Originally Posted by duncan_idaho
This thread is not about Jesus.
It's about the lengths people who blindly follow him will go to in order to avoid basic truths right in front of their face.
It's possible to believe Jesus is the redeeming son of God without also believing that the Genesis story refers to six literal days and that the earth is really less than 10,000 years old. I know a lot of people like that. They're the type that make me think: "Man, I wish more Christians I knew were like you. Especially your clergy!"
Popular opinion will matter on judgement day..oh wait no it won't.
"Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father ... And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity."
"If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson