Under Cover of Night, the Ten Commandments Are Removed from Oklahoma Capitol

Rembrandt, "Moses With the Ten Commandments" [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

As the city slept, workers removed the Ten Commandments monument from its place in front of the Oklahoma State Capitol. ¬†Just in case there were violent Christians out there who might defend their sacred laws with guns or knives, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol provided extra security guards and¬†erected barriers to keep people from coming close during the removal. The two-ton monument was uninstalled without incident and carried a few blocks away to the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs, where it w … [Read more...]

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