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Barack Obama’s open mockery of the Sign of the Cross

November 23, 2012 Leave a comment

By Judi McLeod Thursday, November 22, 2012

 

‘Father Barack Obama‘ mocked the Sign of the Cross at the White House yesterday.

 

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GyGRet (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

 

It was an open mockery of the Christian prayer that is accompanied by the immortal words used by peasants and kings over the centuries: “In the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit”.

 

Obama, who is left-handed, made the sign of the cross with his left hand, which out of respect for the centuries-long Christian practice, no one ever does.

 

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gophum (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

 

Obama’s left-handed sign of the cross was made over a gobbling turkey during the National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation Ceremony, that takes place at the White House every year shortly before Thanksgiving, having been resurrected by George H.W. Bush in 1989……….

 

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RPREVOLU (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

 

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Gunny G: What “The Folks” Are Saying: (See Reader Responses…) ~ Obama absolves Thanksgiving turkey with the Sign of the Cross

November 21, 2012 2 comments

Obama absolves Thanksgiving turkey with the Sign of the Cross

 

Washington Examiner ^ | 11/21/2012 | Charlie Spiering

 

English: Barack Obama delivers a speech at the...

English: Barack Obama delivers a speech at the University of Southern California (Video of the speech) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 2:54:53 PM by theruleshavechanged

 

While pardoning the Thanksgiving turkey today, President Obama absolved it with what he called a “special dispensation,” making the Sign of the Cross over the gobbling turkey.

 

It appears that Obama made a left handed, backward sign of the cross.

 

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