- Associated Press - Saturday, March 18, 2017

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The U.S. Postal Service is refusing to mail a promotional flier for a Billings church.

The flier resembles a sheet of yellow notepad paper and is printed with just a few words that look like they’ve been typed on a typewriter.

The flier reads, “We’re gonna have to kill Him,” a reference not to a mysterious murder plot but to the crucifixion of Jesus.

The Billings Gazette reports (https://bit.ly/2mUN4MN) the Harvest Church created the flier to promote a series of sermons leading up to Easter.

Church officials say the Postal Service refused to mail the flier because of its threatening content. Postal Service officials say the flier failed to include a return address and didn’t meet several other formatting standards.

___

Information from: The Billings Gazette, https://www.billingsgazette.com


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide