SO MUCH FOR ECUMENISM, BUT WHO WOULD BLAME THE BAPTISTS FOR DOING SO!
I WOULD HAVE REMOVED IT FOR JUST BEING PLAIN OLE UGLY!
Christ statue removed from SC Baptist church for being ‘too Catholic,' artist says
The Charlotte ObserverTue, May 29 1:00 AM EDT
Jesus Christ is being removed from a South Carolina church. A statue of
Jesus Christ and accompanying artwork that has been displayed at Red
Bank Baptist Church for more than a decade will be taken down by
Thursday, according to church officials. The art will be removed because
a majority of the congregation voted that the 7-foot-tall statue and
sculpted reliefs were "causing come confusion." According to the church,
many people think the sculptures are Catholic and not representative of
a Baptist church. "We have discovered that there are people that view
the art as Catholic in nature. We understand that this is not a Catholic
icon, however, people perceive it in these terms," said a letter ...