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It seems to me that when you talk of God it is mostly in connection with hell and punishment.
That is not my outlook. If it was, I too would get rid of it.

GG.



Susan Doris Wrote:
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To me, this is a SIN.
> I do of course agree with you that it is one of
> the nastiest, most unkind forms of human behaviour
> but that is still how I would describe it, and
> would not use the word sin.
>
> Taking this further, I think this is because,
> absolutely correctly, it is not, as far as I am
> aware, common for parents to threaten children who
> behave in all sorts of unacceptable ways, with the
> wrath of god or hell.
>
> Susan

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Sin - do you?! 1109 Susan Doris 26-May-18 12:37
Re: Sin - do you?! 188 Poster Boy 26-May-18 13:38
Re: Sin - do you?! 175 Susan Doris 26-May-18 13:53
Re: Sin - do you?! 172 Poster Boy 26-May-18 18:11
Re: Sin - do you?! 175 Susan Doris 26-May-18 18:36
Re: Sin - do you?! 158 Poster Boy 26-May-18 22:49
Re: Sin - do you?! 164 Eddie Larry 26-May-18 18:34
Re: Sin - do you?! 152 Susan Doris 27-May-18 05:18
Re: Sin - do you?! 160 Eddie Larry 27-May-18 13:20
Re: Sin - do you?! 163 Susan Doris 27-May-18 14:00
Re: Sin - do you?! 153 Eddie Larry 27-May-18 14:11
Re: Sin - do you?! 151 Poster Boy 27-May-18 17:06
Re: Sin - do you?! 161 Susan Doris 27-May-18 17:18
Re: Sin - do you?! 148 Poster Boy 27-May-18 17:22
Re: Sin - do you?! 133 Eddie Larry 27-May-18 19:09
Re: Sin - do you?! 163 Poster Boy 27-May-18 20:57
Re: Sin - do you?! 146 Susan Doris 28-May-18 05:25
Re: Sin - do you?! 154 Poster Boy 28-May-18 14:00
Re: Sin - do you?! 160 Susan Doris 28-May-18 14:13
Re: Sin - do you?! 158 Poster Boy 28-May-18 16:06
Re: Sin - do you?! 209 MLloydHudson 26-May-18 18:43
Re: Sin - do you?! 160 drrayeye 26-May-18 18:59
Re: Sin - do you?! 173 Susan Doris 27-May-18 05:29
Re: Sin - do you?! 202 MLloydHudson 28-May-18 06:28
mistake vs. sin: a example 172 drrayeye 26-May-18 20:03
Re: mistake vs. sin: a example 151 greengirl5 26-May-18 23:14
Re: mistake vs. sin: a example 149 Susan Doris 27-May-18 06:20
Re: mistake vs. sin: a example 163 Susan Doris 27-May-18 06:07
Re: mistake vs. sin: a example 158 drrayeye 28-May-18 03:09
Re: Sin - do you?! 185 drew 27-May-18 05:22
Re: Sin - do you?! 180 Susan Doris 27-May-18 06:28
Re: Sin - do you?! 198 drew 28-May-18 02:28
Re: Sin - do you?! 144 Poster Boy 28-May-18 02:18
Re: Sin - do you?! 150 Susan Doris 28-May-18 05:18
Sin or mistake 150 greengirl5 28-May-18 13:33
Re: Sin or mistake 148 Eddie Larry 28-May-18 13:49
Re: Sin or mistake 161 Susan Doris 28-May-18 14:11
Re: Sin or mistake 150 Eddie Larry 28-May-18 14:30
Re: Sin or mistake 162 Susan Doris 28-May-18 13:50
Sinners and money-lenders 233 greengirl5 28-May-18 23:25
Re: Sinners and money-lenders 147 Susan Doris 29-May-18 05:27
Re: Sinners and money-lenders 154 greengirl5 29-May-18 07:08
Re: Sinners and money-lenders 141 Susan Doris 29-May-18 14:46
Re: Sin - do you?! 150 Poster Boy 28-May-18 14:03
Re: Sin - do you?! 161 Susan Doris 28-May-18 14:16
Re: Sin - do you?! 149 Poster Boy 28-May-18 14:25
Re: Sin - do you?! 165 Susan Doris 28-May-18 15:12
Re: Sin - do you?! 162 Poster Boy 28-May-18 15:52
Re: Sin - do you?! 148 Susan Doris 28-May-18 17:11
Re: Sin - do you?! 174 Poster Boy 28-May-18 17:39
Re: Sin - do you?! 154 Susan Doris 29-May-18 05:45
Re: Sin - do you?! 160 greengirl5 29-May-18 07:27
Re: Sin - do you?! 145 Susan Doris 29-May-18 15:00
Re: Sin - do you?! 147 Poster Boy 29-May-18 22:10
Re: Sin - do you?! 156 greengirl5 29-May-18 23:12
Re: Sin - do you?! 186 Eddie Larry 30-May-18 04:24
Re: Sin - do you?! 189 drew 28-May-18 23:11
A complement--and a reminder 183 drrayeye 29-May-18 19:54
Re: A complement--and a reminder 167 Susan Doris 30-May-18 07:34
Re: A complement--and a reminder 157 drrayeye 30-May-18 08:57
Re: A complement--and a reminder 139 Susan Doris 30-May-18 12:32
Re: A complement--and a reminder 150 drrayeye 30-May-18 16:31
Re: A complement--and a reminder 141 Susan Doris 30-May-18 17:04
Re: A complement--and a reminder 159 drrayeye 30-May-18 20:24
Re: A complement--and a reminder 162 Susan Doris 31-May-18 05:14
A caveat 143 drrayeye 31-May-18 11:45
Re: A caveat 141 Susan Doris 31-May-18 14:48
Re: eloquence with words... 196 drew 02-Jun-18 01:12
Re: eloquence with words... 164 Susan Doris 02-Jun-18 05:19
Re: Sin - denotation and connotation 217 Nolondil 29-May-18 20:41
Deliberate obfuscation 180 drrayeye 29-May-18 23:20
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 224 Nolondil 29-May-18 23:50
I answer the question 147 drrayeye 30-May-18 08:32
Re: I answer the question 158 Susan Doris 30-May-18 08:40
See earlier reply 142 drrayeye 30-May-18 16:35
Re: I answer the question 149 greengirl5 30-May-18 13:05
Re: I answer the question 162 Eddie Larry 30-May-18 13:54
discernment 132 drrayeye 30-May-18 16:24
Re: discernment 179 Eddie Larry 30-May-18 22:32
Re: discernment 137 greengirl5 30-May-18 23:40
Re: discernment 195 Eddie Larry 31-May-18 00:02
Thunderstruck! 136 greengirl5 31-May-18 00:28
Re: discernment 137 Susan Doris 31-May-18 05:18
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 146 Poster Boy 30-May-18 23:14
Of course "sin" exists 157 greengirl5 30-May-18 23:54
Re: Of course "sin" exists 140 Poster Boy 31-May-18 01:16
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 197 Nolondil 31-May-18 00:11
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 160 greengirl5 31-May-18 00:43
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 151 Poster Boy 31-May-18 01:13
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 177 Nolondil 31-May-18 18:25
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 145 Poster Boy 31-May-18 19:00
Original sin--sort of 153 drrayeye 31-May-18 23:26
Re: Original sin--sort of 154 greengirl5 31-May-18 23:44
Re: Original sin--sort of 138 Poster Boy 01-Jun-18 03:59
Re: Original sin--sort of 147 Susan Doris 01-Jun-18 05:24
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 173 Nolondil 01-Jun-18 00:37
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 144 Poster Boy 01-Jun-18 01:35
Very interesting! 180 greengirl5 01-Jun-18 01:42
Re: Very interesting! 142 Poster Boy 01-Jun-18 04:12
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 145 Susan Doris 01-Jun-18 05:18
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 152 Susan Doris 31-May-18 05:28
If not 'mistakes' then what? 144 Poster Boy 31-May-18 15:18
