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Soviets Razed Churches, Spared Synagogues
February 09, 2007
By Henry Makow Ph.D.
In October, a reader sent a penetrating question: "When Bolshevism took over Russia, they tried to eliminate religion. Their stated philosophy was atheism and they closed Christian Churches and killed or imprisoned the clergy."
"However, did they also close Jewish synagogues and kill or imprison the rabbis? The answer to this question will explain many things about the early days of Communism and I hope you can provide the truth."
Last week I stumbled across the answer in a book by American historian Edwin Schoonmaker:
"Fifteen years after the Bolshevist Revolution was launched to carry out the Marxist program, the editor of the American Hebrew could write: "According to such information that the writer could secure while in Russia a few weeks ago, not one Jewish synagogue has been torn down, as have hundreds—perhaps thousands of the Greek Catholic Churches...In Moscow and other large cities one can see Christian churches in the process of destruction...the Government needs the location for a large building," (American Hebrew, Nov. 18, 1932, p. 12) Apostate Jews, leading a revolution that was to destroy religion as the "opiate of the people" had somehow spared the synagogues of Russia." ("Democracy and World Dominion," 1939, p.211)
If the Communists hated God and religion so much, why didn't they destroy synagogues too? Do Christianity and Judaism worship the same God? Or can a religion that claims an exclusive God be a religion? Could it be that Judaism is a really a secret society like Freemasonry where the members don't know the hidden agenda, which is in fact expressed by Communism? Although many religious Jews were anti Communist, Schoonmaker's information suggests there may be an affinity between Talmudic Judaism and pagan satanic Communism.
My working assumption is that the London-based Judeo Masonic banking cabal sponsored the Bolsheviks and is behind the NWO. Communism was part of a grand dialectical process by which "life in the United States ... can be comfortably merged with the Soviet Union," in the words of Ford Foundation President Rowan Gaither, to Congressional Investigator Norman Dodd in 1953.
If indeed Communism and Democracy are being "comfortably merged" under the pretext of the phoney "war on terror," then church destruction will be disturbing to Christians and all God fearing people, including ethnic Jews like myself.
The decisive presence of Jews in Communist movements is well documented. What Jews don’t realize is that satanic Communism is the source of anti Semitism. The inverted pentagram is the symbol both of Satan and the Soviet Union. Throughout history Christians have regarded Jews as agents of Satan. Some Jews may have deserved this reputation but all suffered as a consequence.
Secular Jews were duped by promises of "public ownership," "equality" and "social justice." Rejecting spiritual redemption, they embraced the devil's lure of a worldly utopia. The same enticements now are used to enlist useful idiots for world government.
The NWO is about consolidating wealth and power in a very few hands. As Communist pioneer Christian Rakovski testified, the bankers created the Communist state as a "machine of total power" unprecedented in history. In the past, "there was always room for individual freedom. Do you understand that those who already partially rule over nations and worldly governments [i.e. central bankers] have pretensions to absolute domination? Understand that this is the only thing which they have not yet reached."
It is appalling that an ideology represents Pure Evil, whose stated goal is to steal our property and destroy our love of family, God, nation, race and freedom is not only accepted but enjoys prestige in our society. How far we have fallen! Communism attacks our very humanity. Of course, Communism travels under different names today-- New Age, human rights (for some), feminism, diversity, post-modernism, world government-- always presenting a happy face, the better to dupe.
The banker-owned mass media mutes the story of how Communists razed civilization in Russia and murdered over 25 million people. We must recall this sorry record before they do it again in America. Remember, the Illuminati-Communist credo is "the end justifies the means."
The Nazis did not invent cattle cars for human transport. Schoonmaker cites Eugene Lyons, a Communist dupe himself, who wrote about the expulsion of peasants: "Millions of peasant homes were destroyed, the occupants packed into cattle cars and dumped in the frozen north or parched Central Asia...I saw batches of the wretched men, women and children peering out of air holes in cattle cars like caged animals." (239)
The Bolsheviks had difficulty killing large numbers and disposing of the bodies. Schoonmaker reports that French Navy divers found fields of corpses anchored at the bottom of Odessa harbour: "The seabed [was] peopled with human bodies standing upright, which the swaying of the water...softly rocked as though they were monstrous algae, their hair on end bristling vertically and their arms raised to the surface...[these] submarine cemeteries [were the] last resting places of some of Russia's most high-minded sons and daughters." (235)
These atrocities took place in 1920, two years after Grigory Zinoviev, (i.e. Hirsch Apfelbaum) head of the Third International called for the extermination of the Russian bourgeoisie, ten million people!
