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  •  This self-named "Christian" is ignorant of the (4+ / 0-)
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    Chrislove, G2geek, Gemina13, nellgwen

    bible. One of the very first things the church did was change tradition at the council of Jerusalem, when it was agreed that Gentiles did not need to be circumcized to become Christians. Abolitionists advocated a re-reading of the bible on similar authority and all Christians accept that new, deeper reading.

    Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary? . . . and respect the dignity of every human being.

    by Wee Mama on Tue Oct 09, 2012 at 09:45:09 AM PDT

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