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““You must not lose faith ”

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#75949 Feb 14, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>Oh, you actually understood him? I just know how to say interesting in japanese...
I was just reading bodylanguage...for all i know he could have said the most flirting things!:P
I ones sat in a train with a Japanese team (no idea what sport). One of the guys was making dissing remarks about passing girls and rude at that. I did not understand a word, but I gave him a real foul look and he coloured bright red and shut up.
I guess some behaviour is just universal.

Had to look it up and despaired for a moment since the words are apparently not written together.
Superwilly

Butler, PA

#75950 Feb 14, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>and even that would be magical, and spread around the world in a minute.
So the healing people with prayer is about what it can do for you? i thought it was what it can do for the suffering? hmmmm....
epic fail....
Christianity is not about healing people with prayer, it is about following jesus. Totally different thing.

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#75951 Feb 14, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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Um, it's actually just a fact, a result of the planet being a spheriod, it's still pretty arbitrary too, we could have had that same line go down through Seattle, or through China, it would still be exactly the same. Europe was chosen for it's location because they were some of the most proliferate explorers, and a bit arrogant.
Well maybe they were entitled, it sure toke some doing and inventing.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_longi...

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#75952 Feb 14, 2013
anonymous wrote:
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Did you even take the time to look up what I said?
No he did not, but i can rarely tell the difference since most of his replies are not relevant to anything asked or stated before.

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#75953 Feb 14, 2013
Alien Outlaw wrote:
<quoted text>Don't be scared. They made humans and all life on earth. Humans think they(aliens) are God(s), angels and Demons.........The primitive human animal just out of the dark ages has a mind steeped in folk lure and tale tales. The aliens know the human animal well. The humans comprehension levels are low, unable to grasp the alien beings. In order to cope with reality humans went to what they know, story telling, a coping mechanism. That's where the "Fear of God" came from. Fear of the unknown, not wanting to know, knowing their world was shattered beyond comprehension.
So how were the aliens made?
As far as the question concernec you are just shifting the proplem on someone elses turf.
And then it does not matter what attributes you give it.

But have you read up by now some proper translations of old Akkadian? Guess not.

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#75954 Feb 14, 2013
thewordofme wrote:
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Like the Bible....you are being conned.
I iked your quote. At least they are now reconstructing the real Nietzsche and not what his sister made of his material.

To act as a physician, the priest must make one sick! In other words, before
Christianity can present itself as the answer, it first has to generate the problem, or poison the wound. Before people can be sold salvation they need to be persuaded that they require saving, that their existence is miserable. Friedrich Nietzsche

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#75955 Feb 14, 2013
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> Now tell me how did the universe came into form, if your answer is still i don't know, you like every other person, can not disprove the existence, because you guys do not know.
Don't deny what you don't know, just an advice.
I don't know.

Nor do you.

How does that demonstrate your deity?

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#75956 Feb 14, 2013
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> You can say whatever you want to say, but the fact remains, God's existence can never be disproved by any one, even science can not do that.
Where is "science" trying to disprove your deity?

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#75957 Feb 14, 2013
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> Good i like that word, hope you know that you are applying what we christians call faith?
Like i said, atheism is a form of faith.
Insanity is believing your hallucinations.

Religion is believing someone else's.

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#75958 Feb 14, 2013
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> Ok, but not so fast, what about the international dateline, where a day is either gained or lost, east or west?
What about that?
Is that not spiritual reality in your very own eyes?
Think!
That really is completely arbitrary, based simply on the fact that the Brits decided to run the Prime Meridien (zero degrees longitude) through the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.

Zero degrees becomes 180 degrees, of course, when it crosses the Poles.

(Stand back, folks - I dunno how big the splash zone might be from this one.)

“Darwin was right..of course.”

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Evolution is true.....

#75959 Feb 14, 2013
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> Bill, science is man made and we all know that, man made things are not all that reliable.
There are limitations for science.
I don't remember hearing God helping the humans to defeat diseases (which He undoubtedly made) and help us live longer and give us relief from pain and suffering. In fact I don't know of any instances where He helped humanity at all.

In the last hundred years or so I think science has helped mankind more than your God has in over 2,000 years. Would you contest this statement??

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#75960 Feb 14, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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No, that was an honest answer, something you christians have no word for because, and you prove this all the time, honesty is a foreign concept.
Honest answer indeed!
If they don't know that, that means they don't know that God almighty do exist.

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#75961 Feb 14, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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Yet you trust a man made book called the bible for absolute guidance. When has a prayer landed us on the moon? Science did it, and so reliably that we launch things into orbit all the time. Science is reliable enough to bring the internet to you. Science is reliable enough to give you food that doesn't kill you, and clean water, and electricity for light, and medicine that extends your life past 20 or 30 years.
Phew!
We have argued about this before now, the bible is a God given inspired book written by men, but science are all man made, but thanks to God for giving us the brains to think.

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#75962 Feb 14, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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Um, it's actually just a fact, a result of the planet being a spheriod, it's still pretty arbitrary too, we could have had that same line go down through Seattle, or through China, it would still be exactly the same. Europe was chosen for it's location because they were some of the most proliferate explorers, and a bit arrogant.
Please, address the point directly.

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#75963 Feb 14, 2013
thewordofme wrote:
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Like the Bible....you are being conned.
Conned?
So, what is your point?

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#75964 Feb 14, 2013
Subduction Zone wrote:
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Chuckles, I don't cast pearls before swine. You first need to show that you understand the concept of evidence.
Subtles, you are always fond of boasting of evidence as well as proofs, now show it.
bohart

Newport, TN

#75965 Feb 14, 2013
macumazahn wrote:
<quoted text>See, you're doing that all ass-over-apex.
You are trying to cloak rational, logical and scientific points in hatred.
I suppose that makes it easier for you to grasp, since the science and logic are apparently beyond you.
One of the bits you're missing is that all deities, like all mythical creatures, are the same.
The FSM is on exactly the same plane as your deity - and Thor, and Marduk, and all the others.
Nothing new here , just Thor and Marduk
bohart

Newport, TN

#75966 Feb 14, 2013
thewordofme wrote:
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We're working on it dude....give us some time.
After all we only began the work about 60+- years ago.
Nature took millions of years.
While your at it work on wings for a frog so he won't bust his ass, ha,ha,ha, you'll have better luck puddle man.

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#75967 Feb 14, 2013
macumazahn wrote:
<quoted text>I don't know.
Nor do you.
How does that demonstrate your deity?
You don't know me, do you? and neither do i, but you are the one that openly confessed that you don't know.
For me and others, we knew.
bohart

Newport, TN

#75968 Feb 14, 2013
thewordofme wrote:
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If one believes that the Christian God is real then you are believing in a crazy and mentally deficient God. All one has to do is read the Old Testament to see how bad 'He' is/was.
Genocidal and egotistical loon.
Damn! you've already proved my point, can't you STFU .

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