The Nazis and the German churches
♦ The German churches before and after 1945
♦ German churches used slave labour
♦ The “Jew’s sow” (Judensau) on mediaeval German churches
♦ Vatican anti-Judaism and Nazi anti-Semitism
♦ Nazi “Mother's cross” and Maria cult
In the Renaissance painting by Piero della Francesca Christ is “baptised with the Holy Spirit”, shown as a dove.
In the Nazi poster Hitler appears to be receiving the blessing of an unidentified feathered object.
See also Jim Walker's collection of photos and artifacts which show how the church-state alliance permeated daily life in Nazi Germany. These collections includes priests giving the Hitler salute, a painting by the Fuehrer of a madonna and (blond) child, and a pious children's book that tells the little ones, (referring to the site ascribed to the crucifixion of Jesus): “When you see a cross, then think of the horrible murder by the Jews on Golgotha...”