Archive for August, 2010

true to our principles

August 3, 2010

The principles of democracy and the avowed Christian nature of our society would be well demonstrated with allowing a mosque near Ground Zero in NYC. Freedom of speech, freedom of peaceable assembly, freedom to worship as we please– many have paid dearly for these freedoms. To allow the voices of extremism in our society to drown efforts at moderation and peaceful healing would be to show the world that the extremists who flew the suicide planes have had their way.