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The Death of American Religion

Marie150 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:43 PM
You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden Nor do men light a lamp, and put it under the basket, but on the lampstand; and it gives light to all who are in the house.
Paul453 Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 12:03 AM
1 Corinthians 6:9  ¶Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,
10  Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God.
Matthew 20:16  So the last shall be first, and the first last: for many be called, but few chosen.John 10:1  ¶Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber.
Marie150 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:49 PM
The Church should not be unequally yoked with Human Secularists in helping the poor. Those that reject God do not intend for those receiving help to glorify our Father in heaven.
Marie150 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:47 PM
Here is the whole purpose of good works.

So that all will glorify our Father in heaven.

Do good in God's name, and do an excellent job!
Marie150 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 9:45 PM
Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify
your Father who is in heaven.

In the aftermath of the re-election of President Barack Obama, conservatives searched the heavens and the earth for answers. Some suggested that Mitt Romney lost because Republicans didn't reach out more to Latino voters; some suggested that Romney lost because his "get out the vote" system fell apart on Election Day. Romney himself said that he lost because President Obama separated voting groups with particularly calibrated "gifts" designed to curry their favor.

In truth, Mitt Romney lost for the same reason that traditional marriage lost on Election Day: America is becoming a less religious country. And that bodes ill...