Synod 2015

Synod 2015
"“Non possumus!” I will not accept an obfuscated speech nor a skilfully masked back door to a profanation of the Sacrament of Marriage and Eucharist. Likewise, I will not accept a mockery of the Sixth Commandment of God. I prefer to be ridiculed and persecuted rather than to accept ambiguous texts and insincere methods. I prefer the crystalline “image of Christ the Truth, rather than the image of the fox ornamented with gemstones” (Saint Irenaeus), for “I know whom I have believed”, “Scio, Cui credidi!” (2 Tim 1: 12). (Bishop Athanasius Schneider on Synod 2015)

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Politicizing the Arts

Of all the incremental steps being taken by the current administration to move our nation toward socialism, perhaps the most egregious is the one described by Patrick Courrielche, a Los Angeles-based arts consultant, in the above video.

The American Spectator Blog provided a couple examples of earlier tax payer-funded art in covering this story.

Here is some Soviet taxpayer-funded art:

Here is some German taxpayer-funded art: