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Old 02 May 2013, 05:48 PM
Tom o' Bedlam Tom o' Bedlam is offline
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That, I think, is where sober and respectful discussion should come in. All mockery serves to do is draw a line between "us" and "them" and cause people to cling tighter to their dogma.

Also, a nitpick: the word is "tenets", not "tenants."

In fact, this could be yet another reason why the OP is important. The knowledge that hell as a definitive concept didn't originally exist in the Bible might sway some believers to adopt a more "positive" form of Christianity.

Last edited by Tom o' Bedlam; 02 May 2013 at 05:58 PM.
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