By way of
an introduction, here is a video clip with Bryan Fischer of Focal Point with David
Barton [on the phone] as guest.
U. S. President
1. Acts of hostility toward people of Biblical faith:
April 2008 - Obama speaks disrespectfully of Christians, saying they "cling to
guns or religion" and have an "antipathy to people who aren't like them.
February 2009 - Obama announces plans to revoke conscience protection for health
workers who refuse to participate in medical activities that go against their
beliefs, and fully implements the plan in February 2011.
April 2009 - When speaking at Georgetown University, Obama orders that a monogram
symbolizing Jesus' name be covered when he is making his speech.
May 2009 - Obama declines to host services for the National Prayer Day (a day
established by federal law) at the White House.
April 2009 - In a deliberate act of disrespect, Obama nominated three pro-abortion
ambassadors to the Vatican; of course, the pro-life Vatican rejected all three.
October 19, 2010 - Obama begins deliberately omitting the phrase about "the Creator"
when quoting the Declaration of Independence - an omission he has made on no less
than seven occasions.
November 2010 - Obama misquotes the National Motto, saying it is "E pluribus unum"
rather than "In God We Trust" as established by federal law.
January 2011 - After a federal law was passed to transfer a WWI Memorial in the
Mojave Desert to private ownership, the U. S. Supreme Court ruled that the cross
in the memorial could continue to stand, but the Obama administration refused
to allow the land to be transferred as required by law, and refused to allow the
cross to be re-erected as ordered by the Court.
February 2011 - Although he filled posts in the State Department, for more than
two years Obama did not fill the post of religious freedom ambassador, an official
that works against religious persecution across the world; he filled it only after
heavy pressure from the public and from Congress.
April 2011 - For the first time in American history, Obama urges passage of a
non-discrimination law that does not contain hiring protections for religious
groups, forcing religious organizations to hire according to federal mandates
without regard to the dictates of their own faith, thus eliminating conscience
protection in hiring.
August 2011 - The Obama administration releases its new health care rules that
override religious conscience protections for medical workers in the areas of
abortion and contraception.
November 2011 - Obama opposes inclusion of President Franklin Roosevelt's famous
D-Day Prayer in the WW II Memorial.
November 2011 - Unlike previous presidents, Obama studiously avoids any religious
references in his Thanksgiving speech.
December 2011 - The Obama administration denigrates other countries' religious
beliefs as an obstacle to radical homosexual rights.
January 2012 - The Obama administration argues that the First Amendment provides
no protection for churches and synagogues in hiring their pastors and rabbis.
February 2012 - The Obama administration forgives student loans in exchange for
public service, but announces it will no longer forgive student loans if the public
service is related to religion.
Acts of hostility from the Obama-led military toward people of Biblical faith:
2011 - The Department of Veterans Affairs forbids references to God and Jesus
during burial ceremonies at Houston National Cemetery.
August 2011 - The Air Force stops teaching the Just War theory to officers in
California because the course is taught by chaplains and is based on a philosophy
introduced by St. Augustine in the third century AD - a theory long taught by
civilized nations across the world (except America).
September 2011 - Air Force Chief of Staff prohibits commanders from notifying
airmen of programs and services available to them from chaplains.
September 2011 - The Army issues guidelines for Walter Reed Medical Center stipulating
that "No religious items (i.e. Bibles, reading materials and/or facts) are allowed
to be given away or used during a visit."
November 2011 - The Air Force Academy rescinds support for Operation Christmas
Child, a program to send holiday gifts to impoverished children across the world,
because the program is run by a Christian charity.
November 2011 - The Air Force Academy pays $80,000 to add a Stonehenge-like worship
center for pagans, druids, witches and Wiccans.
February 2012 - The U. S. Military Academy at West Point disinvites three star
Army general and decorated war hero Lieutenant General William G. ("Jerry") Boykin
(retired) from speaking at an event because he is an outspoken Christian.
February 2012 - The Air Force removes "God" from the patch of Rapid Capabilities
Office (the word on the patch was in Latin: Dei).
February 2012 - The Army orders Catholic chaplains not to read a letter to parishioners
that their archbishop asked them to read.
