“Pawlowski went viral when he protested Canada’s insane COVID mandates. And now authorities are arresting him once more,” host Laura Ingraham stated. The pastor was arrested by Canada Border Providers Company when he returned to his dwelling nation and was charged with “failure to put on a mask.”
“I got here to america with a easy warning,” the pastor informed Ingraham about his current journey overseas.
“You are subsequent,” he stated. “In the event that they got here for me, make sure of it, they’re coming for you as nicely.”
He known as the people who arrested him “masked gangsters,” that he “could not even think about them officers of the legislation.”
Pawlowski, head of Calgary’s Road Church in Alberta, Canada, first gained worldwide consideration when he confronted local inspectors on Easter after he stated they entered his church and not using a warrant. The inspectors had been there to make sure the church was abiding by COVID-19 guidelines, which known as for an indoor most capability of 15%, social distancing, and mask-wearing.
“Get out of this property,” he shouted to the police throughout the confrontation. The pastor proceeded to name the police “Nazis” and “Gestapo,” referring to Nazi Germany’s secret state police. “Nazis aren’t welcome right here,” he shouted once more.
Pawlowski told Fox News in April he was raised underneath Soviet communism in Poland. “It was a catastrophe,” he stated about his childhood. “Law enforcement officials may break into your home 5 within the morning, they may beat you up, torture, they may arrest you for no matter what purpose they might provide you with … So, it was like a flashback when these law enforcement officials confirmed up at my church. Every part sort of got here again to life from my childhood, and the one factor I may do is to fend off the wolves as a shepherd … We as lions ought to by no means bow earlier than the hyenas, and that is what they’re proper now.”
“You got here to freedom,” Ingraham stated concerning the pastor’s journey to Canada. “That is feeling very Soviet to me,” including that the method was incremental.
The pastor responded that he believed “What they’re doing right this moment is similar to what I bear in mind rising up.”
Pawlowski was arrested in Could for “organizing an unlawful in-person gathering” after court-imposed restrictions. “The service organizer acknowledged the injunction, however selected to disregard necessities for social distancing, mask-wearing and diminished capability limits for attendees, and continued with the occasion,” police stated.
The pastor claimed he was dealing with as much as 4 years of jail for the fees, and presumably extra.
“I used to be handcuffed like a standard prison, like a terrorist,” he stated. “They wished to interrupt me. They wished to point out the entire world ‘You see what we do to those that dare to talk towards our tyranny? If you’ll comply with … you’re subsequent.'”