Number Four

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