April 2012 - A checklist for Air Force Inns will no longer include ensuring that
a Bible is available in rooms for those who want to use them.
Acts of hostility toward Biblical values:
2009 - Obama lifts restrictions on US government funding for groups that provide
abortion services or counseling abroad, forcing taxpayers to fund pro-abortion
groups that either promote or perform abortions in other nations.
January 2009 - President Obama's nominee for deputy secretary of state asserts
that American taxpayers are required to pay for abortions and that limits on abortion
funding are unconstitutional.
March 2009 - The Obama administration shut out pro-life groups from attending
a White House-sponsored health care summit.
March 2009 - Obama orders taxpayer funding of embryonic stem cell research. March
2009 - Obama gave $50 million for the UNFPA, the UN population agency that promotes
abortion and works closely with Chinese population control officials who use forced
abortions and involuntary sterilizations.
May 2009 - The White House budget eliminates all funding for abstinence-only education
and replaces it with "comprehensive" sexual education, repeatedly proven to increase
teen pregnancies and abortions. 32 He continues the deletion in subsequent budgets.
May 2009 - Obama officials assemble a terrorism dictionary calling pro-life advocates
violent and charging that they use racism in their "criminal" activities.
July 2009 - The Obama administration illegally extends federal benefits to same-sex
partners of Foreign Service and Executive Branch employees, in direction violation
of the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
September 16, 2009 - The Obama administration appoints as EEOC Commissioner Chai
Feldblum, who asserts that society should "not tolerate" any "private beliefs,"
including religious beliefs, if they may negatively affect homosexual "equality."
July 2010 - The Obama administration uses federal funds in violation of federal
law to get Kenya to change its constitution to include abortion.
August 2010 - The Obama administration Cuts funding for 176 abstinence education
September 2010 - The Obama administration tells researchers to ignore a judge's
decision striking down federal funding for embryonic stem cell research.
February 2011 - Obama directs the Justice Department to stop defending the federal
Defense of Marriage Act.
March 2011 - The Obama administration refuses to investigate videos showing Planned
Parenthood helping alleged sex traffickers get abortions for victimized underage
July 2011 - Obama allows homosexuals to serve openly in the military, reversing
a policy originally instituted by George Washington in March 1778.
September 2011 - The Pentagon directs that military chaplains may perform same-sex
marriages at military facilities in violation of the federal Defense of Marriage
October 2011 - The Obama administration eliminates federal grants to the US Conference
of Catholic Bishops for their extensive programs that aid victims of human trafficking
because the Catholic Church is anti-abortion.
Acts of preferentialism for Islam:
May 2009 - While Obama does not host any National Day of Prayer event at the White
House, he does host White House Iftar dinners in honor of Ramadan.
April 2010 - Christian leader Franklin Graham is disinvited from the Pentagon's
National Day of Prayer Event because of complaints from the Muslim community
April 2010 - The Obama administration requires rewriting of government documents
and a change in administration vocabulary to remove terms that are deemed offensive
to Muslims, including jihad, jihadists, terrorists, radical Islamic, etc.
August 2010 - Obama speaks with great praise of Islam and condescendingly of Christianity.
August 2010 - Obama went to great lengths to speak out on multiple occasions on
behalf of building an Islamic mosque at Ground Zero, while at the same time he
was silent about a Christian church being denied permission to rebuild at that
2010 - While every White House traditionally issues hundreds of official proclamations
and statements on numerous occasions, this White House avoids traditional Biblical
holidays and events but regularly recognizes major Muslim holidays, as evidenced
by its 2010 statements on Ramadan, Eid-ul-Fitr, Hajj, and Eid-ul-Adha.
October 2011 - Obama's Muslim advisers block Middle Eastern Christians' access
to the White House.
February 2012 - The Obama administration makes effulgent apologies for Korans
being burned by the U. S. military, 52 but when Bibles were burned by the military,
numerous reasons were offered why it was the right thing to do.
of these actions are literally unprecedented. This is the first time they have
happened in four centuries of American history.
hostility of President Obama toward Biblical faith and values is without equal
when compared with any previous American president.