John 3:17 For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him. Matthew 10:34-37 34 “Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did not come to bring peace, but a sword. 35 For I have come to turn “‘a man against … More Compare These Verses
Matthew 7:13-14 reads: 13 “Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. 14 But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it. In my journey to sincerely become a Christian, this verse floored … More Matthew 7:13-14
Over the last several years, I really, truly, sincerely tried to become a Christian. I followed the example of my Baptist pastor father and my upbringing – I read the Bible, went to church, listened to podcasts and read books on theology, prayed several times daily, etc. In a meditative state from prayer and Bible … More God Exists Only Within the Imagination
Besides the obvious example that we all are punished for the trivial sin of the apparent father of the human race (Adam) and God punishing the innocent for other’s sins (genocide in Samuel 15:3, plagues, smiting of the first-born, etc.), let’s take a look at some verses regarding children being punished for the sins of … More Children Punished for the Sins of Their Fathers
Originally posted on The Agnostic Wife:
This is disgusting. The audience clapping and shouting and Hagee just looking so pleased with himself. It’s also sad. Sad that it’s ok to be so hate filled, even encouraged. I could say so much more, however, it would probably come from a place of anger. Instead I will…
The first few points are great. Many religious people simply cannot break out of their mental boxes and comprehend what Harris points out so clearly.