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17. Well, that's great, but lets not forget these Biblical Gems...
If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son ... Then shall his father and his mother ... bring him out unto the elders of his city ... And all the men of his city shall stone him with stones, that he die.
-- Deuteronomy 21:18-21


Let's not forget the women either. They are good for war booty...

"Have you allowed all the women to live?" he asked them.... "Now ... kill every woman who has slept with a man, but save for yourselves every girl who has never slept with a man."
-- Numbers 31:1-18


Maybe what God needs is a little burnt offering...

God did tempt Abraham, ... And he said, Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest ... and offer him there for a burnt offering...
-- Genesis 22:1-2
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  -"Spare the rod, spoil the child"...maybe not what you think it means xray s  Mar-18-05 04:34 PM   #0 
  - thanks  rodeodance   Mar-18-05 04:42 PM   #1 
  - Wow! Someone agrees  Bellamia   Mar-18-05 04:44 PM   #2 
  - Wow! Never knew the historical uses of a shepard's rod. It makes much  Verve   Mar-18-05 04:44 PM   #3 
  - The tool in question is called a cruikshank.  Zerex71   Mar-18-05 04:45 PM   #4 
  - very true - and something that needs resaying :-)  papau   Mar-18-05 04:45 PM   #5 
  - Actually the Bible says  wtmusic   Mar-18-05 04:48 PM   #6 
  - Thanks wtmusic. So the bible is saying if you don't guide your children  Verve   Mar-18-05 04:55 PM   #8 
  - I like this. I'm going to remember it.  cornermouse   Mar-18-05 04:49 PM   #7 
  - i have explained this to many parents  knowbody0   Mar-18-05 04:55 PM   #9 
  - Yes  Tux   Mar-19-05 12:31 PM   #11 
  - I like your reading, but ...  Jim__   Mar-19-05 09:17 AM   #10 
  - Yeah, it pretty much has to be.  igil   Mar-19-05 01:34 PM   #13 
  - thanks  Dookus   Mar-19-05 02:51 PM   #14 
     - It depends on the quote  Pigwidgeon   Mar-20-05 11:33 AM   #16 
  - The modern equivalent would be a dog's collar and leash  StopThePendulum   Mar-19-05 01:30 PM   #12 
  - Why should this argument be necessary?  _TJ_   Mar-20-05 11:19 AM   #15 
  - Well, that's great, but lets not forget these Biblical Gems...  progressoid   Mar-20-05 12:02 PM   #17 
 

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