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University Apologizes for Stomping Jesus

dreadnaught/13 Wrote: Mar 23, 2013 1:27 PM
The teacher's a bad example to American scholars. ". . . why they can’t step on the paper. Discuss the importance of symbols in culture. " Is that what passes for culture in the leftist halls of academe?
RockinRickOwen Wrote: Mar 23, 2013 1:38 PM
It would be more revealing (though less informative) to learn what motivated those who DID step on the paper.

I had a friend of mine ask that, if he truly believed in God, or only because he had been taught to believe in God. His parents were up in arms at his asking. I told him that EVERYONE who claims to be a Christian should ask that question.

The most neglected lesson in the gospels is the one on zealotry, avoiding the leaven of the Pharisees and the Sadducees. The leaven of the Kingdom feeds many people, while the leaven of religion fights many people.
Kimbery Wrote: Mar 23, 2013 2:23 PM
Perhaps as adults some people are able to recognize that nothing handwritten on a piece of notebook paper is actually sacred.

dbaker909 Wrote: Mar 23, 2013 2:43 PM
Kimbery=Momma's Boy Narcissist.

Florida Atlantic University has issued an apology for a classroom assignment that involving students writing the name “Jesus” on a sheet of paper and then stomping on the paper. The university also said the lesson will never again be used.

“We sincerely apologize for any offense this has caused,” the university said in a prepared statement. “Florida Atlantic University respects all religions and welcomes people of all faiths, backgrounds and beliefs.”

The university initially defended the Christ-bashing lesson which is included textbook titled, “Intercultural Communication: A Contextual Approach, 5th Edition.”

Fox News obtained a...