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  •  For a different perspective on the influence of... (5+ / 0-)

    ...Christianity in Germany and the Holocaust read or watch Constantine's Sword.  I doubt these idiots have.

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    by Shockwave on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 08:39:45 PM PDT

    •  It's a thorough and thought-provoking look at how (3+ / 0-)

      Christianity developed from Judaism in the first 400 years after Jesus. It had me convinced that 2000 years from now there will be a Church of Elvis.

      I read it when I was studying for my conversion, from Midwestern Lutheran to Conservative Jew. This book gave me a really good way to explain everything to my family, who were trying to tell me that eternity is a long time to spend in hell.

      THE #1 reason I converted? I wanted to be a part of a religion that didn't have all the answers and didn't claim to have all the answers.

      The more we are, the less we need.

      by Fiddlegirl on Sat Apr 19, 2014 at 06:15:47 AM PDT

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      •  I remember reading the book (0+ / 0-)

        and thinking "there really isn't anything here that's new to Jewish historians".

        But it is well written, and if it helps Christians understand, more power to it.

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        by raboof on Sat Apr 19, 2014 at 12:30:12 PM PDT

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