Bible study rules for public schools proposed

Feb 10, 2010 Full story: The Courier-Journal 131,391

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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“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#107312 Jun 22, 2013
do whut wrote:
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So why haven't all the scientists that do this for a living found conclusive evidence yet? I'm not a scientist. Don't blame me.
They have, look at who is saying they have not.

Hint: It's not the scientists.

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#107313 Jun 22, 2013
do whut wrote:
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Or maybe any regular joe could conclude maybe it's not a delusion.
Then "any regular joe" would be gullible ... oh wait, you are gullible.

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#107314 Jun 22, 2013
do whut wrote:
<quoted text>
It's a metaphor. It means God will not speak with man for a period of time as if no more scripture will be given from direct revelation.
Have you never read Revelations? It is slammed full of metaphors.
What makes your "interpretation" better than another?
Yes and Amen

Winchester, KY

#107315 Jun 22, 2013
Mike Duquette wrote:
<quoted text>You use force to keep gay marriage forbidden. These are your superstitious beliefs being forced upon others.
You have the right to not marry your own sex, but that is not good enough for you. You insist others marry as you do.
It's NOT a superstitious belief IF God is real, and...
He is!
Nowhere in our constitution does it say we Have to allow perverse people to do what they want!
If we do... you might as well release Sandusky, and every other sick person... After all... they were born that way!
Give me a break!
No... Romans 1 says it quite well, and that truth bothers you!
Yes and Amen

Winchester, KY

#107316 Jun 22, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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Funny, his religion doesn't sound any more crazy than your religion. I mean "heavens roll up" .... seriously? How do you expect them to roll up like a scroll?
You forget...
The Creator can/will do anything He wants...
He is bigger than what you see!
Get to know Him... You will be glad you did!

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#107317 Jun 22, 2013
Yes and Amen wrote:
<quoted text>
It's NOT a superstitious belief IF God is real, and...
He is!
Nowhere in our constitution does it say we Have to allow perverse people to do what they want!
If we do... you might as well release Sandusky, and every other sick person... After all... they were born that way!
Give me a break!
No... Romans 1 says it quite well, and that truth bothers you!
You claim your god is real, but you never provide evidence to suggest or support your god's existence. That makes you a liar or delusional, which is it?

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#107318 Jun 22, 2013
Yes and Amen wrote:
<quoted text>You forget...
The Creator can/will do anything He wants...
He is bigger than what you see!
Get to know Him... You will be glad you did!
So now you are just saying you don't know but attempting to avoid admitting that.

I got to know your god, by reading your bibles, and he's a monster.

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12

Earth

#107319 Jun 22, 2013
do whut wrote:
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Sorry but there is no conclusive evidence.
http://www.redding.com/news/2008/jun/17/are-w...
do whut wrote:
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Slippery slope that has been discussed here before is what I was referring to.
Yes someone else mentioned it was a hoax. That's great, but it will happen soon enough even if it's just to make a statement.
There is no connection between bestiality and homosexuality. NONE.
If you'd done a web search you would have found that there was a man in Sudan who was forced to marry a goat BY his church.
do whut wrote:
<quoted text>Just because I don't approve of the actions of some people doesn't mean I think they deserve to be beat up.
Your words are hollow. There are other forms of bullying and abuse besides physical beatings. Some recognize it.
http://www.thepeacewriter.com/2012/05/lds-the...
Just because you might not be the one throwing the punch or holding the fag down doesn't mean that attitudes like yours aren't the force and "justification" behind it.

“I'll think about it.”

Since: Nov 07

central Florida

#107320 Jun 22, 2013
Yes and Amen wrote:
<quoted text>You forget...
The Creator can/will do anything He wants...
He is bigger than what you see!
Get to know Him... You will be glad you did!
"He can do anything he wants" except create humans with belief in him...and only him.

You say everyone is free to worship him or not.
"Free" would be if there were no consequences of NOT worshipping.
A god that feels he has to threaten his creation with eternal punishment for NOT worshipping is a poor excuse of a "god" and not worthy of love.

The biblical "god" is a psychopathic bully and tyrant....or mythical.
Let's think well of it and call it mythical.

Primitive men sought to understand the mysteries of Nature by giving them the attributes of humans. Something they could relate to.
The invisible superbeing just wants to be loved and worshipped?
Oh, sure.
Why do you insist on keeping that primitive mindset?

“Speaker of Mountain Wisdom....”

Since: Jan 10

London, KY

#107322 Jun 22, 2013
Yiago wrote:
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*BUZZZ* Wrong answer!
Since homosexuality is a naturally occurring human sexual orientation (been around since the beginning, dude) you cannot just ignore it. You are doing kids intellectual and moral harm by sweeping it under the rug or letting homophobic parents fill their heads with idiot tales of god killing fags.
And your slipper slope argument about homosexuality in society leading to bestiality in society is flat out stupid. And insulting.
If this is the line of reasoning you actually think is valid I revoke my comment that you are a reasonable person.
"And your slipper slope argument about homosexuality in society leading to bestiality in society is flat out stupid. And insulting."

Why? Bestiality has been around since (been around since the beginning, dude) you cannot just ignore it. You are doing kids intellectual and moral harm by sweeping it under the rug or letting beastiophobic parents fill their heads with idiot tales of god killing pig porkers, stump breakers, chicken cluckers, ect.

