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Re: WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY COMING TO?????????

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myexper wrote:


Classic evasion of the question!


I didn't join this thread to discuss politics nor the merits of an individual elected by the voters of another state.  The subject is "What is Christianity Coming To?" and that is the topic. If it was about politics or a certain individual then the subject should have said so.

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Re: WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY COMING TO?????????

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TxGrandpa2 wrote:

nctarheel wrote:

TxGrandpa2 wrote:

Christians are commanded to abhor the conduct but not the person. 

Does that mean that you agree that Roy Moore should be seated as a Senator?


That has nothing to do with the title of this tread, nor with being a Christian but is in the rhelm of the political world.  Further, he would not be my Senator since our Senators are already in office.


Classic evasion of the question!

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Re: WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY COMING TO?????????

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nctarheel wrote:

TxGrandpa2 wrote:

Christians are commanded to abhor the conduct but not the person. 

Does that mean that you agree that Roy Moore should be seated as a Senator?


That has nothing to do with the title of this tread, nor with being a Christian but is in the rhelm of the political world.  Further, he would not be my Senator since our Senators are already in office.

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Re: WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY COMING TO?????????

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TxGrandpa2 wrote:

Christians are commanded to abhor the conduct but not the person. 

Does that mean that you agree that Roy Moore should be seated as a Senator?

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Re: WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY COMING TO?????????

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nctarheel wrote:


Are you then saying that the Evangelical Christians SHOULD ENDORSE a womanizer, pedophile, and smuggler just because Jesus "associated" with the "unjust"?


Did I say that?  I don't know what is meant by 'evangelical' Christian, but according to the scriptures of the New Testament,  Christians are commanded to abhor the conduct but not the person.  Of course this is difficult for a person who is not a Christian to understand.

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TxGrandpa2 wrote:

 

If one was knowedgable of the life of Jesus they would know that he also associated with the just and the unjust. 


Are you then saying that the Evangelical Christians SHOULD ENDORSE a womanizer, pedophile, and smuggler just because Jesus "associated" with the "unjust"?

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Re: WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY COMING TO?????????

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Fishslayer777 wrote:


Are you a Christian?
If you were a Christian, then you'd have your answers.

The thesis of the thread is that EVANGELICAL CHRISTIANS are endorsing Donald Trump, a womanizer; endorsing Roy Moore, an accused pedophile; and Steve Green, a smuggler of religious antiquities.

 

It is perplexing that they are doing so.

 

The question posed is why?

 

Has the direction that EVANGELICAL CHRISTIANS follow changed?

 

The only response I have gotten so far is the question: ARE YOU A CHRISTIAN????

 

That has absolutely nothing to do with the thesis of the thread.

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Re: WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY COMING TO?????????

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mandm84 wrote:

 

WWJD ???


If one was knowedgable of the life of Jesus they would know that he also associated with the just and the unjust. 

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@easyed598- Both the Quran and contemporary history of the era records and verifies the irrefutable fact that the God for whom Old Testament Abraham was willing to obey and sacrifice his son - is the God of Islam - that very same God of Abraham just happens to be the Father of Jesus.

Not a coincidence - God did it that way very much on purpose.

Yep - all three are brother religions worshiping the very same God.

A bunch of flawed and fallible humans have gotten things all warped twisted and fouled up as is par for the course for humans - but fact is fact - always has been - always will be...

 

 

 

Have pity for Melania - she wakes up with a jerk every morning