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Spirituality

  1. Standard member dj2becker
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    04 Sep '18 18:45
    Who does?

    “A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right and evil doesn't become good, just because it's accepted by a majority.”

    Booker. T Washington
  2. Standard member Rajk999
    Enjoying
    04 Sep '18 19:38
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    Who does?

    “A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right and evil doesn't become good, just because it's accepted by a majority.”

    Booker. T Washington
    The lie that all Christians are eternally saved once they profess their faith, does not become truth even if it is accepted by the majority of Christians.
  3. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    04 Sep '18 22:40
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    Who does?

    “A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right and evil doesn't become good, just because it's accepted by a majority.”

    Booker. T Washington
    First the question
    "Does anyone dictate good and evil?"

    If the answer is NO then your question is non-sensical.

    If you think the answer is YES then your question is probably already answered.
  4. Standard member dj2becker
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    05 Sep '18 12:41
    Originally posted by @rajk999
    The lie that all Christians are eternally saved once they profess their faith, does not become truth even if it is accepted by the majority of Christians.
    I've never heard any Christian claim that.
  5. Standard member dj2becker
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    05 Sep '18 12:43
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    First the question
    "Does anyone dictate good and evil?"

    If the answer is NO then your question is non-sensical.

    If you think the answer is YES then your question is probably already answered.
    What is your answer to the question? We all know what mine is.
  6. Standard member Ghost of a Duke
    Zen Master
    05 Sep '18 14:55
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    What is your answer to the question? We all know what mine is.
    The spiders in my attic know what yours is.
  7. 05 Sep '18 18:25
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    Who does?

    “A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right and evil doesn't become good, just because it's accepted by a majority.”

    Booker. T Washington
    Is it wrong to burn people alive?
  8. Standard member Rajk999
    Enjoying
    05 Sep '18 19:27
    Originally posted by @divegeester
    Is it wrong to burn people alive?
    I can think of a few people who deserve to be burnt alive. Burning everyone whose names are not written in the book of life ... well, that one is wrong.
  9. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    05 Sep '18 19:55
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    What is your answer to the question? We all know what mine is.
    Read my reply.
    Your question is nonsensical to me.
  10. Standard member dj2becker
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    06 Sep '18 04:44
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    Read my reply.
    Your question is nonsensical to me.
    I was referring to the question you asked me.
  11. Standard member dj2becker
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    06 Sep '18 04:59
    Originally posted by @rajk999
    The lie that all Christians are eternally saved once they profess their faith, does not become truth even if it is accepted by the majority of Christians.
    The Bible doesn't teach that all you have to do is proclaim your faith and that's it.
  12. 06 Sep '18 09:55
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    Who does?

    “A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right and evil doesn't become good, just because it's accepted by a majority.”

    Booker. T Washington
    What is objectively good is known by God, and was revealed by His Gospel on earth, obviouisly, is the only proper Christian response.

    It also is true that many people, without God, have some idea of the good, and know what the good is to a very clear degree, and this is because they are ikons of God.

    The "culture" or the "times" never dictate what is moral or virtuous, or what is a vice.

    This is because cultures and times and periods tend to produce their own vices that they deem as necessary for having a comfortable, managed society, and they just throw their hands up and say "oh, this is how it has to be" whenever they are questioned on it too much for their own liking.
  13. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    06 Sep '18 12:05 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    I was referring to the question you asked me.
    You have it.
    Nobody dictates good and evil.
  14. Standard member dj2becker
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    06 Sep '18 12:28
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    You have it.
    Nobody dictates good and evil.
    If nobody dictates it why do we all agree that certain actions are always evil?
  15. Standard member apathist
    looking for loot
    06 Sep '18 17:36
    Originally posted by @dj2becker
    Who does?

    “A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right and evil doesn't become good, just because it's accepted by a majority.”

    Booker. T Washington
    You do. And you do.

    Own it.