This just in from the local rag. New material forthcoming from the folks doing the interviewing /interrogating before and during the Neuremburg trials.
According to the text, Rudolph Hoess said: "I don't know what you mean about being upset about these things because I didn't personally murder anybody. I was just the director of the extermination program in Auschwitz.''
There was/is no shortage of rationalizations available to those who would like to think they are going to heaven because god is on their side as they perpetrate heinous crimes.