Clearly the focus on Jews as innocent victim is designed to distract us from the image of Jews as oppressor. "History ..has recorded nothing so profoundly revolting as the nameless cruelties in which these human fiends often revelled" wrote E.J. Dillon.
CLOSER TO HOME
With the same zeal that the Communists slaughtered the Bourgeoisie, Schoonmaker writes they "hunted down the clergy. Christian holidays were abolished... parents were forbidden from giving religious instruction to children...a League of the Godless was organized to mock out of existence every vestige of faith and reverence."
Law courts were reorganized. Justice was now defined by Bolshevik orthodoxy. Anti Semitism became a state crime. Science, art and education were all put to the Marxist standard and often ruthlessly suppressed. The Classics and even fairy tales disappeared from libraries and schools.
The institution of marriage was changed. You could obtain a divorce by merely sending your partner a card. They even considered the "nationalization of women" but demurred. In 1936, "emancipation" resulted in women making up: "26 percent of all workers in the metal and machine trades, 40% of woodworking and 24% of all Soviet coal miners..." (201)
Today in America, we can witness the steady decline of culture, education, religion, marriage, free speech, free press and objective truth. We can see attempts to increasingly control every aspect of our lives as the two countries are "comfortably merged."
Jewish commentators wring their hands trying to understand the "irrational" Gentile disease, "anti Semitism." They need look no further than to Communism and the bankers' attempt to highjack the human race from its natural course: family, nation, race and God.
If Jews refused to be agents and dupes of the megalomanical banking cabal, if they had fought Communism along side their Christian neighbours, there would have been no anti Semitism. (Although many Jews were never Communists, there would never have been Communism without Jews.)
Jewish commentators need to ask where the diabolical spirit threatening humanity originates. They need to denounce it as both evil and alien to them.
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So, it is not lost in the shuffle.
Thank you, as well, Henry.
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Some quotes you might find of interest from that time period, Henry.
"We are told today (1938) by certain Jewish writers that...there is no recourse for the Jew but to find a refuge in Communism... " (John Cournos, An Open Letter to Jews and Christians (New York, 1988), p. 90).
"You find them (Jews) among the capitalists, and you find them among the Communists..." (Lord Melchett, Thy Neighbour (London, 1936), p. 29).
"...The well-known Anarchist, Lev. Cherny...pointed out (in lecture to Officers' Economic Society, Moscow, April 1918) that Marxism, on which Bolshevism is founded, really did not express the political side of the Russian character, and that the Bolsheviks were not sincere Socialists or Communists, but Jews, working for the ulterior motives of Judaism. " (H. A. Gwynne, The Cause of World Unrest (New York, 1920), pp. 117-118).
"...Radicalism and socialism was derived from the teachings of a Jewish philosopher, Karl Marx, and was organized in large part by Jewish leaders." (Harry Elmer Barnes, Hitler's Revival of nti-Semitism (New York, 1933), p. 3)
"...It was no advantage from a Jewish point of view that so many of the Bolshevik leaders were Jews. " (Hugo Valentin, The Jews and Bolshevism (New York: American Jewish Committee, 1937), p. 7)
"This secret revolutionary movement seems to have been engineered chiefly by Jews." (H. A. Gwynne, The Cause of World Unrest (New York, 1920), pp. viii-ix)
"Now nearly all the Bolshevik leaders are Jews. That is a fact of tremendous significance." (H. A. Gwynne, The Cause of World Unrest (New York, 1920), p. 111)
"Everybody, friendly or unfriendly, who has come in contact with the Bolsheviks agrees that they are almost entirely Jews." (H. A. Gwynne, The Cause of World Unrest (New York, 1920), p. 115)
"...The Bolsheviks...are in an overwhelming majority Jews... " (H. A. Gwynne, The Cause of World Unrest (New York, 1920), p. 123)
"Well-known Jewish revolutionary leaders like Trotsky (Bronstein), Kamenev (Rosenfeld), Zinoviev (Apfelbaum) or Kaganovich, persistently made a point of dissociating themselves from anything Jewish..." (Ilana Even, in Jewish Observer and Middle East Review (London: Zionist Federation of Great Britain and Ireland), June 10, 1955, p. 15)
