By understanding what Jesus taught, in your case - you have failed to do such.<quoted text>
People learn by hearing and how can they learn if someone is not sent?
If you are trying to prove the Bible as inaccurate, you are doing a splendid job at it. Because I can list many things within the Bible that DOES teach about Self, and many that teach evil.<quoted text>
Oh yeah just read the bible of every truth is spelled out clearly and everyone is in charge. Its all about self. ;0
Your statement sounds like you don't understand the Bible.
Iraneaus was a self-righteous egomaniac, out to control people through greed and power.<quoted text>
Ireneaus argument was simple.
I can see why you reference him, most Catholics I have met, seem to fall within the same description.
ABQ, NM and my parents. And oh yeah, "God".<quoted text>
Show me from whence you come.
Why? Do you need a biblical or biological lesson in reproduction?
You do realize I just didn't "poof" into existence, right?
Let's see - Thomas was an Apostle, John was an Apostle, Philip was an Apostle, James was an Apostles.<quoted text>
Your truths could not be found by anyone who was traced back to the Apostles.
Now let's look at the Bible - "Paul" wasn't an Apostle, "Luke" wasn't an Apostle, Titus wasn't an Apostle, Philemon wasn't an Apostle. Do you need me to go on? It actually sounds like you aren't utilizing any of the Apostles to formulate your ruse.
Hmmmm.....you are beginning to sound very stupid, DS. I'd guess you are better than this.
Oh yes there will be. Don't be so afraid to find your faults, as you will never find the salvation you seek.<quoted text>
No further discussion necessary.
Quite the opposite, you just can't accept the facts I post.<quoted text>
I have ignored you because you have nothing of value to say.
If you didn't believe and follow men as you do, you wouldn't be in your predicament.
True on you shouldn't believe men. And that would include me.<quoted text>
Why read anything its written by men but we should listen to you whatever you are. lol No Thanks. Have a nice life. Self it up. Its all good.
But I've never asked you to believe. All I ever have done is post the facts that your religion and its swindlers have decidingly left out of the story. So your anger twoards me, should be redirected back at your own heirarchy of individuals who continue to allow the ruse to occur.
Well except Pope Francis, as he seems to finally have figured out what Jesus was really talking about. Why can't you?