“Every year hundreds of elephants are slaughtered to create Madonna statues, crucifixes and “holy” amulets so they can be carved and “blessed” by priests. All of this senseless slaughter for what? To ward of evil spirits. How pathetically naive and stupid can we be?”
More at ExPreacher.com.
As a small note, according to the Bible, this is actually all fine and well:
Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.” (Genesis 1:26)