Church burnings?

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    Does anyone have a theory on who would be doing this?

    I'm not Christian but this just sickens me.

    What is wrong with some people?
     
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    manu1959 Left Coast Isolationist

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    southern white folk bruning black folk churches......ya got me
     
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    But white churches have been burned as well. This isn't a race thing like you used to see a long time ago. This is some anti-Baptist hatred.
     
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    Maybe its the Baptist churches themselves....getting the insurance money. How's that for a conspiracy theory?
     
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    sorry thought i heard on the radio today that it was black babtist churches and two white suspects had been seen.

    maybe it is like the jerk....."he hates cans!"
     
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    You are correct. Nine churches in the last four days. Black Churches and White Churches.

    I think it's probably kids (16 - 22 year olds) just out having "fun."
     
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    The 4 that were torched yesterday were all predominately black churches. Friday there were 5 torched, 4 of which were predominately white.
     
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    looks like somebody don't like baptists
     
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    I predict we will discover this to be the work of disgruntled ex/ostracized Baptists. Someone with a personal grudge against the Baptist church.
     
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    Being DEEP under cover in the BIBLE BELT, that's my take too..Or a drunk redneck that's bored. I'll go with the pissed off Baptist, though.
     

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