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

Jeff Shultz jeffshultz at gmail.com
Thu Sep 8 22:07:34 BST 2011

On Thu, Sep 8, 2011 at 1:33 PM, BOB!! <robtjwms at yahoo.com> wrote:

> --- 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.
Yeah, we use individual cups.... and would think the above belief is kinda

Jeff Shultz
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