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Vandalism at 6 New Jersey parishes

Catholic World News - July 19, 2011

Vandals have defaced dozens of statues at six New Jersey parishes in the past week, according to local news reports.

At one parish, 30 statues were vandalized, causing $30,000 in damage.

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  • Posted by: lauriem5377 - Jul. 19, 2011 9:29 PM ET USA

    I would recommend prayer to beg our Lord's forgiveness for the many sacrileges committed in our nation against His Holy Mother.

  • Posted by: Dan - Jul. 19, 2011 1:57 PM ET USA

    Fear not! Al Sharpton, Abe Foxman, NOW, La Raza, etc., etc. will release momentarily a joint statement denouncing these hate crimes and roundly rejecting the notion that anti-Catholicism is the last acceptable bigotry. Breath-holding not recommended...

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