23 Feb '12, 7am

Woman Wades into Jordan River to Save Dove Discarded by Clergy | Care2 Causes

How could anyone, clergy or laity, be so blind, deaf and massively STUPID!!!!??? Are Greek Orthodox clergy familiar with the concept of "WWJD", or "What would Jesus do?" I would think that, number one, he wouldn't have included the white doves in the first place. These are usually tame, hand fed doves, completely unable to forage for food in the wild or recognize or defend themselves against predators such as cats, dogs, hawks or eagles. Not all doves are 'homing' variety. Most of them just fly around, eating and roosting somewhere new every few days. I also cringe whenever some stupid, self-involved couple gets married and has white doves released as the emerge from the church. Again, for the momentarily dubious 'pleasure' of seeing the sky filled with flying dazzlingly white doves, you are condemming these same birds to a swift death through predation, or a slow death fr...

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