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Dec 6th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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Is it honorable to force men or women to wear veils or any particular garment?
Is it honorable to force men or women to wear veils or any particular garment? I ask this question, because forcing people to do so, seems to go against the notions of freedom, liberty, equality and fraternity. It is an insult to our fiduciary... (by French Patriot)
Nov 28th, 2017 by Alternative last post
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Can you accept that Man is greater than God?
Can you accept that Man is greater than God? We can think. God cannot. We can reproduce true. God cannot. We can have many children. God cannot. We place the lives of our wives and families above our own. God does not. We would cure... (by French Patriot)
Nov 24th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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School to redesign statue of saint and child after online ridicule
Blackfriars Priory School to redesign 'suggestive' statue of saint and child after online ridicule - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) (by tay)
Nov 15th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Now that's commitment
Jehovah's Witness knew she could die when she refused blood transfusions: Quebec coroner News of her Oct. 12, 2016, death sparked intense debate in a province grappling with limits on religious freedom. Critics said her life had been sacrificed for... (by tay)
Nov 5th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Florida church decides to change their message
Click link to see the sign... (by tay)
Nov 1st, 2017 by darkbeaver last post
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Can religion determine if you are dead
Family of Toronto man declared brain dead say ruling goes against his religion The family of a Toronto man who was declared brain dead after suffering an asthma attack is fighting to keep him on life support, saying he is not dead under the rules set... (by tay)
Oct 31st, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Reformation is 500 Years Old Today
31 October 1517 is widely held to be the day German monk Martin Luther nailed his Ninety-five Theses on the door of the All Saints' Church in Wittenberg Electorate of Saxony in the Holy Roman Empire Historians and other experts on the subject argue that... (by tay)
Oct 18th, 2017 by petros last post
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Another Conspiracy Theory?
GGYkcj4kbak I posted this while you were watching. What did you do at godlike to get yourself banned? Even more over the top there than you are here? Don't be shy. ... (by Murphy)
Oct 14th, 2017 by Cliffy last post
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Precious jewels in this great soora
Soora 18 The first 8 ayat The ayat 27-31 The ayat 45-59 The ayat 99-109 This is the recital of this great soora 18: _QRf1Iy1dNM (by selfsame)
Oct 13th, 2017 by petros last post
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Fatherhood
BOOM! All of a sudden I've got these two little girl's eyes staring up at me! They're 13 years old now, and when I pick them up at school they still run to me and give me big hugs and kisses...in front of their classmates. I know it won't always... (by Hoof Hearted)
Oct 5th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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Is this proof that priests, preachers and imams are all perpetual liars?
Is this proof that priests, preachers and imams are all perpetual liars? The first thing a priests, preachers or imams will tell you is the intelligent view that supernatural Gods are unknowable, unfathomable, and work in mysterious ways. ... (by French Patriot)
Sep 30th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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If you have ever had negative thoughts about Yahweh, you are close to a Gnostic Chris
If you have ever had negative thoughts about Yahweh, you are close to a Gnostic Christian. You have shown that you can think freely and have a decent moral sense as compared to Christians and their less than moral sense that allows them to adore a... (by French Patriot)
Sep 13th, 2017 by petros last post
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Rivers of Blood fill streets as Muslims celebrate Eid-al-Adha
CAUTION: Some of the pictures at the link are disturbing ...... BANGLADESH: Rivers of Blood fill streets as Muslims celebrate Eid-al-Adha by cutting the throats of fully-conscious terrified animals, letting them bleed to death in agony ... (by tay)
Sep 12th, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Which commandments do you think are superior; Yahweh’s or Gnostic Christianity’s?