"At dinner tonight (November 10, 1919) the conversation (I had with King Albert I and Queen Elisabeth of Belgium on the S. S. George Washington) turned on Bolshevism...the part played by the Jews in Bolshevism, their designs for control of the world...The Queen spoke several times of Jewish ambitions and connected the Zionist movement with it. She asked of Justice (Louis D.) Brandeis, of the propriety of his connection with Zionism..." (Third Assistant Secretary of State Breckenridge Long, Diary, November 10, 1919, page 314 (3). (Library of Congress: Division of Manuscripts))
"The Anglo-Saxon mind has been dull and indifferent to this whole subject (Bolshevism)..." (American Ambassador Myron T. Herrick (Paris), quoted in
Colonel T. Bentley Mott, Myron T. Herrick (Garden City, 1930), p. 324)
"...The administrators and propagandists of Bolshevism must necessarily be Jews. So much so that Bolshevism appears at times to be almost purely a Jewish movement..." (Captain Peter E. Wright, in Report by Sir Stuart Samuel on His Mission to Poland (Miscellaneous No. 10 (1920) - Cmd. 674) (London, 1920), p. 25)
"During the 1914-1918 war, the Socialist International Conference was held in Switzerland...It was, however, very difficult to decide on the official language, as the delegates belonged to different countries. Suddenly one delegate jokingly suggested Yiddish and all accepted it, as it appeared that the representatives of all countries were Jews." (Rabbi Dr. J. Litvin, in The Gates of Zion (London: Central Synagogue Council of the Zionist Federation of Great Britain and Ireland), October 1952, p. 41 (VII/1))
"A meeting of welcome to the Rev. Frank North, until recently British chaplain in Moscow, and Mrs. North, in recognition of their courage and devotion to the cause of humanity, was held last night (June 23, 1920) at the Queen's Hall (London)...The Rev. Frank North...said... the (Bolshevist) menace was a Jewish one, and because it was Jewish it was anti-Christian. Therefore, it behooved us to do our best to keep the evil from our country and to prevent it spreading over the rest of Europe. (Cheers)." (The Times (London), June 24, 1920, p. 13)
"The first objective of Bolshevism is the complete elimination of Christianity from the world..." (Rev. R. Courtier-Forster (late British Chaplain of Odessa
and the Russian Ports of the Black Sea), in The Times (London), December 9, 1919, p. 15)
"...The Bolshevists and their emissaries abroad have redoubled their efforts to represent their creed as a harmless development of 'advanced' Liberalism." (The Times (London), December 9, 1919, p. 15)
"...Mr. Wickham Steed (Editor of The Times, London)... lays the...rise of Bolshevism at the doors, of Jewry." (The Jewish Guardian (London), November 28, 1924, p. 4)
"...The Jew does not make peace with the world." (George Bernard Shaw, quoted in The Jewish Guardian (London), August 7, 1931)
"Anti-Semitic acts were more than forbidden by (Soviet) law. They were stamped as socially abhorrent, unforgiveable for a member of the (Communist) Party and seriously damaging to one's standing in the community." (B. Z. Goldberg, The Jewish Problem in the Soviet Union (New York, 1961), p. 231)
"...I believed Bolshevism almost synonymous with Zionism, the latter differing...in being more organized (War Office, London, February 12, 1918). (Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen, Middle East Diary (London, 1959), p. 10)
"Marshal Stalin said (at the Tripartite Dinner Meeting, Vorontsov Villa, Yalta, February 10, 1945) the Jewish question was a very difficult one...The President (Franklin D. Roosevelt) said he was a Zionist and asked if Marshal Stalin was one. Marshal Stalin said he was one in principle but he recognized the difficulty." (Department of State, Foreign Relations of the United States: The Conferences at Malta and Yalta (Washington, 1955), p. 924) ("TOP SECRET" minutes by Charles E. Bohlen, Assistant to Secretary of State Edward R. Stettinius) (Publication No. 6199) (Library of Congress: D734. A1U555))
"...(It is believed) that Jewish communists and Jewish capitalists work hand in glove for the destruction of western civilization." (Maurice, Samuel, The Great Hatred (New York, 1940), P. 11)
"...Kuhn, Loeb and Company of Wall Street (New York) and the Yevsektsia (the Jewish branch of the Russian Communist Party) are (said to be) right and left wings of a single army executing a pincer movement about the gentile world." (Maurice Samuel, The Great Hatred (New York, 1940) p. 13)
"...The Communists...are open destroyers of Christianity." (Maurice Samuel, The Great Hatred (New York, 1940), p. 198)
"...The Communists (have had) to make anti-Semitism a cardinal heresy." (Maurice Samuel, The Great Hatred (New York, 1940), p. 199)
