UPDATE: A number of people have claimed that gunpowder was stored in churches and therefore christianity is just as bad as Islam. This is quite wrong. Gunpowder was stored in churches not to arm the worshippers for any possible fight with non-believers, but because there was a mistaken belief that the church bells would protect the gunpowder from lightning strikes that caused the gunpowder to explode. This is in stark contrast to the storage of arms and ammunition at a mosque, where such items are intended to be used to attack the infidels.
What other religion on earth stores weapons in its places of worship?
- Are churches used to store guns and ammo?
- Pipe bombs manufactured in synagogues, perhaps?
- Those Methodists are pretty tricky, I’m sure they’ll have a few AK-47s in the vestry behind the choir robes.
Funny isn’t it, that the only religion that actually does all of these things is still laughably referred to as The Religion of Peace™. [Read more…]