According to the Scriptures Jesus said, “Whatsoever you do to the least of my brotheren you do to Me.” Last Friday Jesus was riddled with bullets from a semi-automatic rifle as the very smallest of the brotheren were gunned down at a Connecticut elementary school. In Indiana a 60-year old man was arrested after his wife reported his arsenal and threats to burn her alive while she slept and to go to the elementary school next door and kill everyone there.
NYC Mayor Bloomberg has reported the discovery of a website selling guns and ammunition without background checks, or even requiring the purchaser to identify himself. The website is owned by the Mormon Church.
Clearly a law to modify “the right to bear arms” is warranted now. No household needs to have military class weaponry. It doesn’t hunt well. Blowing things to smithereens is not good sport. Included in the new laws, any online sales of weapons should be shut down. The time has come for America to grow up when it comes to writing and passing this crucial legislation.
Ring around the schoolyard, a pocketful of guns. “Ashes, ashes, we all fall down.”