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Jul
5
comment How does a biblical literalist interpret the tale of David and Goliath?
The main discrepancy will be between 1 Sam 17:56-58, where Saul asks David who his father is, and 1 Sam 16:17-21 where he clearly already knows who his father is.
Jul
5
answered Are the gifts of the Holy Spirit still active today?
Jul
5
revised Who are “Born again” Christians?
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Jul
4
revised Is it hypocritical to be a Christian and also be against welfare?
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Jul
4
answered Is it hypocritical to be a Christian and also be against welfare?
Jul
3
comment Is it hypocritical to be a Christian and also be against welfare?
It's also immoral to commit murder. Are you saying that putting that question in the hands of the government is immoral?
Jul
3
comment Is it hypocritical to be a Christian and also be against welfare?
This isn't the question. The question is about being against welfare.
Jul
3
comment How do we argue when someone posits a non-causal universe
I'm not sure that this is about Christianity. I think it might be better on the Philosophy site.
Jul
3
revised Who are “Born again” Christians?
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Jul
3
comment Is man born in God's image, or was that just Adam?
"Even an animal [...] has mind, emotion, will, creativity. " While there are those who would subscribe to this idea today, for most of Christianity's 2000 year history this would not have been thought true. It's not universally agreed today.
Jul
2
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Jul
1
comment Is man born in God's image, or was that just Adam?
Incidentally the only truly universal agreement in what 'image of God' means is that it isn't a physical likeness.
Jul
1
revised What does the bible say about interracial marriages?
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Jul
1
comment Is man born in God's image, or was that just Adam?
As a post-reformation Protestant I assure you that is not the case. Your problem is that you are interpreting 'image of God' to mean only the moral realm, and that is not how it is normally interpreted.
Jul
1
answered Is man born in God's image, or was that just Adam?
Jul
1
comment Is man born in God's image, or was that just Adam?
You should really only answer your own questions if your answer is a standard one. This looks like a personal interpretation.
Jul
1
revised Who are “Born again” Christians?
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Jun
30
comment Who are “Born again” Christians?
"A 'born again' Christian is someone who has come to believe in Jesus as their lord and savior in their heart." That's a really simplistic way of summing up a complex issue.
Jun
30
answered Who are “Born again” Christians?
Jun
28
answered Inheritance of original sin