Church in Wales inquiry after rector burns Bible pages

Jul 25, 2011 | Posted by: Joe DeCaro | Full story: www.virtueonline.org

The Church in Wales says it is investigating after a Gwynedd rector burnt some pages from the Bible.

The Reverend Geraint ap Iorwerth of St Peter ad Vincula Church, Pennal, also cut up pages from the King James Bible to create an artwork ...

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from virtueonline:

"He revealed his controversial piece of art at an event to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible.

"He said:'I find it highly offensive that people would think I have given my life to serving that type of God and that I would regard the words of the King James Bible as sacred truth.

"'I cut out all the nasty bits of that Bible, the language of which is being celebrated all over the place this year, because I don't think you can separate that language from the God it is representing ...

"'The King James Bible should be praised for its language but not for the God it represents - the two need to be separated.'

"He said he burnt the pages, which were the remaining scraps of those he cut up to make the display, as a 'symbol of all the suffering in the world.'"
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The false teachers and ministers of darkness multiply as do those they deceive as Jesus said, for Satan knows His time is getting very short.
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Joe DeCaro wrote:
from virtueonline:
"He revealed his controversial piece of art at an event to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible.
"He said:'I find it highly offensive that people would think I have given my life to serving that type of God and that I would regard the words of the King James Bible as sacred truth.
"'I cut out all the nasty bits of that Bible, the language of which is being celebrated all over the place this year, because I don't think you can separate that language from the God it is representing ...
"'The King James Bible should be praised for its language but not for the God it represents - the two need to be separated.'
"He said he burnt the pages, which were the remaining scraps of those he cut up to make the display, as a 'symbol of all the suffering in the world.'"
TEC, Ken, MW, McCabe and Sel, may not go as far as burning the Bible pages they don't like but they certainly readily ignore the passages that goes against the sins they affirm and celebrate.

In the end there really isn't much difference.

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TEC, Ken, MW, McCabe and Sel, may not go as far as burning the Bible pages they don't like but they ...
... still try to "burn" us when we quote them.

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Think Again wrote:
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TEC, Ken, MW, McCabe and Sel, may not go as far as burning the Bible pages they don't like but they certainly readily ignore the passages that goes against the sins they affirm and celebrate.
In the end there really isn't much difference.
There is a "fire" and a "burning," TA.

But, it is not a "fire" of combustible materials.

Yet, it is a "fire" that you must seek.

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If they can burn heretics why can' they burn an idol?

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