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onehandle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-14-08 02:07 PM
Response to Reply #21
24. Yes, and things changed.
Edited on Wed May-14-08 02:10 PM by onehandle
Note the absence of the Spanish Inquisition too.
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  -Wow. This long-lapsed Catholic is impressed with the seven "new" deadly sins - IndyOp  May-14-08 01:35 PM   #0 
  - does buggering altar boys fall under the "violation of fundamental rights of human nature"?  niyad   May-14-08 01:37 PM   #1 
  - Morally Debatable experiment  alfredo   May-14-08 01:41 PM   #7 
  - WTF does that mean???  nichomachus   May-14-08 01:49 PM   #15 
     - No, it was a tongue in cheek reply to the above post.  alfredo   May-14-08 01:54 PM   #17 
        - Not you -- just the term they used. It doesn't make any sense.  nichomachus   May-14-08 02:03 PM   #22 
           - Think of the Nazi experiments on twins.  alfredo   May-14-08 02:11 PM   #29 
              - I don't think those were "debatable"  nichomachus   May-14-08 02:17 PM   #32 
              - I think they are talking about cloning.  alfredo   May-14-08 02:52 PM   #37 
                 - And stem cell research.  turtlensue   May-14-08 03:14 PM   #41 
                    - Yes. I think they bundle stem cell research and cloning as one.  alfredo   May-14-08 03:59 PM   #50 
              - I'm thinking the pope at the time: not too concerned. nt  endarkenment   May-14-08 03:38 PM   #46 
  - Sexual abuse of children is most definitely a violation of fundamental rights...  IndyOp   May-14-08 01:44 PM   #11 
     - It is not just the church it is a disease of people in power. They feel  alfredo   May-14-08 01:56 PM   #20 
        - I get what you are saying. There is an additional wrinkle for some "cultists"  IndyOp   May-14-08 05:22 PM   #58 
           - A rite of passage. In some societies the tribal elders get the first  alfredo   May-15-08 02:33 PM   #79 
  - Republican catholic politicians are going to hell.  graywarrior   May-14-08 01:37 PM   #2 
  - Will bishops call for them not to be allowed communion?  rurallib   May-14-08 01:46 PM   #13 
  - Bishops get their freak on too. I used to know guy in Detroit who was  alfredo   May-14-08 02:08 PM   #26 
     - I worked for a church in MA and all the parishiners knew abut the head guys girlfriend  graywarrior   May-14-08 03:05 PM   #38 
        - I for one think priests should be allowed to marry.  alfredo   May-14-08 03:58 PM   #49 
  - They probably already own it  moggie   May-14-08 01:51 PM   # 
  - Thom pointed out the difference  margotb822   May-14-08 01:37 PM   #3 
  - and what does the church consider 'excessive' wealth? a gold chalice excessive?  spanone   May-14-08 01:38 PM   #4 
  - I noticed the curious omission of "waging war" among the newly named sins.  yardwork   May-14-08 02:07 PM   #25 
     - The manual's moderately clear on the murder issue  Posteritatis   May-15-08 04:16 PM   #81 
  - I believe we have Dante, not the Bible, to thank for the "7 deadly sins"  ThomWV   May-14-08 01:40 PM   #5 
  - What makes then "sins" rather than just immoral? nt  Deep13   May-14-08 01:40 PM   #6 
  - Wish they'd listed eight or nine  truedelphi   May-14-08 01:42 PM   #8 
  - I would think your 8 & 9 would be already covered in  napi21   May-14-08 01:45 PM   #12 
     - You are right. If we didn't have the dumbest President in the world  truedelphi   May-14-08 02:16 PM   #30 
     - You are right. If we didn't have the dumbest President in the world  truedelphi   May-14-08 02:16 PM   #31 
  - "Inflicting poverty"  DesertedRose   May-14-08 01:42 PM   #9 
  - Looting was such a stupid charge. Were would the looters put the items looted, in his boat?  Mountainman   May-14-08 01:56 PM   #19 
  - Accumulating wealth and Inflicting poverty  boloboffin   May-14-08 01:43 PM   #10 
  - Gandhi's list of the 7 deadly sins. . .  DinahMoeHum   May-14-08 01:47 PM   #14 
  - That sums up the Republican platform!  yardwork   May-14-08 02:09 PM   #28 
  - I have list posted on my office wall... Love it. (n/t)  IndyOp   May-14-08 05:29 PM   #60 
  - The Catholic Church is not like the fundie churches.  onehandle   May-14-08 01:51 PM   #16 
  - agree with the sciences? dark ages, anyone? galileo?  niyad   May-14-08 02:02 PM   #21 
