[LMB] OT: The End of Slavery

Robert Woodward Robert_A_Woodward at comcast.net
Wed Sep 1 18:42:27 BST 2021



> On Sep 1, 2021, at 5:23 AM, B Van Look <vanlook19 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> On Tue, Aug 31, 2021 at 8:58 PM Robert Woodward
> <Robert_A_Woodward at comcast.net> wrote:
>>> On Aug 31, 2021, at 6:44 PM, Louann Miller <domelouann at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Tue, Aug 31, 2021, 7:51 PM brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
>>>> I don’t agree with him.   But my question is why LDS is excluded (Mormons
>>>> claim to be Christian).   Who gets to decide who’s a *real* Christian?
>>>> That definition has changed considerably throughout history.   Wars were
>>>> fought to decide
>>> 
>>> It's certainly not NOT Christian, it has all the standard ideas as well as
>>> their own theological expansion packs.
>> 
>> The expansion pack disqualifies them by definition. After all, the New Testament is an expansion pack.
> 
> From the outside, any group that views Yeshuah ben Miriam as some
> flavor of deity is Christian--regardless of the rest of their
> expansion pack(s).
> 

It was derived from Christianity just as Druzism was derived from Islam (and Christianity was from Judaism). It is the additional sacred writings that make the difference in each case.




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