Dutch Sheets Claims Barack Obama is a Muslim
Bruce Wilson printable version print page     Bookmark and Share
Mon Oct 31, 2011 at 07:09:28 PM EST
Talk To Action co-founder Frederick Clarkson and I had the opportunity to watch Dutch Sheets in action last Friday, October 27, at the "Sound of Arising!" conference held in the Old First Church in Springfield, MA, and we were both deeply impressed.

Sheets' low-key public demeanor doesn't seem to attract the sort of attention of some of his colleagues but his performance suggested to me that I've seriously neglected Sheets as a player in Peter Wagner's New Apostolic Reformation leadership cadre, and Sheets' connection to Katherine Harris (which I'll be covering soon) only strengthens my estimation of his political significance.

Delving into Dutch Sheets material, I was struck to find Sheets claiming, in typically understated fashion, that President Barack Obama is a Muslim.




Display:
According to the following article Sheets is named as one of the top leaders of the U.S. Apostolic Alliance (and possibly NAR itself).

by LupusGreywalker on Thu Nov 03, 2011 at 11:30:54 PM EST

I just saved the article and will print it out in a minute.  Learning about Chuck Pierce's interest in and involvement with Kabbalah was a real eye-opener for me.  I had no idea that anyone in the NAR had any interest in such things, much less C. Peter Wagner's heir apparent.  While there is nothing new--or to my mind, invalid--about Christians having an interest in Jewish mysticism and magic, it's about the LAST thing I would ever expect from a Dominionist!  

The Sefer Yetzirah and the Zohar are out of copyright, after all, and both have been translated into English.  Jewish mysticism has had a profound influence on all European and American esoteric movements since the Renaissance--from alchemy to freemasonry and Rosicrucianism to the Golden Dawn and more recently, neopaganism.  In fact my own introduction to Jewish mysticism came through the Rosicrucian/Golden Dawn connection although I was born Jewish.  That was simply the most accessible path to it in the mid-1960s.  Much more is now available from Jewish sources, but at the time I was first learning about it those books had yet to be written.

So it would be ungrateful and mindlessly chauvinistic of me to denigrate Christian Kabbalah per se.  What I do object to--strenuously!--is when NAR scam artists like Charles Pierce plagiarize shamelessly, and then demonize the very sources they have plagiarized from.  Or else they demonize others who have used the same numerology, astrological symbolism and magical correspondences either before them or at the same time--new agers, ceremonial magicians, neopagans, etc.  Even more reprehensible, they forbid their "sheep" (the word is very applicable in this context) from having any contact either with the material itself or with other individuals or groups who use it.   That of course would be trafficking with the devil, EXCEPT when it's presented by Charles Pierce and his ilk.  Then and only then is it kosher, if you'll pardon the expression.

--Linda

 

by Raksha on Sun Nov 13, 2011 at 04:21:10 PM EST


Stating Obama as Muslim is something looks like a ridiculous statement by sheets. Just looking at his name we can`t say that particular person religion according to http://www.paperguru.net/ blogs. It`s all just a political drama by sheets. He want all people must look at him so, he has stated this statement.

by bernard on Mon Apr 11, 2016 at 07:29:08 AM EST

This is so funny and I think claiming such things are not so good. This will surely creates problems and may be this will led to next war. The things discussed here are good for reading and thanks for sharing the news and hope the site will continue the sharing.
directv select package

