Bible study rules for public schools ...

Bible study rules for public schools proposed

There are 156440 comments on the The Courier-Journal story from Feb 10, 2010, titled Bible study rules for public schools proposed. In it, The Courier-Journal reports that:

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The state would create rules for teaching about the Bible in public high schools under a bill filed Monday by three Democratic senators.

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Known Fact

Cape Canaveral, FL

#94152 Jan 19, 2013
Yes and Amen wrote:
<quoted text>Excuse me?
I do study God's word!
You might pray that God would talk to you too!
He always tell the truth... Written, and verbally!
2 Corinthians 4:4 Among whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, that the illumination of the glorious good news about the Christ, who is the image of God, might not shine through.

How do you know it is not the God of the world that is speaking to you?

I let God talk to me through his word the Bible and if I want to talk to God I pray.
Boots

United States

#94153 Jan 19, 2013
“It is a great adventure to contemplate the universe, beyond man, to contemplate what it would be like without man, as it was in a great part of its long history and as it is in a great majority of places. When this objective view is finally attained, and the mystery and majesty of matter are fully appreciated, to then turn the objective eye back on man viewed as matter, to view life as part of this universal mystery of greatest depth, is to sense an experience which is very rare, and very exciting. It usually ends in laughter and a delight in the futility of trying to understand what this atom in the universe is, this thing—atoms with curiosity—that looks at itself and wonders why it wonders. Well, these scientific views end in awe and mystery, lost at the edge in uncertainty, but they appear to be so deep and so impressive that the theory that it is all arranged as a stage for God to watch man's struggle for good and evil seems inadequate.

Some will tell me that I have just described a religious experience. Very well, you may call it what you will. Then, in that language I would say that the young man's religious experience is of such a kind that he finds the religion of his church inadequate to describe, to encompass that kind of experience. The God of the church isn't big enough.”
&#8213; Richard P. Feynman
I find it pretty selfish of people that thank God for their many blessings and gift of life. What makes you so much more special to receive blessings and a great life than to those 6 million starving children around the world? Why do you pray to God to help those who suffer instead of you taking action and helping them yourself? Don't you see how selfish you actually look when you pray to God about the good life he gave you? I myself have the read Bible two times and see that it is full of contradictions and lies. The God that I "would" but don't believe in should not have to call to a human to do his job. He would not send a man named Jesus to save us from our wrong doings. He especially wouldn't create a place to send us of never ending fire and torture for those who do not worship him/her throughout our lives. Is it not time you people begin to actually open your mind and reconsider your religion? I have read and studied enough history of mankind and the world to know one thing for certain: For thousands of years throughout known history of man, we have only created our own Gods to forgive us for our wrong doings. I say we keep all religions out of school teachings and leave it to those who do not wish to learn about our world. If you need a book that was written by man to understand your morals, than you are just as much of a fool as the person who wrote it.
Known Fact

Cape Canaveral, FL

#94155 Jan 19, 2013
There is one thing Jehovah God cannot do: It is impossible for God to lie or contradict himself as some indicate:
Ezekiel 18:4,20 Look! All the souls—to me they belong. As the soul of the father so likewise the soul of the son to me they belong. The SOUL that is sinning—it itself WILL DIE.

Ecclesiastes 9:5,10 For the living are conscious that they will die; but as for the dead, they are CONSCIOUS OF NOTHING AT ALL...
10... For there is no work nor devising nor KNOWLEDGE nor WISDOM in Sheol,(the grave) the place to which you are going.

Some would try to convince you that not only does God lie but he contradicts himself as well. Those who claim that God will keep sinners ALIVE so he can torture them in some hell fire forever are saying that God told lies and contradicted himself in the above scriptures.
I DON'T THINK SO!
Yes and Amen

Richmond, KY

#94157 Jan 20, 2013
Known Fact wrote:
<quoted text>
2 Corinthians 4:4 Among whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, that the illumination of the glorious good news about the Christ, who is the image of God, might not shine through.
How do you know it is not the God of the world that is speaking to you?
I let God talk to me through his word the Bible and if I want to talk to God I pray.
"How do you know it is not the God of the world that is speaking to you?"
Because He tells the Truth... Satan only lies 1/2 thruths!
.
"if I want to talk to God I pray"
How do you think I, or anyone else talks to God?
I question, why do you not get any answers?
JW?
.
Look... except for that time in the shed...
It's been kind of Subliminal... sometimes immediately,
sometimes after a while, like letting me figure it out...
and then He affirms the answer I get!
Remember too... you don't get answers for Everything, as
He keeps some to Himself!

