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  1. The billboard says it best. 25265

    The billboard says it best.

    25265
  2. Meanwhile, in other news, this same society is...

    Meanwhile, in other news, this same society is grappling with an epidemic in drug use, a surge in domestic violence, (the reporting of) mental illness and depression is increasing. Suicide - the...
  3. ...which I imagine could be hard to reconcile...

    ...which I imagine could be hard to reconcile with your willingness (as a Mod) to strive to be a cohering force of TFT TOU etc.
  4. Your courtroom scenario is not analogous to my...

    Your courtroom scenario is not analogous to my claim.
    I don't argue that we should believe the witness' (Gospel) accounts because they are anonymous.
    I want to know why you think their ambiguous...
  5. Well if that's true, then no one can say that...

    Well if that's true, then no one can say that they aren't firsthand accounts.

    Bible skeptics : The Gospels are all hearsay written centuries after the event.
    Me : written by who?
    Bible skeptics...
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    Go on then. Do it. Show us the 2000 year old...

    Yes it is, as has been exhaustively detailed for you countless times now, but let's do it again. Everything you just argued can be equally applied to Joseph Smith or L. Ron Hubbard for that matter. ...
  7. I'll ask the Mods (again) if interrogating my...

    I'll ask the Mods (again) if interrogating my private life is On or Off topic.
    In the meantime MYOFB
  8. I said... A person can simultaneously engage in...

    I said...
    A person can simultaneously engage in behaviour they enjoy yet wish they could cure themselves of that same desire.

    If you disagree with that, you should just say so. Less word count....
  9. It's not a misunderstanding of the conversation....

    It's not a misunderstanding of the conversation.
    A person CAN simultaneously engage in behaviour they enjoy yet wish they could cure themselves of that same desire.
  10. I think people should be allowed - not forced -...

    It clearly says unwanted.[/QUOTE]
    Again, those sexual inclinations are not unwanted by the people who had them. So, my question is: would you favor forced treatment?
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    I think people...
  11. It clearly says unwanted.

    It clearly says unwanted.
  12. You mean because they were written in Koine Greek?

    You mean because they were written in Koine Greek?
  13. Pity the woke brigade has such a problem with the...

    Pity the woke brigade has such a problem with the idea of conversion therapy, otherwise we could treat people for these kinds of abnormal unwanted sexual inclinations.
  14. The "middle eastern culture" that spawned...

    Let me rephrase it as: not the usual, normal everyday thing. And the frequency of claims (which matters here) regarding that bit written in the bible - people coming back to life and "flying off...
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    So many cases of homelessness can be traced back...

    So many cases of homelessness can be traced back to marital/relationship breakdown and drugs of dependence. :(

    I agree that (secular) government social services in the USA are a joke.
  16. What bilby is saying is that the liar accusations...

    What bilby is saying is that the liar accusations against Strobel should be confined to demonstrable facts and counter-factuals - claims which can be empirically proven.

    I agree.

    When Strobel...
  17. Lee Strobel. A man of integrity. When his haters...

    Lee Strobel. A man of integrity.
    When his haters call him a 'liar' it's like they think they can prove that chocolate is a better flavour than strawberry. Or that dogs are better pets than cats.
  18. Thread: Which Bible

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    I don't see any objective/falsifiable fact claims...

    I don't see any objective/falsifiable fact claims made by Lee Strobel being refuted here.
    Or here...
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    Well I didn't want to go there because in this...

    Well I didn't want to go there because in this day and age, "no" means "no".
    #MeToo women can retrospectively withdraw consent. We have this new criminal offence called "inappropriate behaviour"....
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    The option to pay 50 shekels and marry the woman...

    I see nothing to indicate any sort of offer.[/QUOTE]

    The option to pay 50 shekels and marry the woman comes immediately after the preceding invocation of the death penalty for rape. It is clearly...
  21. Thread: Which Bible

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    So you were asking rhetorically and assuming that...

    Perhaps I wasn't clear: My post implied that I cannot answer those questions. I'm certain there isn't enough information to do so. The rational thing to do when insufficient information is...
  22. Thread: Which Bible

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    I would be happy to answer those questions. But...

    I would be happy to answer those questions.
    But you first.
  23. All religions seek to address the two great...

    All religions seek to address the two great existential questions - our inception and our conclusion.
    Alpha/Omega.

    So yes, Buddhism shares that in common with Christianity.

    Buddhism is...
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    No. It says the rapist either; - gets the...

    No. It says the rapist either;

    - gets the death penalty

    or

    - must OFFER to marry her.
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    What a surprise. Hemant Mehta using subjective...

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    What a surprise.
    Hemant Mehta using subjective terms to contradict someone else's subjective terms.

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    No kidding indeed.
    "If the world hates you, keep in mind that it hated...
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