What about the Christian soldiers who would be encouraged by those Scriptural references? Can they not keep the references on their scopes. It does not matter how THEY feel? It only matters how the atheists and agnostics feel? It’s no longer freedom OF religion? It’s now freedom FROM religion? WOW! It staggers the mind!
Political Correctness is a doctrine, fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a turd by the clean end.
We take God out of schools, military, and public office..and then ask why God let’s bad things happen. History has proven that when we turn away from God, that is when bad things happen.
Todd Starnes at FOX News reported:
The U.S. Army is directing troops to remove a Bible inscription that a vendor etched into the serial numbers of weapon scopes, Fox News has learned.
Soldiers at Fort Wainwright in Alaska told Fox News they received a directive to turn in their scopes so the Bible references could be removed.
“The biblical verse (JN8:12) must be removed utilizing a Dremel type tool and then painted black,” read instructions on how to remedy the matter.
After the letters and numbers were scraped off, soldiers were directed to use apply black paint to ensure the verses were totally covered.