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ChoralScholar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-08-09 03:23 PM
Response to Reply #7
12. Yes - they place themselves in this dumbfounding, unprovable
catch-22:

If you have enough faith, God will do anything!

If he doesn't do it, you didn't have enough faith! Sorry. Try again next time!


It's a nice bit of circular reasoning.
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  -When Parents Call God Instead of the Doctor moobu2  Feb-08-09 10:02 AM   #0 
  - ... they should have their kids removed from their custody...  BlooInBloo   Feb-08-09 10:03 AM   #1 
  - Religion is a virus  Christa   Feb-08-09 10:03 AM   #2 
  - The doctors that supplied Heath Ledger with enough pills to  midnight   Feb-08-09 10:07 AM   #3 
  - It was Heath who chose to injest; no doctor force fed him those pills.  glowing   Feb-08-09 10:21 AM   #6 
  - True but taking enough of them can make you confused.He may have even taken  glinda   Feb-08-09 03:38 PM   #13 
     - Could've, would've and should've  rd_kent   Feb-08-09 03:59 PM   #15 
        - That is why I called it "murder" and if you have ever known people who  glinda   Feb-08-09 05:24 PM   #17 
  - There are a myriad of things in your own house, which, if you choose to ingest  ChoralScholar   Feb-08-09 03:21 PM   #11 
  - So sad.  kiva   Feb-08-09 10:14 AM   #4 
  - Yeah...that'll work. Call on an imaginary entity to come cure  MineralMan   Feb-08-09 10:16 AM   #5 
  - "Christian Science" is a tragic oxymoron.  The Doctor.   Feb-08-09 02:08 PM   #7 
  - Don't whack the Christian Scientists  nichomachus   Feb-08-09 02:34 PM   #8 
  - Wasn't referring specifically to them, but to the idea of 'faith based' science itself.  The Doctor.   Feb-08-09 02:51 PM   #9 
  - Yeah -- that is an oxymoron, but it's ironic that  nichomachus   Feb-08-09 03:03 PM   #10 
     - Regardless of the shortcomings of today's medicine,  progressoid   Feb-08-09 05:33 PM   #18 
        - CS didn't do it to this child -- it was another group  nichomachus   Feb-08-09 08:27 PM   #19 
  - Theyre attempting to influence a new regulation they know is coming.  moobu2   Feb-08-09 04:40 PM   #16 
  - Yes - they place themselves in this dumbfounding, unprovable  ChoralScholar   Feb-08-09 03:23 PM   #12 
  - If that Law goes into effect, they can murder their own kids and get away with it  glinda   Feb-08-09 03:41 PM   #14 
 

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