[LMB] OT: The End of Slavery

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Fri Sep 3 22:49:28 BST 2021


On Tue, 31 Aug 2021 18:51:27 -0600, brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

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>> On Aug 31, 2021, at 4:49 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
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>>> Depending on whose tradition.   I know someone who claims only the Greek
>>> and Russian Orthodox churches qualify.
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>> I'm going to assume they're using "Greek and Russian" to refer to Orthodox
>> Christianity generally.
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>> Granting that, I would ask that person why they reject the standard applied
>> by the very people he or she argues are the true Christians.  Or I could
>> save time and sanity by simply smacking them upside the head.
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>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 that.

https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2005/sep/29/comedy.religion
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