Originally posted by josephwJohn 14:15
1 Corinthians 16:22
"If any man love not the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be Anathema Maranatha."
Originally posted by PinkFloyd... and excommunicated. Of course that makes sense only if you were a member of the chucrch before. I thought the 'modern' interpretation left some hope, though.
I thought this was some kind of joke, but sure enough, it's in the KJV! Glad my living Bible just says "let him be cursed."
Originally posted by kirksey957There's also the weeping and gnashing of teeth too. That one gets to me.
I think the harshest expression I could find from Jesus is that those who would hinder a child it would be better if they had a millstone around their neck and they were cast into the sea.