by Angel on Wed Jun 29, 2016 at 08:24:25 AM EST
Watch The Conjuring 2 Online
Watch Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 Out of the Shadows Online
Watch Neighbors 2 Sorority Rising Online
Watch The Legend of Tarzan Online
Watch Me Before You Online
Watch War Dogs Online
Watch The Light Between Oceans Online
Watch Central Intelligence Online
Watch War Dogs Online
Watch Bad Moms Online
Watch Sausage Party Online
Watch Kubo and the Two Strings Online
Watch Ghostbusters Online
Watch Warcraft Online
Watch The Purge 3 Election Year Online
Watch Mechanic 2 Resurrection Online
Watch Neighbors 2 Sorority Rising Online
Watch Florence Foster Jenkins Online
Watch Suicide Squad Online
Watch Finding Dory Online
Watch Snowden Online
Watch Snowden Online
Watch Me Before You Online
Watch Jason Bourne 5 Online
Watch Bad Moms Online
Watch Sausage Party Online
Watch Now You See Me 2 Online
Watch Storks Online
Watch Mechanic 2 Resurrection Online
Watch The Light Between Oceans Online
Watch Sausage Party Online
Watch The Light Between Oceans Online
Watch Finding Dory Online
Watch Star Trek Beyond Online
Watch War Dogs Online
Watch Warcraft Online
Watch Alice Through the Looking Glass Online
Watch The BFG Online
Watch Ice Age 5 Collision Course Online
Watch Petes Dragon Online
Watch X-Men 9 Apocalypse Online
Watch Ghostbusters Online
Watch Petes Dragon Online
Watch Ben Hur Online
Watch Money Monster Online
Watch The Magnificent Seven Online
Watch Ben Hur Online
Watch The Magnificent Seven Online
Watch Jason Bourne 5 Online
Watch Nerve Online
Watch Spectral Online
Watch Snowden Online
Watch Captain America Civil War Online
Watch X-Men 9 Apocalypse Online
Watch Free State of Jones Online
Watch Alice Through the Looking Glass Online
Watch Ice Age 5 Collision Course Online
Watch Now You See Me 2 Online
Watch Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 Out of the Shadows Online
Watch The Angry Birds Movie Online
Watch The Nice Guys Online
Watch Nerve Online
Watch Suicide Squad Online
Watch Storks Online
Watch The Purge 3 Election Year Online
Watch Spectral Online
Watch Ice Age 5 Collision Course Online
Watch Kubo and the Two Strings Online
Watch Mechanic 2 Resurrection Online
Watch Bad Moms Online
Watch Florence Foster Jenkins Online
Watch Star Trek Beyond Online
Watch Suicide Squad Online
Watch Kubo and the Two Strings Online
Watch Petes Dragon Online
Watch Jason Bourne 5 Online
Watch The Secret Life of Pets Online
Watch The Nice Guys Online
Watch The Legend of Tarzan Online
Watch Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Online
Watch Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Online
Watch Independence Day 2 Resurgence Online
Watch Storks Online
Watch The Magnificent Seven Online
Watch Spectral Online
Watch Free State of Jones Online
Watch Independence Day 2 Resurgence Online
Watch The Conjuring 2 Online
Watch Captain America Civil War Online
Watch Central Intelligence Online
Watch The BFG Online
Watch Florence Foster Jenkins Online
Watch The Angry Birds Movie Online
Watch The Secret Life of Pets Online
Watch Nerve Online
Watch Star Trek Beyond Online
Watch Ben Hur Online
Watch Money Monster Online


by blomblom on Fri Jul 08, 2016 at 09:11:41 AM EST
Parent



WWW Talk To Action


Cognitive Dissonance & Dominionism Denial
There is new research on why people are averse to hearing or learning about the views of ideological opponents. Based on evaluation of five......
By Frederick Clarkson (1 comment)
Will the Air Force Do Anything To Rein In Its Dynamic Duo of Gay-Bashing, Misogynistic Bloggers?
"I always get nervous when I see female pastors/chaplains. Here is why everyone should as well: "First, women are not called to be pastors,......
By Chris Rodda (0 comments)
The Legacy of Big Oil
The media is ablaze with the upcoming publication of David Grann's book, Killers of the Flower Moon. The shocking non fiction account of the......
By wilkyjr (0 comments)
Gimme That Old Time Dominionism Denial
Over the years, I have written a great deal here and in other venues about the explicitly theocratic movement called dominionism -- which has......
By Frederick Clarkson (4 comments)
History Advisor to Members of Congress Completely Twists Jefferson's Words to Support Muslim Ban
Pseudo-historian David Barton, best known for his misquoting of our country's founders to promote the notion that America was founded as a Christian nation,......
By Chris Rodda (5 comments)
"Christian Fighter Pilot" Calls First Lesbian Air Force Academy Commandant a Liar
In a new post on his "Christian Fighter Pilot" blog titled "BGen Kristin Goodwin and the USAFA Honor Code," Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan......
By Chris Rodda (0 comments)
Catholic Right Leader Unapologetic about Call for 'Death to Liberal Professors' -- UPDATED
Today, Donald Trump appointed C-FAM Executive Vice President Lisa Correnti to the US Delegation To UN Commission On Status Of Women. (C-FAM is a......
By Frederick Clarkson (2 comments)
Controlling Information
     Yesterday I listened to Russ Limbaugh.  Rush advised listeners it would be best that they not listen to CNN,MSNBC, ABC, CBS and......
By wilkyjr (4 comments)
Is Bannon Fifth-Columning the Pope?
In December 2016 I wrote about how White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, who likes to flash his Catholic credentials when it comes to......
By Frank Cocozzelli (3 comments)
Ross Douthat's Hackery on the Seemingly Incongruous Alliance of Bannon & Burke
Conservative Catholic writer Ross Douthat has dissembled again. This time, in a February 15, 2017 New York Times op-ed titled The Trump Era's Catholic......
By Frank Cocozzelli (2 comments)
`So-Called Patriots' Attack The Rule Of Law
Every so often, right-wing commentator Pat Buchanan lurches out of the far-right fever swamp where he has resided for the past 50 years to......
By Rob Boston (1 comment)
Bad Faith from Focus on the Family
Here is one from the archives, Feb 12, 2011, that serves as a reminder of how deeply disingenuous people can be. Appeals to seek......
By Frederick Clarkson (6 comments)
The Legacy of George Wallace
"One need not accept any of those views to agree that they had appealed to real concerns of real people, not to mindless, unreasoning......
By wilkyjr (6 comments)
Betsy DeVos's Mudsill View of Public Education
My Talk to Action colleague Rachel Tabachnick has been doing yeoman's work in explaining Betsy DeVos's long-term strategy for decimating universal public education. If......
By Frank Cocozzelli (6 comments)
Prince and DeVos Families at Intersection of Radical Free Market Privatizers and Religious Right
This post from 2011 surfaces important information about President-Elect Trump's nominee for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos. -- FC Erik Prince, Brother of Betsy......
By Rachel Tabachnick (21 comments)

Respect for Others? or Political Correctness?
The term "political correctness" as used by Conservatives and Republicans has often puzzled me: what exactly do they mean by it? After reading Chip Berlin's piece here-- http://www.talk2action.org/story/2016/7/21/04356/9417 I thought about what he explained......
MTOLincoln (4 comments)
Fear
What I'm feeling now is fear.  I swear that it seems my nightmares are coming true with this new "president".  I'm also frustrated because so many people are not connecting all the dots! I've......
ArchaeoBob (4 comments)
"America - love it or LEAVE!"
I've been hearing that and similar sentiments fairly frequently in the last few days - far FAR more often than ever before.  Hearing about "consequences for burning the flag (actions) from Trump is chilling!......
ArchaeoBob (3 comments)
"Faked!" Meme
Keep your eyes and ears open for a possible move to try to discredit the people openly opposing Trump and the bigots, especially people who have experienced terrorism from the "Right"  (Christian Terrorism is......
ArchaeoBob (6 comments)
More aggressive proselytizing
My wife told me today of an experience she had this last week, where she was proselytized by a McDonald's employee while in the store. ......
ArchaeoBob (4 comments)
See if you recognize names on this list
This comes from the local newspaper, which was conservative before and took a hard right turn after it was sold. Hint: Sarah Palin's name is on it!  (It's also connected to Trump.) ......
ArchaeoBob (3 comments)
Unions: A Labor Day Discussion
This is a revision of an article which I posted on my personal board and also on Dailykos. I had an interesting discussion on a discussion board concerning Unions. I tried to piece it......
Xulon (4 comments)
Extremely obnoxious protesters at WitchsFest NYC: connected to NAR?
In July of this year, some extremely loud, obnoxious Christian-identified protesters showed up at WitchsFest, an annual Pagan street fair here in NYC.  Here's an account of the protest by Pagan writer Heather Greene......
Diane Vera (3 comments)
Capitalism and the Attack on the Imago Dei
I joined this site today, having been linked here by Crooksandliars' Blog Roundup. I thought I'd put up something I put up previously on my Wordpress blog and also at the DailyKos. As will......
Xulon (2 comments)
History of attitudes towards poverty and the churches.
Jesus is said to have stated that "The Poor will always be with you" and some Christians have used that to refuse to try to help the poor, because "they will always be with......
ArchaeoBob (13 comments)
Alternate economy medical treatment
Dogemperor wrote several times about the alternate economy structure that dominionists have built.  Well, it's actually made the news.  Pretty good article, although it doesn't get into how bad people could be (have been)......
ArchaeoBob (5 comments)
Evidence violence is more common than believed
Think I've been making things up about experiencing Christian Terrorism or exaggerating, or that it was an isolated incident?  I suggest you read this article (linked below in body), which is about our great......
ArchaeoBob (7 comments)
Central Florida Sheriff Preached Sermon in Uniform
If anyone has been following the craziness in Polk County Florida, they know that some really strange and troubling things have happened here.  We've had multiple separation of church and state lawsuits going at......
ArchaeoBob (2 comments)
Demon Mammon?
An anthropologist from outer space might be forgiven for concluding that the god of this world is Mammon. (Or, rather, The Market, as depicted by John McMurtry in his book The Cancer Stage of......
daerie (2 comments)
Anti-Sharia Fever in Texas: This is How It Starts
The mayor of a mid-size Texan city has emerged in recent months as the newest face of Islamophobia. Aligning herself with extremists hostile to Islam, Mayor Beth Van Duyne of Irving, Texas has helped......
JSanford (2 comments)

More Diaries...




All trademarks and copyrights on this page are owned by their respective companies. Comments, posts, stories, and all other content are owned by the authors. Everything else 2005 Talk to Action, LLC.