[LMB] OT: Evolution, WAS verging on forbidden territory: GOP attitudes about science

BOB!! robtjwms at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 8 21:33:23 BST 2011

--- On Thu, 9/8/11, Claire Nollet <cnollet at gmail.com> wrote:

> But when my religion tells me absolutely nutty things that
> are
> scientifically invalid, I ignore my religion (like everyone
> drinking from
> the same Communion cup, and "no germs are passsed on
> because the cup is
> wiped with a cloth after each person" and apparently the
> Blood of Christ is
> an aseptic fluid, incapable of passing on disease).

I don't know of any Christian denominations for which this 'fact' is official doctrine.  That said, I am sure there are any number of your co-religionists who believe it to be official doctrine, whether it is or not.



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