Catholics against interracial dating
God made racial differences as He made gender differences. Each race and each sex should be proud to be what God made it, and none should reproach the other.” The school asks, “Why is the focus being placed on something which is such a small and insignificant part of the University’s whole, making it a media obsession? “The warning against interracial marriages is not about the couple, but about the one-world system,” school officials say. The paper adds facts to back up the school’s stated stance against racism. But BJU has not exactly sat by while its reputation has been tarnished. “We are far from a perfect place and people,” the school’s explanation concludes, “but we try to love Christ as perfectly as redeemed sinners can.In a document titled, “The Truth About Bob Jones University,” the school responds to media accusations labeling the school as a racist, anti-Catholic institution. “If there is discrimination in the policy, which race is discriminated against? “This first began at the Tower of Babel, and it will culminate at Armageddon when the Lord returns to establish His rule of peace and harmony for a thousand years. “Bob Jones University opposes one world, one church, one economy, one military, one race, and unisex.
And that I would not be received in this place, on that account.” “I have, thankfully, put the lie to that by my presence,” he added. Giganti noted Keyes’ suspicion of the school’s attacks on the Catholic candidate, saying the timing of its response to Keyes’ comments imply Bush applied pressure to the university to blast Keyes.