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Tue Dec 13, 2011, 09:42 AM

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Just a quick thought - why do Right Wing Christians want to go to heaven/live in the Kingdom of God? Really, think about it - these people rail endlessly against the 'evils' (as they selfishly perceive them) of socialism, they claim that the Bible supports their vision of 'God helps he who helps himself' even though it absolutely doesn't.

Jesus, as portrayed in the texts of the New Testament, is profoundly, fundamentally, socialist. He makes the point again and again, as in this passage from Matthew 25 -

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So what are the Right Wingers hoping to find when they get to their heaven? Why do they want to go at all if they find socialism so offensive? Seems to me that the selfishness of their version of Hell would probably suit them better!


Forgot the link: http://anatheistviewpoint.blogspot.com/2011/09/socialist-heaven.html

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