The photo shown in the Facebook post comes from the Post-Dispatch, which on June 27 covered what were two clashing demonstrations involving a statue of King Louis IX of France, the city’s namesake, in Forest Park. Amen. Says Tommy Tuberville "quit on his players" all four times that he was a college football coach. of San Francisco Performs Exorcism at Destruction Site of St. Junípero Serra Statue (Video Inside), BLM Activist Calls for Destruction of Jesus, Mary & Saint Statues, Priest & Exorcist Respond, Need a Miracle? This Priest Encourages Catholics Not to Give Up, 6 Fun Ways to Celebrate Christmas Until The Baptism of Jesus, In One Infographic, A Little Girl’s 5 Ordinary (But Extraordinary) Ways to Grow in Holiness, Happy 5th Birthday, ChurchPOP! We continued to peacefully pray.

Support trusted, factual information with a tax deductible contribution to PolitiFact. Protesters clash over statue of St. Louis’ namesake,", When Sen. Kelly Loeffler heard about the COVID-19 risk, she “focused on her own portfolio” and "profited from the pandemic. He restricted usury and established hospitals, and personally cared for the poor and for lepers. “Please continue to pray for peace as we go through this frightening time in our nation’s history.”. 20036, Florida 33701

According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, some 200 people were at the protest.

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Such violence will only perpetuate the prejudice and hatred it ostensibly seeks to end...Only the love of Christ can heal a wounded heart, not a vandalized piece of metal,” the bishop added. https://t.co/PXLMoT3s1c pic.twitter.com/WE6vHeEsJH, Moji Sidiqi of the Regional Muslim Action Network, another organizer of the protest,  said: "It's a revolution.

“The police were called 6 times by others on the sidelines and never showed up.

He is also known for his care for the poor and for fighting against the Albigensian heresy. The Black Lives Matter organization did not reply to our requests for information. Author: Ashley May and Vic Ryckaert (USA TODAY)

"Heres your BLM attacking a elderly man wearing oxygen ..and it takes 3 of them..but you will not see this on News outlets..," reads a June 29 Facebook post. I have had this job longer than anyone.

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“I have a video attached below of the assault. EWTN News, Inc. is the world’s largest Catholic news organization, comprised of television, radio, Says President Trump’s Oct. 31 rally in Butler, Pa., drew over 57,000 people.

May that metal someday be the statue in our community that stands as a reminder that here, in the Greater St. Louis Region, we chose justice so that there would be peace…”. ", “People are less likely to just vote for party now. He alleges protesters demanded they leave while they peacefully prayed. "No oxygen on him," he said. Other images from the protest show clearly the man is wearing a face mask, sometimes pulled down, not oxygen tubes. An All Souls’ Day Remembrance of Christendom’s Dr. Brendan McGuire, Andrew Walther, President of EWTN News, Remembered for Devotion to the Church After His Death on All Saints’ Day, Vatican Secretariat of State Provides Context of Pope Francis Civil Union Remark, New Jersey Family Attributes Healings to Saintly Intercession, Painting the Saints: Artist Gwyneth Thompson-Briggs Takes Catholic Approach to Her Craft, Key Pennsylvania House Race Features Two Catholic Candidates with Opposing National Visions.

"The man appeared and approached protesters near the conclusion of the gathering as people were dispersing," the article said.

… They're not even checking IDs at the polling stations. “I will be pressing charges against the attackers.

Louis was a man who willed to use his kingship to do good for his people.”. The captions on those photos indicate the following: A Black man protesting the statue encourages the white man "to leave the area as those opposing the statue of King Louis IX asked Catholics supporters to leave during a rally. 727-821-9494. stated on June 29, 2020 in a Facebook post: Black Lives Matter demonstrators attack “elderly man wearing oxygen.”, stated on October 5, 2020 in an NBC town hall in Miami. Does toppling and vandalizing a statue of George Washington because he owned slaves, really serve our country and our collective memory?”. Click here if you cannot see the post above. ", July 2, 2020. “I spend four hours a day in the kitchen. print and digital media outlets, dedicated to reporting the truth in light of the Gospel and the The King St. Louis IX of France monument depicts the saint who led the Seventh and Eighth Crusades. Catholic priest is brutally attacked in St. Louis, MO by BLM and radical Muslims while praying in front of the statue of Saint Louis. District of Columbia Says Nancy Pelosi’s son served on the Burisma board with Hunter Biden. Catholics defending the statue at the protest prayed the rosary and sang, and several police officers separated them from the protesters.

"Fact check: Man shown being attacked in St. Louis was not part of group of praying Catholics,", "Were Catholics Attacked by Black Lives Matter Protesters in St.

Schumacher, whose priestly ordination was in May 2019, addressed a shouting mob, attempting to inform them about St. Louis’ life, saying, “St. ", "Should he stay or go? More than 200 people gathered at the site, some calling for the statue’s removal and others offering public prayers that it remain standing. Protesters clash over statue of St. Louis’ namesake," June 28, 2020, Email, Michelle Woodling, public information officer, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, July 4, 2020, Email, St. Louis Post-Dispatch photographer Robert Cohen, July 6, 2020.

“At that moment someone in the crowd poured an unidentified liquid on the older man pictured below in the comments protecting his head, and was then attacked by a violent individual, also pictured below, with his arm pulled back, about to attack the elderly man. Stephen Schumacher, a priest of the Archdiocese of St. Louis, was among the defenders of a prominent statue of the city’s namesake as protesters called for its removal Saturday. ", "California sends 440,000 ballots to ineligible voters.". Fr.
In an interview released Saturday, the 72-year-old Italian bishop acknowledged that “errors” had contributed to the Vatican’s losses. Though the news article does not specifically describe the incident cited in the Facebook post, it includes several photos from the apparent altercation between the white man and the three Black men.

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The incident occurred during dueling demonstrations for and against preserving the King Louis IX statue in St. Louis, viewed by some as a symbol of racism.

I must be doing something right.”. This can not stand. While some protests have torn down the statues of Confederate figures as part of a call to end systemic racism, other statues have also been torn down from prominent locations, including one of George Washington.

Renew or manage your subscription here. St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson said in a recent statement on racism and peace that  “…scripture tells us to turn our swords into plow shares.

Copyright © 2020 EWTN News, Inc. All rights reserved. Stephen Schumacher, a priest of the Archdiocese of St. Louis, was among the defenders of a prominent statue … CNA Staff, Jun 27, 2020 / 09:36 pm (CNA).- Fr. Louis?

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