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moondust Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-05-05 01:39 PM
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21. Ten Commandments are authoritarian.
COMMANDMENTS!! Beatitudes are so much fluff. Peacemakers the children of God? Ha! Not in 'puke country.
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  -Why the Ten Commandments? mediaman007  Mar-05-05 09:45 AM   #0 
  - I dunno. The adultery thing, maybe?  aquart   Mar-05-05 09:51 AM   #1 
  - That's why they don't want Gay marriage...  mediaman007   Mar-05-05 09:55 AM   #2 
  - it has nothing to do with the content of the commandments  unblock   Mar-05-05 10:11 AM   #8 
     - Moses is guffawing somewhere.  aquart   Mar-05-05 10:28 AM   #12 
  - The Beatitudes aren't compatible with free-market conservativism.  atommom   Mar-05-05 09:56 AM   #3 
  - Then "The Beatitudes" become our wedge issue into the Xtian Right!  mediaman007   Mar-05-05 09:58 AM   #4 
  - You've got the winning explanation.  etherealtruth   Mar-05-05 10:07 AM   #6 
  - Little by little, and they have become very blatant about it, it  asjr   Mar-05-05 09:59 AM   #5 
  - they're smart enough to include judaism  unblock   Mar-05-05 10:09 AM   #7 
  - Yep. Everybody cribs from the Torah.  aquart   Mar-05-05 10:30 AM   #13 
  - Xtian Right  Mz Pip   Mar-05-05 10:14 AM   #9 
  - Sabbath day  ryan_cats   Mar-05-05 10:35 AM   #14 
  - Really. Or, why not the Golden Rule?  LizW   Mar-05-05 10:16 AM   #10 
  - Amen! That's what I try to live by.  classof56   Mar-05-05 10:24 AM   #11 
  - i disagree with the fundamental of the golden rule  seabeyond   Mar-05-05 10:37 AM   #15 
     - I find your train of thought very confused.  Toots   Mar-05-05 10:44 AM   #17 
  - kinda made me sad  seabeyond   Mar-05-05 10:41 AM   #16 
  - My God and I plan to start attending church again!  mediaman007   Mar-05-05 11:17 AM   #18 
     - in the shower this morning, ........  seabeyond   Mar-05-05 11:44 AM   #19 
  - Obviously because we all still live in the desert  mr blur   Mar-05-05 01:22 PM   #20 
  - Ten Commandments are authoritarian.  Xap   Mar-05-05 01:39 PM   #21 
     - Christ didn't command...he sacrificed himself...  mediaman007   Mar-05-05 05:45 PM   #22 
 

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