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Author Topic:   Is the Bible the inerrant word of God? Or is it the words of men?
Tempe 12ft Chicken
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Message 644 of 2241 (742913)
11-25-2014 12:40 PM
Reply to: Message 631 by Faith
11-25-2014 9:38 AM

Re: Dying for a Cause
Faith writes:

You said there are lots of examples of Muslims being willing to die for their faith at the hands of others, but I don't know of any that are so certain as you seem to think. Perhaps there are, but you'd need to convince me.

Crusades...do we need to add more? Pretty sure lots of Muslims were martyred during this time. Would this fall under your definition of being forced to endure torture and death in the name of faith?

The theory of evolution by cumulative natural selection is the only theory we know of that is in principle capable of explaining the existence of organized complexity. - Richard Dawkins

Creationists make it sound as though a 'theory' is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night. - Issac Asimov

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What would Buddha do? Nothing! What does the Buddhist terrorist do? Goes into the middle of the street, takes the gas, *pfft*, Self-Barbecue. The Christian and the Muslim on either side are yelling, "What the Fuck are you doing?" The Buddhist says, "Making you deal with your shit. - Robin Williams

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