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Religious liberty groups protest cathedral blessing of 'official Bible' of the new U.S. Space Force; A government-sponsored Christian text for America's fighting space force "is the wrong message," they said.

Jan 15, 2020 - Washington Post Blogs

Some religious liberty groups are protesting a blessing ceremony for a Protestant Bible to be used by the new U.S. Space Force, saying the D.C. ceremony this past weekend violates church-state barriers and is an insult to America's diversity.

Washington National Cathedral, seat of the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, tweeted an image Sunday of cathedral Dean Randy Hollerith and the Rev. Carl Wright, the denomination's bishop for military branches and federal agencies, blessing a K...