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Author Topic:   A Problem With the Literal Interpretation of Scripture
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Message 139 of 304 (646664)
01-05-2012 11:23 PM
Reply to: Message 132 by foreveryoung
01-05-2012 3:15 PM

It was God's plan to bring his kingdom in during the time of Jesus. If israel had accepted her king, the nations that rebelled against that kingdom would have been annihilated just like the ancient caananites. His kingdom has been postponed....
So, an all knowing, all seeing, all powerful supreme entity had to change the schedule?
And this doesn't strike you as absurd?

Ridicule is the only weapon which can be used against unintelligible propositions. -- Thomas Jefferson
We see monsters where science shows us windmills. -- Phat
It has always struck me as odd that fundies devote so much time and effort into trying to find a naturalistic explanation for their mythical flood, while looking for magical explanations for things that actually happened. -- Dr. Adequate
...creationists have a great way to detect fraud and it doesn't take 8 or 40 years or even a scientific degree to spot the fraud--'if it disagrees with the bible then it is wrong'.... -- archaeologist

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