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Aug
25
comment What is theological root of global warming skepticism?
Let us continue this discussion in chat.
Aug
25
comment Tower of Babel dispersion after the Table of Nations?
I gave it a try. I think the answer to this is that the Table of Nations extends past the events at the Tower of Babel. "Basically, here are all the descendants of Noah who dispersed all over the earth, and oh, by the way, this is how they were dispersed."
Aug
19
comment What is the biblical argument for eating meat, or that vegetarianism is possible but not commanded?
@Flimzy I'm not sure how a doctrinal tradition would be distinctive for this question.
Aug
18
comment What does it mean to “flee to the mountains” as writen in Mark?
Look around, identify land that rises up very high into the sky, start running in that direction.
Aug
18
comment What Bible passage does this $1,000,000 dollar bill reference?
Why Abe Lincoln? He was a great guy and all, but shouldn't that be a picture of Jesus?
Aug
14
comment What is the Bible and Christian view on Astrology?
So, the story of Josephs has nothing to do with start and, therefore, nothing to do with astrology. So, how does this answer the question?
Aug
13
comment What is the Origin of the name 'Yahweh'?
He received it from God Himself.
Aug
12
comment How does the LDS Church handle verses that imply there is no one like God?
I suppose it is possible that "there is no God like me" is a colloquialism, but do you have any evidence that it actually is? If not, then we probably should read it plainly. Otherwise, we could propose that to any passage of Scripture. Also, what about all the other verses listed?
Aug
12
comment During creation the Bible says, God saw that various things were 'good'. Did He not know they were going to be good?
That is reading into the text quite a bit. The passage does not demand at all that God was astonished to find that what He created was good. Peculiarities in speech exist in various languages. Russians refer to their own births in the active tense, as if they brought themselves forth. English uses the passive. The creation account was written in Hebrew, while you're reading it in English (I presume). It behooves us to allow for stylistic differences in other languages without misreading it.
Aug
11
comment Praying for Jesus?
Please do not call non-Catholic views "false".
Aug
11
comment When did the prohibition of marriage for priests in the Catholic church originate?
@FMShyanguya Actually, the Bible affirms that Peter was married. In the Gospel of Mark, Jesus heals Peter's mother-in-law. Additionally, the gospels mention nothing about any apostle being celibate. Paul was the only one that was not married.
Aug
5
comment Is there any historical evidence that would indicate where exactly the ark of the covenant is now located?
Any evidence for this?
Aug
5
comment Is there a Christian definition of “social justice?”
However, this story seems to refer to personal charity--not political philosophy.
Aug
5
comment Is there a Christian definition of “social justice?”
Christianity supports the idea of charity--not social justice.
Aug
5
comment How do YECs respond to the lack of non-Christian buy-in to their “creation science”?
We wouldn't expect atheists to embrace creationism. It kind of defeats their philosophy. The atheist has to embrace some explanation for creation, no matter how implausible it may be, lest he be made to forfeit his atheism. The atheist will even consider the possibility of aliens before allowing for creation.
Aug
5
comment How do YECs respond to the lack of non-Christian buy-in to their “creation science”?
Yes, Richard Dawkins is open to alien creatures "seeding" life on this planet, but he is not open to the existence of God.
Aug
5
comment By what did Jesus call Joseph?
There is no source for the answer to this, so the answer could only be speculation.
Aug
1
comment How are spirits born?
Better to keep this LDS only. You can only accept one answer.
Jul
31
comment Is BDSM dealt with in Scripture?
I think the nature of this question is a problem as well. We shouldn't sexualize the site, and there's a danger of a whole trove of questions in this area being asked.
Jul
30
comment Do Protestants believe that the Holy Spirit stopped leading the church?
Again, you are twisting things. Are you running for office?