Oct 19 2014

Crossing Central Avenue

 

Crossing Central

 

 

 

Dear Editor,

I, too, would like to thank First Church of Nazarene (on lovely, picturesque, bench-free Central Avenue) for its field of little white crosses.  My first thought was that the miniature Flanders Fields was a reminder of all the people we killed during our precious-moment wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.  But then I noticed the church’s gaudy (and not so picturesque) electronic billboard merrily flashing “We Stand With Israel.”  So maybe all those pro-life, popsicle-stick crosses proudly represent the thousands of Palestinians massacred in Gaza, shot down like fish in a proverbial barrel.

Interesting that the little white crosses only sprout just before elections.

Jacques d’Nalgar
Hot Springs, Arkansas

 

Photograph (modified):  http://chrisreimersblog.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/100_1674.jpg

 

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2 comments

    • Mike Nunn on October 19, 2014 at 5:30 pm

    Great comments. Of course they have no concern once birth occurs. They have no problem killing innocent live children.

    • Jacques on October 27, 2014 at 6:55 pm
      Author

    This was printed, under the inferior (to my thinking) title of “Crosses and elections” in the Sunday, October 26 edition of the Sentinel Record…

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