Saturday, May 31, 2008

Marine Removed From Duty Over Bible Coin Reports In Iraq

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If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you. John 15:18

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The other side of the coin reportedly contains a verse from John 3:16 that reads, "For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish, but have eternal life."

Several Falluja residents said they were given the coins over a two-day period and complained that U.S. troops, whom they consider foreign occupiers, were acting as Christian missionaries.

"Regulations prohibit members of the coalition force from proselytizing any religion, faith or practices," said Col. Bill Buckner, a coalition spokesman. "Our troops are trained on those guidelines before they deploy."

1 comment:

  1. pat holliday12:52 AM

    I wonder if they will like the Angels of Judgment as much as they like the Angels of Miracles.
    I think they are the same devils.
    Pat Holliday