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New lawmaker’s Facebook posts on Catholicism, Islam are ‘unacceptable,’ Indiana House speaker says

November 19, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: John Jacob, a newly elected Republican state lawmaker from Indianapolis, has “posted Facebook comments saying that the Islamic faith cannot coexist in the United States, that Muslims are traitors who should be deported, that the Roman Catholic Church is a cult and of Satan, that its parishioners should repent and leave the Church, and that the Pope is an anti-Christ,” according to the report.

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  • Posted by: grateful1 - Nov. 20, 2020 7:30 PM ET USA

    I'm less concerned about one newbie state legislator than I am about a so-called Catholic President-elect who has chosen an anti-Catholic bigot as his VP, and who is being lauded and applauded by so-called Catholic prelates even as he vows to bankrupt the Little Sisters of the Poor, make abortions available nationwide through the ninth month of pregnancy, eliminate conscience protections for medical personnel who refuse to perform them, & require faithful Catholics to pay for them.