Jan 13th 2010 a year in the life of faith and Pat Robertson American Christian Right television evangelist .
Quote : On the Christian Broadcasting Network’s “700 Club” today, after a lengthy interview with a missionary who talked about helping the victims earthquake in Haiti, Rev. Pat Robertson had some interesting thoughts as to why the earthquake struck the impoverished nation:
“And you know, Kristi, something happened a long time ago in Haiti, and people might not want to talk about it.
“They were under the heel of the French, uh, you know Napoleon the 3rd and whatever, and they got together and swore a pact to the Devil.
“They said, ‘We will serve you if you’ll get us free from the French.’
“And so the
Devil said, ‘Okay, it’s a deal.’
3thrd March 2010 : Haitian Earthquake unleashes animosity against voodoo
Quote : Animosities aim at Voodoo worshippers took a violent tone last week as a ceremony in Cite Soleil was disrupted. According to Max Beauvoir, a prominent Voodoo priest, or hougan, a group of about 50 worshippers had gathered at a temple in the infamous slum, ostensibly to honor the dead from the earthquake. He said about 100 protestors armed with rocks began cursing at them and hurling the rocks at the Voodoo practitioners.
Beauvoir said that all of the artifacts were destroyed under the watchful eyes of the area’s mayor and chief of police.
“This is stupid, Beauvoir said. “If there is a moment for it, this not the moment to start a religious war.”
Despite the attack, Beauvoir vowed to remain undeterred and called the attacks, “a violence of conscience and human rights violations.”
In addition, there have been reports that food aid has been denied to prominent Voodoo worshippers in various neighborhoods
December 24th 2010 : 45 People Lynched in Haiti
Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNN) — At least 45 people, most of them voodoo priests, have been lynched in Haiti since the beginning of the cholera epidemic by angry mobs blaming them for the spread of the disease, officials said.