blog Time Hath Found Us: Mt. Soledad Cross battle is not about the Constitution but an attack on Christianity

September 30, 2005

Mt. Soledad Cross battle is not about the Constitution but an attack on Christianity

Philip Paulson, the man who has been fighting to remove the war memorial cross from San Diego's Mt. Soledad, and his lawyer James McElroy haven't exactly been keeping their hatred for Christianity a secret.

From the Thomas More Law Center:
RANCHO SANTA FE, CA -- For sixteen years atheist Philip Paulson claiming he wants to maintain neutrality between government and religion, has been waging an unrelenting war against the Mt. Soledad Cross that is the centerpiece of the historic Veterans Memorial in San Diego. However, Paulson's comments on the website of the Atheist Coalition of San Diego reveals his true motivation is hatred for Christianity.

Paulson goes so far as to state; "We need to attack Jesus..." Those comments, followed by vulgar remarks about Christ, God and the Virgin Mary are so crude and offensive that the Thomas More Law Center will not repeat them. However, Richard Thompson, President of the Law Center commented, "These remarks show the plaintiff to be nothing more than a foul-mouthed anti-Christian whose agenda is not to defend the Constitution, but to attack Christianity."

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Read the entire piece from the Thomas More Law Center here.

Hat Tip: Coleus at Free Republic