  - Yes, and things changed.  onehandle   May-14-08 02:07 PM   #24 
     - But the office of the Inquisition still exists under a different name, and Ratzinger was actually  Idealist Hippie   May-14-08 02:39 PM   #34 
     - well that's because...  pc1971   May-14-08 07:30 PM   #65 
     - Apology Is Policy: Violate first while claiming moral superiority, apologize later ... whoops  judasdisney   May-15-08 03:38 AM   #71 
        - And then give the violators cushy jobs in the Vatican library.  Idealist Hippie   May-15-08 08:10 PM   #85 
  - But if priests marry  nichomachus   May-14-08 02:05 PM   #23 
  - "They agree with the sciences"  Bornaginhooligan   May-14-08 03:39 PM   #47 
  - If you're talking about Transubstantiation, that's a pretty small issue.  onehandle   May-14-08 04:12 PM   #51 
     - I'm talking about genetic manipulation.  Bornaginhooligan   May-14-08 04:16 PM   #54 
  - And ordain women. nt  JerseygirlCT   May-14-08 04:14 PM   #53 
  - I don't like it - I think it's interesting  bryant69   May-14-08 01:55 PM   #18 
  - i don't think the movie version will be as good as the original "seven"...  QuestionAll   May-14-08 02:08 PM   #27 
  - So its off to hell for drinking wine?  endarkenment   May-14-08 02:38 PM   #33 
  - If there's not a UPC on it, you go to hell for taking it.  jmowreader   May-14-08 03:23 PM   #44 
  - So if I make my own beer - straight to hell?  endarkenment   May-14-08 03:36 PM   #45 
     - Straight to hell. Sorry, man, but those are the rules.  jmowreader   May-14-08 05:53 PM   #63 
  - direct conflict with Rastas  reggie the dog   May-15-08 05:58 AM   #75 
  - how about pedophilia or wearing large hats?  lame54   May-14-08 02:45 PM   #35 
  - Large hats (aka "church hats") are fine.  jmowreader   May-14-08 05:55 PM   #64 
  - What's wrong with genetic manipulation?  Evoman   May-14-08 02:52 PM   #36 
  - Its teh evul ya know  turtlensue   May-14-08 03:11 PM   #39 
  - Genetic manipulation?  Bornaginhooligan   May-14-08 03:13 PM   #40 
  - They didn't really "censor" it. They just executed people who believed in it.  Idealist Hippie   May-14-08 03:22 PM   #42 
     - And burned all the books.  Bornaginhooligan   May-14-08 03:23 PM   #43 
        - Well, yeah, that too.....  Idealist Hippie   May-14-08 05:13 PM   #57 
           - You're both full of shit  spoony   May-15-08 05:06 PM   #83 
              - Are you referring to Copernicus, or do I need to guess again?  Idealist Hippie   May-15-08 08:07 PM   #84 
  - "Drug trafficking and consumption."  Iggo   May-14-08 03:55 PM   #48 
  - for catechism it was easy to remember those one word sins..  angstlessk   May-14-08 04:12 PM   #52 
  - I wonder if that's the intent?  Posteritatis   May-15-08 04:22 PM   #82 
  - "Morally debatable?"  Geoff R. Casavant   May-14-08 04:21 PM   #55 
  - Funny how the "written by God" Bible didn't pick up on these.  Finnfan   May-14-08 04:25 PM   #56 
  - Drug consumption and trafficking?  PeaceNikki   May-14-08 05:26 PM   #59 
  - no, just people like me who  reggie the dog   May-15-08 06:00 AM   #76 
  - Drug trafficking but not human trafficking?  Iris   May-14-08 05:41 PM   #61 
  - Damning BushCo to Hell is a wonderful thing!  Juniperx   May-14-08 05:43 PM   #62 
  - I think it's cool we can now believe aliens exist.  sparosnare   May-14-08 07:36 PM   #66 
  - Oh no! The Catholic church has become SECULAR HUMANISM!!  Elspeth   May-14-08 07:56 PM   #67 
  - the more things change, the more they remain the same  dweller   May-15-08 12:08 AM   #68 
  - explain to me how selling cannabis is commerce without morality  reggie the dog   May-15-08 06:03 AM   #77 
  - Well, the Catholic church has already broke #'s 3 and 7 on that list.  Fox Mulder   May-15-08 12:11 AM   #69 
  - Hey Benedict,  crimsonblue   May-15-08 12:49 AM   #70 
  - There is nothing that entering into a man that can defile that man.  Wizard777   May-15-08 03:59 AM   #72 
  - IF you drink alcohol  reggie the dog   May-15-08 05:53 AM   #73 
  - Drug consumption has went from an illness to a sin?  NNN0LHI   May-15-08 05:58 AM   #74 
  - Why do you consider me to be a modern example of evil?  reggie the dog   May-15-08 06:34 AM   #78 
  - Sometimes I get some glimmers of hope that the Church will join the 21st century.  AngryOldDem   May-15-08 03:14 PM   #80 

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