IMVHO Nominal Christians are the ones who read the bible? Why is it Atheists are better able to quote scripture than the average theist? Even some priests are not really believers anymore
"Gravity doesn't need time or space. That is the idea" Are you telling me that the relativity of Einstein which was used by Hawking to prove the Big bang was not science but "Idea"? How could something physical exist without time-space? If there is no time-space, then where did your gravity exist?! Is this what atheism teaches you to believe there is no God? And you didn't tell me, how there is no need for God while you didn't explain where did that gravity come from?
Yay! boots and wig accomplished! or did you go for 2 wigs for the epic hair?
Remember, it's not a belief scale. What gives you so much certainty?
Ex-gay? You mean people who deny what they feel to please God.
The point was and is, old, new, it matters not since it is inextricably, a continuation.
Where does Abraham plead on Lot's behalf with God? Abraham argues the city should be saved if there are 10 good men in it. He says nothing about his brother. God makes that decision on his own.
I feel so bad...for her. Him, not so much.
someone else mentioned that and I totally agree. That is a fair criticism
What?s this got to do with Paul? Moses was defending someone! Maybe that?s why Jesus said he was going to make Paul suffer many things- so I guess he did get it in the end-
I am running through the thread trying to find the person who was talking about utilitarian hedonism (moggett?). Minimizing pain doesn't mean eradicating it. Maximizing pleasure doesn't mean no pain ever. It means you attempt to strike a balance and maintain homeostasis. So I think that there's an application there for recognizing that a small amount of pain now (someone on death row) can avoid a large amount of pain for the whole of society.
The context of the question, "What else can Yahweh not do?" The use of "else" in context with the inability to defeat the enemy with iron chariots. And other subsequent questions in the comments.
Just because the majority of us disagree with you on this occasion doesn't mean this is an echo chamber - we're just disagreeing with you.
You are full of bigoted hatred.
Definition of nepotism: Practice of appointing relatives and friends in one's organization to positions for which outsiders might be better qualified.
Good morning Stinkers and Stinkerettes. Taco Tuuuuuusday. Coffee is on and the pool will open in one hour.
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I was not there but his rendition of the anthem is awesome!