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Subject: Re: New Visa Issues for the US
From: Bob Rideout <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Bob Rideout <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Tue, 14 Mar 2017 01:22:07 -0400
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Michael

I imagine that Maya Angelou knew the difference between "their" 
and "there", or, did you mean "that there book"?

Bob

On Mon, 13 Mar 2017 22:02:16 -0400, Michael Liebert <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>On Mon, 13 Mar 2017 18:37:41 -0700, Hermine Stover
><[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>>>Ah the things in the Old Testament and the book that came after it
>>both contain suggestions for torture killing maiming naughty folks.
>>
>
>Ignorance is so easy to deal with.
>
>While there's undeniably plenty of death and destruction wrought upon
>Israel's enemies in the Hebrew Bible, none of us today interpret that as
>anything but history.  We don't feel compelled to drown Egyptians, or anyone
>else.  We don't feel comanded to storm into villages and take all the women
>captive.  
>
>The Muslims do feel compelled to behead apostates and infidels because
>that's what there book says.   (And unless you understand "abrogation," 
>please don't suggest otherwise to me.) They do take all the women captive,
>even their own, when they can.  It is Muslim Doctrine.  If you refuse to
>recognize this, you need to read more,
>
>As for the Christian Bible, I'm mostly familiar with the Gospels, but
>unaware of any killing or torture in them.  I thought it's all sweetness and
>light.  One of us has been brainwashed.
>
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