You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #22: Just like when the dog is told to stay off the furniture. [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Religion/Theology Donate to DU
JVS Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-17-08 11:18 PM
Response to Reply #20
22. Just like when the dog is told to stay off the furniture.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
  -Isn't God a sinner? ccharles000  Nov-17-08 10:04 PM   #0 
  - This might get ugly.  flvegan   Nov-17-08 10:06 PM   #1 
  - I'm jealous of your seat.  DuStrange   Nov-20-08 04:46 PM   #38 
     - .  turtlensue   Nov-20-08 04:48 PM   #39 
        - sigh  DuStrange   Nov-20-08 04:53 PM   #40 
  - You know you've been on DU too long when you read...  originalpckelly   Nov-17-08 10:06 PM   #2 
  - Of course god is a Skinner!!!!  DeSwiss   Nov-18-08 04:40 PM   #34 
  - the jewish god is evil and hateful and vengeful and a  az chela   Nov-17-08 10:07 PM   #3 
  - Well, there are technically a-couple-o-ways you could go with that...  stevenleser   Nov-17-08 10:12 PM   #8 
  - That would be a MORTAL sin, wouldn't it?  DireStrike   Nov-17-08 10:08 PM   #4 
  - Conventional "Christian" notions of good and bad are lame.  patrice   Nov-17-08 10:10 PM   #5 
  - Make believe god characters can do anything the maker wants.  moobu2   Nov-17-08 10:11 PM   #6 
  - Isn't God a Shriner?  Oregonian   Nov-17-08 10:11 PM   #7 
  - god wears a hat? does god wear a raincoat when it rains? n/t  orleans   Nov-18-08 01:43 AM   #27 
  - No. The rules are for us, god is autonomous.  JVS   Nov-17-08 10:12 PM   #9 
  - Which means, incidentally...  Orrex   Nov-17-08 10:18 PM   #12 
     - As far as our perception of them, yes.  JVS   Nov-17-08 10:24 PM   #14 
        - No, it's much simpler than that  Orrex   Nov-17-08 10:34 PM   #17 
           - They might be arbitrary or not, it would depend of if there is some kind of consistency  JVS   Nov-17-08 11:17 PM   #21 
              - Consistent with what, though?  Orrex   Nov-18-08 09:30 AM   #29 
  - Thou shalt not commit murder,  Grey   Nov-17-08 10:13 PM   #10 
  - But who was the recipient of the commandment?  JVS   Nov-17-08 10:14 PM   #11 
     - OK, so it's "do as I say- not as I do"?  Grey   Nov-17-08 11:17 PM   #20 
        - Just like when the dog is told to stay off the furniture.  JVS   Nov-17-08 11:18 PM   #22 
           - I love it!!!!  ZombieHorde   Nov-18-08 03:12 PM   #30 
           - Yes, but the furniture is made for us by us.  John Gauger   Nov-18-08 04:38 PM   #33 
  - Fortunately, divinity is not constrained  The Traveler   Nov-17-08 10:22 PM   #13 
  - If he/she is anything like the Fundie Christian concept, yes.  donco6   Nov-17-08 10:27 PM   #15 
  - If the god of the Bible existed, he would be a sinner.  elshiva   Nov-17-08 10:30 PM   #16 
  - I thought the title said....  DearAbby   Nov-17-08 10:37 PM   #18 
  - Some say there is only one sin: to fall short of The Glory Of God, now...  bridgit   Nov-17-08 10:39 PM   #19 
  - It is completely impossible for God to be a sinner.  MiltonF   Nov-17-08 11:26 PM   #23 
  - My God is kind.  emilyg   Nov-17-08 11:28 PM   #24 
  - But God has the pardon power, so...  ashling   Nov-17-08 11:40 PM   #25 
  - Wrong forum  brentspeak   Nov-17-08 11:52 PM   #26 
  - You should ask him!  Morrisons Ghost   Nov-18-08 06:45 AM   #28 
  - Of course He is. ...  Deep13   Nov-18-08 03:25 PM   #31 
  - Don't put too much thought into it.  John Gauger   Nov-18-08 04:33 PM   #32 
  - Details, details, details.....  DeSwiss   Nov-18-08 04:46 PM   #35 
  - Great cartoon.  elshiva   Nov-20-08 01:05 AM   #37 
  - It more accurately means "zealous"=passionate, or hot.  Waiting For Everyman   Nov-18-08 08:59 PM   #36 
  - Religion is a hallucination.  TWiley   Nov-25-08 04:47 AM   #41 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Religion/Theology Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC