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    13 May '12 20:05
    When it comes to organized religion, the shepherds are fat, and the sheep are skinny!
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    13 May '12 20:58
    Originally posted by 667joe
    When it comes to organized religion, the shepherds are fat, and the sheep are skinny!
    The Clergy are not so much Fishers of men, but keepers of the aquarium.
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    13 May '12 21:10
    Originally posted by 667joe
    When it comes to organized religion, the shepherds are fat, and the sheep are skinny!
    Pretty much the fact but not they way Jesus described the way it should be in his congregation. The leaders of Jesus's church's are called "servants" for a reason. They are to serve the flock humbly and not "lord over it", as most do.
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    15 May '12 19:49
    The Church is pretty good at fleecing people!
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    15 May '12 19:53
    Originally posted by 667joe
    When it comes to organized religion, the shepherds are fat, and the sheep are skinny!
    I believe the terms is, "Hypocrites and brood of vipers."

    Preach it brother Joe!! 😛
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    15 May '12 22:03
    Originally posted by robbie carrobie
    The Clergy are not so much Fishers of men, but keepers of the aquarium.
    Analogies are like rutabagas.
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    15 May '12 23:19
    Originally posted by robbie carrobie
    The Clergy are not so much Fishers of men, but keepers of the aquarium.
    The Clergy are fishmongers!
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    16 May '12 02:46
    Originally posted by 667joe
    The Church is pretty good at fleecing people!
    Many go to school to learn how to do it.
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    16 May '12 07:03
    Originally posted by galveston75
    Pretty much the fact but not they way Jesus described the way it should be in his congregation. The leaders of Jesus's church's are called "servants" for a reason. They are to serve the flock humbly and not "lord over it", as most do.
    If your an archbishop you get to live in a palace, in the UK, Lambeth Palace.
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    16 May '12 16:24
    Originally posted by robbie carrobie
    If your an archbishop you get to live in a palace, in the UK, Lambeth Palace.
    It makes me wonder about some religions teaching that some of the saved or survivors will have a favored place. Providing an example in the present day about that caste system, seems to be what is going on.
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