If I Were the Devil by PAUL HARVEY

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  1. pokerace

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    He's winning, isn't he?
     
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    I read the book, “he” already lost and sealed “his” fate when “he” had Christ murdered. Be patient, there’s unfinished business that must be dealt with first (it’s a legal matter), but in the end “he” loses... utterly.


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    Holy necro, Batman... isn't the OP one of the ranks of our dearly departed brethren?
     
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    Yes, he is.
     
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    I miss the rest of the story. Reminds me of my Grandpa. We listened to it every weekend during the summers when I was a kid.
     
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    Really getting tired of those that keep pushing the religous aspects of how Christianity is the way to enlightenment. I call B.S. there are many reasons to live a good life. If Christianity is the crutch you need go for it but to me Christianity is little more than an excuse
    Flame on.
     
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    No flame from me but would you not agree that at least the social tenants of christianity are a good life template? The 10 commandments (or at least the last 6 if you aren't religeous)? Love thy neighbor? Do unto others? Christian or not, I think if more people applied those basic principals the world would be a better place.
     
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    I agree the ten commandments are a worthy set of rules to be guided by. I am not religous but I try to live by them as they make sense to me.

    Part of me hopes there is a heaven h3ll and purgatory so that those that did evil on earth receive their dues
    .i might as well believe in Valhalla.
     
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    Your opinion is your thoughts. But if you are so easily offended by Christian's then I'm assuming your really irritated by those that want to destroy any hope?
     
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    Paul Harvey's epic recording "If I were the Devil" must be a response to Tom Hayden's "Port Huron Statement" (61-62).

    Port Huron Statement - Wikipedia

    The Communist Manifesto is the road map that clearly illustrates how they changed America.

    The author is Hanoi Jane's former husband; he must be thrilled.
     
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    I’m a Christian, and utterly have no use for organized religion. His “followers” pi$$ me off too much. ;)
     
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    QFT, particularly the "Prosperity Gospel" Peale-ites and the "Praise The Lord And Pass Me Your Paycheck, Brother" snakeoil televangelists.

    Admittedly, I'm not a particularly GOOD Christian, but as an imperfect servant I try to be just a little bit better each day than the one before... though sometimes temptation gets the better of me. It's actually a bit inspiring... if the Man Upstairs can make a vile creature like Captain Combover useful in His Grand Design, then surely He has places for all of us too. :)
     
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    I'm a hard core Mormon. But I'm also super open minded. Cause I wasn't raised in Utah. That state is jacked up! I love all. Accept Hillary and Hitler.
     
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    Except...:D
     
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    Man I suck at spelling
     
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    Tell you what... I won’t push my beliefs on anyone, and no one (for example) forces me to bake a gay wedding cake (if I don’t want to) under pain of having my entire livelihood “fined” away into financial oblivion.... deal?


    And for the record, if I were in the cake business I’d gladly make the best damned gay wedding cake I could muster with this pricing structure...


    For a 10” round cake 8” tall: 3.1419 x (5” x 5”) x 8” = 628.32 cu/in x $1,500 cu/in = $942,480.00


    That’s not discriminating against anyone, that’s just what my price to make a gay wedding cake would be.... too spendy? Find someone else. o_O
     
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    You a baker for a living?
     
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    Nope, but if I was.... that’s how I’d roll. ;)
     
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    Well I believe there should be a very distinct separation of church and state. Believe in the Easter bunny but keep it out of the politics.
     

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