“Sixteen Tons”

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#94158 Jan 20, 2013
Jehova is no more believable than anything else.
Yes and Amen

Richmond, KY

#94159 Jan 20, 2013
Boots wrote:
“It is a great adventure to contemplate the universe, beyond man, to contemplate what it would be like without man, as it was in a great part of its long history and as it is in a great majority of places. When this objective view is finally attained, and the mystery and majesty of matter are fully appreciated, to then turn the objective eye back on man viewed as matter, to view life as part of this universal mystery of greatest depth, is to sense an experience which is very rare, and very exciting. It usually ends in laughter and a delight in the futility of trying to understand what this atom in the universe is, this thing—atoms with curiosity—that looks at itself and wonders why it wonders. Well, these scientific views end in awe and mystery, lost at the edge in uncertainty, but they appear to be so deep and so impressive that the theory that it is all arranged as a stage for God to watch man's struggle for good and evil seems inadequate.
Some will tell me that I have just described a religious experience. Very well, you may call it what you will. Then, in that language I would say that the young man's religious experience is of such a kind that he finds the religion of his church inadequate to describe, to encompass that kind of experience. The God of the church isn't big enough.”
&#8213; Richard P. Feynman
I find it pretty selfish of people that thank God for their many blessings and gift of life. What makes you so much more special to receive blessings and a great life than to those 6 million starving children around the world? Why do you pray to God to help those who suffer instead of you taking action and helping them yourself? Don't you see how selfish you actually look when you pray to God about the good life he gave you? I myself have the read Bible two times and see that it is full of contradictions and lies. The God that I "would" but don't believe in should not have to call to a human to do his job. He would not send a man named Jesus to save us from our wrong doings. He especially wouldn't create a place to send us of never ending fire and torture for those who do not worship him/her throughout our lives. Is it not time you people begin to actually open your mind and reconsider your religion? I have read and studied enough history of mankind and the world to know one thing for certain: For thousands of years throughout known history of man, we have only created our own Gods to forgive us for our wrong doings. I say we keep all religions out of school teachings and leave it to those who do not wish to learn about our world. If you need a book that was written by man to understand your morals, than you are just as much of a fool as the person who wrote it.
"lost at the edge in uncertainty"
No! No uncertainty here!
.
"taking action and helping them yourself"
WE DO!
.
The fool is he who rejects God's Grace!
God is real!
Get to know Him... You'll be glad you did! I promise!
Yes and Amen

Richmond, KY

#94161 Jan 20, 2013
Known Fact wrote:
There is one thing Jehovah God cannot do: It is impossible for God to lie or contradict himself as some indicate:
Ezekiel 18:4,20 Look! All the souls—to me they belong. As the soul of the father so likewise the soul of the son to me they belong. The SOUL that is sinning—it itself WILL DIE.
Ecclesiastes 9:5,10 For the living are conscious that they will die; but as for the dead, they are CONSCIOUS OF NOTHING AT ALL...
10... For there is no work nor devising nor KNOWLEDGE nor WISDOM in Sheol,(the grave) the place to which you are going.
Some would try to convince you that not only does God lie but he contradicts himself as well. Those who claim that God will keep sinners ALIVE so he can torture them in some hell fire forever are saying that God told lies and contradicted himself in the above scriptures.
I DON'T THINK SO!
"Ecclesiastes"? really? do you know who wrote it, and What he was talking about?
I'll raise you "Revelations 21"!

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12

Earth

#94162 Jan 20, 2013
Yes and Amen wrote:
<quoted text>"Ecclesiastes "? really? do you know who wrote it, and What he was talking about?
I'll raise you "Revelations 21"!
I'll see your Revelations 21 and raise you

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0...
Email from God

El Dorado Hills, CA

#94163 Jan 20, 2013
Yes and Amen wrote:
<quoted text>"Ecclesiastes "? really? do you know who wrote it, and What he was talking about?
I'll raise you "Revelations 21"!
But the cowardly, the unbelieving, the vile, the murderers, the sexually immoral, those who practice magic arts, the idolaters and all liars—they will be consigned to the fiery lake of burning sulfur. This is the second death.”

Best get rid of your shiny pagan cross, research shows cross falls into that category.

The casting out of demons, gifts of healing comes under the heading of magic now days.

I think you have been trumped.

Since: Oct 11

Location hidden

#94164 Jan 20, 2013
I read in the internet where Satanists are planning on having their prayers said in school due to the 1st Amendment saying that government can't endorse a particular religion. So, do you think that will happen? Where Satanists and Muslims and others will have their bibles taught to children as well?
Not fooled

North Fort Myers, FL

#94166 Jan 20, 2013
Known Fact wrote:
Satan will mix truth with lies to make it hard to determine what is true and what is not. Just like he did when talking to Eve through a snake.
2 Corinthians 11:14 Satan himself keeps transforming himself into an angel of light.
If that where true than Satan is the one whom gave us free will, not your god.
From the post I have read this yes and amen person is nuts, I mean straight jacket rubber room nuts.
Not fooled

North Fort Myers, FL

#94167 Jan 20, 2013
nancy29346 wrote:
I read in the internet where Satanists are planning on having their prayers said in school due to the 1st Amendment saying that government can't endorse a particular religion. So, do you think that will happen? Where Satanists and Muslims and others will have their bibles taught to children as well?
Let us hope so.
In FL the Gov. just signed a law that lets any religion pray at outside events like football games. A group of Satanist showed their support for this as we will be there to pray to Satan within the law
More for Jesus

Charleston, WV

#94168 Jan 20, 2013
Mohandas Ghandi wrote:
Which bible? There are several hundred different religions and interpretations of those religions.
The only one that will get you to heaven and speaks the truth.
Not fooled

North Fort Myers, FL

#94169 Jan 20, 2013
More for Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
The only one that will get you to heaven and speaks the truth.
Than why dont you follow what he said? Sell all that you have and give the money to the poor and have faith that god will provide what you need?
Matthew 19:21 Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come and follow me.
Mark 10:21 Then Jesus beholding him loved him, and said unto him, One thing thou lackest: go thy way, sell whatsoever thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, take up the cross, and follow me.
Luke 18:22 Now when Jesus heard these things, he said unto him, Yet lackest thou one thing: sell all that thou hast, and distribute unto the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.
SO DONT GIVE ME SHIT ABOUT YOUR JESUS WHEN YOU NDO NOT BELIEVE IN HIM ETHER!
GWB

El Dorado Hills, CA

#94174 Jan 20, 2013
Not fooled wrote:
<quoted text>Let us hope so.
In FL the Gov. just signed a law that lets any religion pray at outside events like football games. A group of Satanist showed their support for this as we will be there to pray to Satan within the law
George W. Bush
"We all pray to the same God"

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George H. W. Bush
Frederick C Hicks
Alice Bailey
Gary Allen

"New World Order"

The New World Order conspiracy has gained currency within the UFO sub-culture as well. In this form of the conspiracy, the aliens are actually in control of the secret cabal running the NWO or are shapeshifters taking the form of world leaders.
Known Fact

Cape Canaveral, FL

#94175 Jan 20, 2013
GWB wrote:
<quoted text>
George W. Bush
"We all pray to the same God"
----------
George H. W. Bush
Frederick C Hicks
Alice Bailey
Gary Allen
"New World Order"
The New World Order conspiracy has gained currency within the UFO sub-culture as well. In this form of the conspiracy, the aliens are actually in control of the secret cabal running the NWO or are shapeshifters taking the form of world leaders.
How many pray to the true God JEHOVAH?

“Hail Satan!”

Since: Dec 12

Hell

#94176 Jan 20, 2013
The true god?
Jehova lied to Adam and Eve while Satan told them the truth, jehova killed millions while Satan killed none, jehovah demanded animal blood sacrifice, Satan did not, jehova demanded the death of innocent children and Satan never harmed any child.
Who is the devil? Satan is the real holy god and jehova is the lying devil!
GWB

El Dorado Hills, CA

#94177 Jan 20, 2013
Known Fact wrote:
<quoted text>
How many pray to the true God JEHOVAH?
I need help with that calculation. Please tell me the number of humans that will be killed by JEHOVAH at some future date by your understanding?
Known Fact

Cape Canaveral, FL

#94178 Jan 20, 2013
Yes and Amen wrote:
<quoted text>"Ecclesiastes "? really? do you know who wrote it, and What he was talking about?
I'll raise you "Revelations 21"!
Sure wise King Solomon was the writer of Ecclesiastes but it was Jehovah God who inspired him to write what he wrote! 2 Timothy 3:16,17
16 All Scripture is inspired of God and beneficial for teaching, for reproving, for setting things straight, for disciplining in righteousness, 17 that the man of God may be fully competent, completely equipped for every good work.

What is your point?
Known Fact

Cape Canaveral, FL

#94179 Jan 20, 2013
GWB wrote:
<quoted text>
I need help with that calculation. Please tell me the number of humans that will be killed by JEHOVAH at some future date by your understanding?
My understanding means nothing any more than your's does. Here is what the Bible says: Paraphrased The dead bodies will be from one end of the earth to the other.

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