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  •  I don't understand this part... (2+ / 0-)
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    Bud Fields, commonmass
    And some of the alleged followers of Jesus are starting to do the same to the word "Christian".
    are you saying they are making the word "Christian" into a slur?

    Just asking because I wasn't clear on your meaning.

    America could have chosen to be the worlds doctor, or grocer. We choose instead to be her policeman. pity

    by cacamp on Wed Jul 04, 2012 at 06:52:31 PM PDT

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    •  They're "tarnishing the brand" (4+ / 0-)

      as it were -- my 80 year old mother-in-law has admitted that the actions and words of folks such as Pat Robertson, the late Jerry Falwell and others of that stripe have made her embarrassed to call herself a Christian...and she's been a faithful member of the Episcopal Church for most of her days since college.

      Mitt Romney: the Etch-A-Sketch candidate in the era of YouTube

      by Cali Scribe on Wed Jul 04, 2012 at 09:55:07 PM PDT

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