Re: If not 'mistakes' then what? 141 Susan Doris 31-May-18 17:35
Re: If not 'mistakes' then what? 151 Poster Boy 31-May-18 18:05
Re: If not 'mistakes' then what? 148 Susan Doris 01-Jun-18 05:31
Isn't it quite simple? 170 greengirl5 29-May-18 23:55
Re: Isn't it quite simple? 176 greengirl5 30-May-18 00:11
Thinking in earnest now 174 greengirl5 30-May-18 00:40
Re: Thinking in earnest now 223 Nolondil 30-May-18 00:55
Re: Thinking in earnest now 145 Susan Doris 30-May-18 08:37
Re: Thinking in earnest now 170 Eddie Larry 30-May-18 09:50
Re: Thinking in earnest now 154 Susan Doris 30-May-18 11:08
Re: Thinking in earnest now 184 Eddie Larry 30-May-18 17:46
Re: Thinking in earnest now 150 Susan Doris 31-May-18 05:38
Re: Thinking in earnest now 158 greengirl5 31-May-18 12:57
Re: Thinking in earnest now 182 Eddie Larry 31-May-18 14:01
Re: Thinking in earnest now 147 greengirl5 31-May-18 14:19
Re: Thinking in earnest now 145 Susan Doris 31-May-18 14:54
Re: Thinking in earnest now 174 Eddie Larry 31-May-18 17:35
Re: Thinking in earnest now 152 Susan Doris 31-May-18 17:40
Re: Thinking in earnest now 161 Eddie Larry 31-May-18 18:25
Smart/intelligent slime 136 greengirl5 01-Jun-18 08:05
Re: Smart/intelligent slime 128 Susan Doris 01-Jun-18 13:29
Intelligent slime - not that simple! 153 greengirl5 01-Jun-18 23:03
Re: Intelligent slime - not that simple! 193 Susan Doris 02-Jun-18 05:36
Re: Isn't it quite simple? 209 MLloydHudson 31-May-18 02:20
Re: Isn't it quite simple? 148 greengirl5 31-May-18 02:56
Re: Isn't it quite simple? 142 Susan Doris 31-May-18 05:48
Re: Isn't it quite simple? 151 MLloydHudson 30-May-18 22:11
Re: Isn't it quite simple? 160 greengirl5 31-May-18 00:12
Re: Isn't it quite simple? 139 Susan Doris 31-May-18 06:35
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 160 Susan Doris 30-May-18 12:09
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 142 Poster Boy 30-May-18 16:52
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 155 Susan Doris 30-May-18 17:41
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 162 Poster Boy 30-May-18 18:30
Another brainstorm of mine 152 greengirl5 31-May-18 00:56
Re: Another brainstorm of mine 149 Poster Boy 31-May-18 01:18
Re: Another brainstorm of mine 153 Susan Doris 31-May-18 06:53
Re: Another brainstorm of mine 146 greengirl5 31-May-18 13:13
Re: Another brainstorm of mine 136 Susan Doris 31-May-18 15:02
the bible and God 162 greengirl5 01-Jun-18 08:16
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 149 Susan Doris 31-May-18 06:41
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 162 Poster Boy 31-May-18 19:14
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 204 MLloydHudson 31-May-18 03:41
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 156 Poster Boy 31-May-18 04:22
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 150 Susan Doris 31-May-18 07:11
Re: Deliberate obfuscation 161 Poster Boy 31-May-18 17:35
Job 168 Poster Boy 31-May-18 04:37
Re: Job 157 Susan Doris 31-May-18 07:14
Re: Sin - denotation and connotation 175 Susan Doris 30-May-18 08:00
Re: Sin - do you?! 201 Susan Doris 30-May-18 05:02
Sin do you... 265 drew 25-Jun-18 23:44


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