University of Wisconsin-Madison

How your linguistic choice can affect people more than you realize

Q: You've done it again. In your recent article on Temple history you again went politically correct and used the ultimate form of subtle bigotry against Christianity by changing history to suit secular society with the terms BCE and CE. How is it that something so significant happened 2,017 years ago that mankind started recording time with BC (Before Christ) and AD (Anno Dominni the year of our Lord) that historians and secular nonbelievers suddenly think they can change history and eliminate Jesus. This is another one of Satan's lies! I'm positive you never would have pulled this when Father Tom was alive. Don't you consider this spitting on his grave? Your true colors are showing....