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comment How is Christ's death so significant?
Interesting, thanks. Swedenborg doesn't mince words!
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comment What is the physical evidence for a local flood?
@thedarkwanderer local floods happen constantly, yes; but that does not mean that "Noah's flood" represents an actual event. We have winter regularly - and even unexpected cold spells in other seasons; that doesn't mean that this is evidence that "The Day After Tomorrow" (2004 film) depicts actual events from a "localized winter". The lack of evidence of a global winter in the last few decades is not evidence for this having happened, but locally.
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comment What does the Bible say about people with mental illness?
@rhetorician no, no resentment. Amusement, perhaps.
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comment In what countries is it illegal to own a Bible (the most banned book in the world)?
@Narnian ah, if only the world could reach an agreement on which group is the True Christians™
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comment What is the meaning of God's omni-powers?
@svidgen after a year, you'll excuse me if this is hazy... But: if we're taking about the power to lie - that is definitely a power that exists. If, however, you are re-defining omnipotence as "the set of powers that the owner has", than that's awesome: I'm omnipotent too! I have all the powers that I have!
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comment What is a Christian's justification for a legal prohibition of homosexual marriage?
@dcreight if you take the Bible literally, then you also have to accept that Eve was an afterthought after looking through the animals...