"I see a good many of the Zionists, and one (Dr. Chaim Weizmann) suggested to me the day before yesterday (July 10, 1918) that if the Jewish people did not get what they were asking for in Palestine, we should have the whole of Jewry turning Bolsheviks and supporting Bolshevism as they have done in Russia." (General Sir George Macdonogh (Director of Military Intelligence), quoted in David Lloyd George, The Truth about the Peace Treaties (London, 1938), vol. 2, p. 1150)
"The Bolsheviki have employed every form of cruelty it is possible to devise, and gloat over the sufferings of their victims. The movement is run almost exclusively by Jews. Nearly every commissary is a Jew, and nearly all speak English, most of them with an American accent." ('Henry Pearson, in The Nineteenth Century and After (London), January 1919, p. 65)
"All religion must be destroyed, particularly all forms of the Christian faith...by the Bolsheviks..." (Rev. R. Courtier-Forster, in The Nineteenth Century and After (London), March 1920, p. 521)
"The control of Russia by Bolshevik Jews, with the eclipse of Christianity in that country which it has brought about, was an indispensable preliminary to the accomplishment of the Zionist aims in Palestine." (Lord Sydenham of Combe, in The Nineteenth Century and After
(London), April 1921, p. 628)
"The outstanding feature of the Great War has been the rise of the Hebrew race to political influence, supplementing the terrible power of the purse which has long been secretly employed." (Lord Sydenham of Combe, in The Nineteenth Century and After (London), April 1921, p. 628)
"The predominance of Jews on the upper steps of the Soviet official ladder is the mainspring of the recrudescence of anti-Semitism, which even Bolsheviks admit to have taken place in (Soviet) Russia during the past few years." (E. H. Wilcox, in The Nineteenth Century and After (London), August 1928, p. 190)
"...With what indifference do Christian countries regard the persecution of Christians under the Soviets!" (Ariadna Williams, in The Nineteenth Century and After (London), September 1929; p. 343)
"The Jews (have been) furnishing for the Bolsheviks the majority of their leaders..." (The Jewish World (London), April 16, 1919, p. 11)
"...A very strong group of German-Jewish and Russian-Jewish capitalists...are secretly working for the Bolshevik cause." (The Morning Post (London), April 8, 1919, p. 6)
"...we have mentioned several times the disagreeable fact that the Russian Bolsheviks were Russian Jews. These Jews are at the present moment in control of the Russian Government, and they have powerful friends in all the Allied countries who are helping them." (The Morning Post (London), April 8, 1919, p. 6)
"With the exception of Lenin the leaders of Russian Bolshevism are Jewish..." (Deutsche Tageszeitung (Berlin), quoted in The Jewish World (London), April 30, 1919, p. 6)
"...The Jewish intellectual is a formidable member of the Communist Party..." (Fortune (New York), February 1936, p. 141)
"...Jewish intellectuals are attracted to radicalism..." (Fortune (New York), February 1936, p. 141)
"...The Jewish members of the Communist Party are very commonly the intellectual and hence the articulate members of the party. The second-generation Jewish intellectual with his background of Talmudic dialectic is mentally predisposed to Marxism to a degree which he himself rarely appreciates. And Marxism with its inter-nationalism and anti-nationalism is eminently fitted to the emotional needs of a people without a fatherland. The attachment of men of other blood to the earth on which they were born is sometimes incomprehensible to the traditionally earthless Jew." (Fortune (New York), February 1936, p. 141)
"The reason for the general impression of Jewish and Communist identity is simple." (Fortune (New York), February 1936, p. 141)
"The past several years have demonstrated this: that Communism...has a tendency to swallow up the members of Jewish communities..." (John Cournos, An Open Letter to Jews and Christians (New York, 1938), p. 173)
"...There...(is a) rich, revolutionary tradition in Jewish history and culture. That Lenin, a non-Jew, should have perceived this is a mark of his genius as one of the greatest masters of revolutionary strategy ..." (I. Rennap, Anti-Semitism and the Jewish Question (London, )1942), p. 33)
"...Karl Marx, who came from an old...family of rabbis and brilliant Talmudic scholars, was to...point the path of victory for the proletariat." (I. Rennap, Anti-Semitism and the Jewish Question (London, 1942), p. 31)
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