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Thou Shalt Not be Catholic

Dollysboy Wrote: Apr 08, 2013 5:27 PM
Imagine that! We can certainly be thankful that Christ and His followers have never indulged in violent attacks on others in the Americas or in Europe. Not to mention the Middle East. At least not to the point of murder. Or not many anyway. No more than 5 or 6 million certainly.
jkash1776 Wrote: Apr 08, 2013 7:12 PM
ARe you talking about the 80 million people ALONE murdered in China in the 20th century by one anti-Christian dictator, or the hundreds of other millions murdered all over the world in the 20th century, by their own anti-Christian rulers?
You ARE talking about them right, those who single handedly tried to extermine two religions from the face of the earth, using violence and extermination that had as its victim, numbers more numerous than ALL the wars and all the violence done since the beginning of civilization.
And those cAtholic numbers? Not even in the hundreds, buddy. Try again.
jkash1776 Wrote: Apr 08, 2013 7:08 PM
YOu take about a couple of decades of violence - during which the entire world was engaged in the same- and choose to ignore the 1900 other years when Christianity was developing civilization to eventually form a more perfect union that believed in freedom for all....who agreed to abide by the laws that had shaped 1900 years of civilization. Nobody had to become Christian, they just had to assimilate into a country that had founded its laws on those principles.But the immmoral hate goodness, it's a side effect of sin.

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