Since the Beginning there has been Asexuality, Bisexuality, Polygamy, Bestiality, Transgendered, Homosexuality, Heterosexuality, Incest, Excess, group groups, pedophilia, and even Tree Bangers and Water Mellon Plugers.... Societal Norms are the Only thing that has changed since the Beginning and the guy that just died because he shoved a foot long eel up his rear end because he saw in it a porn movie supports the idea of a slippery slope....

“There is no god.”

Since: Jan 12

USA

#107323 Jun 22, 2013
aWitchintheWoods wrote:
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"He can do anything he wants" except create humans with belief in him...and only him.
You say everyone is free to worship him or not.
"Free" would be if there were no consequences of NOT worshipping.
A god that feels he has to threaten his creation with eternal punishment for NOT worshipping is a poor excuse of a "god" and not worthy of love.
The biblical "god" is a psychopathic bully and tyrant....or mythical.
Let's think well of it and call it mythical.
Primitive men sought to understand the mysteries of Nature by giving them the attributes of humans. Something they could relate to.
The invisible superbeing just wants to be loved and worshipped?
Oh, sure.
Why do you insist on keeping that primitive mindset?
From it's posts one could form an opinion that it was a cursing, lying, stealing, drinking, smoking, gambling, child molesting, homosexual, crack head, bed wetting, low life bastard.

Of course that all changed once it became a religie.

Now it is just a lying, bed wetting, delusional and judgemental low life bastard.


Yep, god in a jesus suit loves a sinner.

Since: Aug 10

Location hidden

#107324 Jun 22, 2013
Yiago wrote:
<quoted text>*BUZZZ* Wrong answer!

Since homosexuality is a naturally occurring human sexual orientation (been around since the beginning, dude) you cannot just ignore it. You are doing kids intellectual and moral harm by sweeping it under the rug or letting homophobic parents fill their heads with idiot tales of god killing fags.

And your slipper slope argument about homosexuality in society leading to bestiality in society is flat out stupid. And insulting.

If this is the line of reasoning you actually think is valid I revoke my comment that you are a reasonable person.
Why do you think they need to teach homosexuality in grade school?

Since: Aug 10

Location hidden

#107325 Jun 22, 2013
Yiago wrote:
<quoted text>The LDS is a Protestant church, if it is a Christian church at all. Please don't tell me you actually think the LDS comes from before Catholicism.

So the LDS itself comes from a dead tree.
No it is not derived from another church. It claims to be a restoration of the original church that Jesus started. Protestants came from protesting the Catholic Church. This is not the case with the LDS church. Understand?

“There is no god.”

Since: Jan 12

USA

#107326 Jun 22, 2013
ChromiuMan wrote:
<quoted text>Just because you might not be the one throwing the punch or holding the fag down doesn't mean that attitudes like yours aren't the force and "justification" behind it.
Well said.

Support the church and you support hatred and bigotry.

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#107327 Jun 22, 2013
do whut wrote:
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Why do you think they need to teach homosexuality in grade school?
Yet ... no one is "teaching homosexuality" anywhere.

“There is no god.”

Since: Jan 12

USA

#107328 Jun 22, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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What makes your "interpretation" better than another?
TrueBeliever†

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12

Earth

#107329 Jun 22, 2013
do whut wrote:
<quoted text>
Why do you think they need to teach homosexuality in grade school?
What is "teaching" homosexuality and who says they do?

Why do you think you are sometimes regarded as crazy as a loon religious bigot?
haventt forgotten

Lamoni, IA

#107330 Jun 22, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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You claim your god is real, but you never provide evidence to suggest or support your god's existence. That makes you a liar or delusional, which is it?
that was to yaa. I think your question implies that a liar is someone who knows he is telling an untruth, and a delusional person does not know it is an untruth, with regard to belief in a god. Are you implying that a person who was brought up to believe in a god by parents and their accomplices is delusional - or is he or she brainwashed, which might be a different thing? I think someone who asserts there is a God is either a liar or a "believer" who is making a claim he or she cannot prove. But the cause of that person's belief can be any of several factors. I feel sorry for them, actually.

I appreciate it that you distinguish between an intentional liar, and someone who does not know better. People do not always know when they are telling falsehoods.
haventt forgotten

Lamoni, IA

#107331 Jun 22, 2013
LOL in a suit wrote:
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Well said.
Support the church and you support hatred and bigotry.
do you mean any church? or the Catholic Church? are you sure that every little church has leaders and members who are full of hatred and bigotry? That seems like a very comprehensive accusation.

Some churches and some denominations, and some of their members, are more hateful and bigoted than others. Do you make no distinction and condemn them all equally? That would remind me of the type of person who thinks each of the 10 commandments is of equal merit!

seems to me you become more like Skeptic every day. are you the same person?

“There is no god.”

Since: Jan 12

USA

#107332 Jun 22, 2013
haventt forgotten wrote:
<quoted text> do you mean any church? or the Catholic Church? are you sure that every little church has leaders and members who are full of hatred and bigotry? That seems like a very comprehensive accusation.
Some churches and some denominations, and some of their members, are more hateful and bigoted than others. Do you make no distinction and condemn them all equally? That would remind me of the type of person who thinks each of the 10 commandments is of equal merit!
seems to me you become more like Skeptic every day. are you the same person?
Blow me.

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