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Do Liberal Christians Trust Jesus?

[caption id="attachment_182" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Photo by babsteve"]Photo by babsteve[/caption] Not all Christians are literalistic fundamentalists or even orthodox in their theologies. There do exist "liberal" Christians who focus on a loving, generous message of Jesus rather than the more traditional views of God's fitful nature. Many liberal Christians consider parts of the Bible mythology, metaphor, and primitive, bronze-age expression of the unknown. With those points, skeptics may agree and also appreciate the holistic approach to the scriptures. This view is much more friendly and acceptable than the hellfire and brimstone extremist views held by a few overly-vocal groups. However, I still have problems understanding how someone can be a liberal Christian without cherry-picking, contradiction, and unsure/unsteady beliefs. My first question is: Do liberal Christians trust Jesus? (more…)

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Awesomely bad!

Nothing says “Jesus loves you” like some cheesy, contemporary Christian videos marked by religious buzzwords and poor production value. [NOTE: Due to the age of these videos, some of them are unavailable and have been removed. Thanks for visiting!] Why is it that all sacred dancers wear the same outfits Read more…

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Stone Me

If I was living under Mosaic law today, here are the offenses for which I would be put to death: Cursing Parents For every one that curseth his father or his mother shall be surely put to death: he hath cursed his father or his mother; his blood shall be Read more…