Which commandments do you think are superior; Yahwehs or Gnostic Christianitys? You may use whatever set of commandments you think Yahweh gave. There are a number of renditions. As for the Gnostic commandments, I offer the following. ... (by French Patriot)
Sep 10th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Muslim Scholar Says Stop Pretending That Orthodox Islam /Violence Are not linked
My apologies for the length. Here's an interesting story from Time. Every day, we see the violent, destructive effects of old world, Islamic thinking. The destruction of property, injuries and death - primarily the innocent, women and children. ... (by Murphy)
Sep 3rd, 2017 by tay last post
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Praise The Lord And Pass The Oil
A Michigan pastor who was accused of sexual assault by a former parishioner and admitted that his hand might have slipped into her pants while anointing her with oil to cleanse her of sexual sins at her home will not face charges, a local prosecutor said... (by tay)
Aug 27th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Pagans demand return of church buildings 'stolen' 1,300 years ago
A group of pagans has written to the Archbishop of Canterbury demanding two churches to make amends for those it says were stolen 1,300 years ago. The Odinist Fellowship, which represents 1,000 members of the pagan religion, wrote to the... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 19th, 2017 by Hoof Hearted last post
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People, respond to [Mohammed] who calls to God
"Our people, respond to who calls to God, and believe in the ; so that may forgive you of your sins, and save you from a painful punishment " And whoso does not respond, to who calls to God, shall not frustrate or escape in the earth, and shall... (by selfsame)
Aug 19th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Hezbollah Say's Killing People Defaces Islam
Hezbollah denounced on Friday the horrible crime carried out by Takfiri ISIL group in Spains Barcelona. In a statement released by the partys Media Relations office, Hezbollah said: This new crime is another proof of the criminal trend which this... (by tay)
Aug 16th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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What redemption and what intercession
No redemption .. anyone is responsible about his acts, and none bears the sin of others. They think Adam was created in heaven, and when he disobeyed God, he was forced to leave heaven and go to the earth .. and this sin, as they think, was inherited by... (by selfsame)
Aug 16th, 2017 by selfsame last post
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Are you the young putting on the mask of elderly?
Yes the old man is in fact a young man (or woman) in the disguise of an old man (or woman) . The soul (or spirit) does not become old or elderly; it is only the material body which undergoes the ageing. Therefore, if a man acquires cataract in his... (by selfsame)
Aug 3rd, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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God; a good father or a deadbeat dad. Which is the truth?
God; a good father or a deadbeat dad. Which is the truth? The use of the term Father in speaking of God is quite ancient and was around way before Jesus started using the term, even though he used son of man a lot more than son of God. A... (by French Patriot)
Aug 1st, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Watch: Muslim woman goes crazy as she sees a Jew drinking water from a drinking fount
Watch: Muslim woman goes crazy as she sees a Jew drinking water from a drinking fountain at the Temple Mount This man just wanted to drink water, the Muslim women attacked him for being a Jew. Share this shocking video if you stand with Israel! ... (by B00Mer)
Jul 29th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Netanyahu Wanted .. as a criminal of war
Benjamin Netanyahu is responsible about the massacres in the precincts of the Aqsa mosque: He is indebted for the blood shedding crimes he committed together with his cabinet and consultants. The Arab and Muslim nation demand the trial of Benjamin... (by selfsame)
Jul 28th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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The name Mohammad is given to sons to show respect. Why is the name Jesus not given t
The name Mohammad is given to sons to show respect. Why is the name Jesus not given the same respect? Many cultures pass on names of those they wish to show respect to. The Muslim community pass on the name Mohamad more than Christians do with the... (by French Patriot)
Jul 27th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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According to the Torah and the Quran
FIRST: Life for life, tooth for tooth, eye for eye .. this is God's law; none can change the words of God in the Torah and the Quran unless temporarily by means of deceit and trickery Therefore, the Wicked Zionists of Tel Aviv have to pay for their... (by selfsame)
Jul 26th, 2017 by darkbeaver last post
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Jesus is the way and that way is the Gnostic Christian way. Not Christianity’s way.
Jesus is the way and that way is the Gnostic Christian way. Not Christianitys way. Isaiah 56:11) "They are shepherds who have no understanding; They have all turned to their own way, each on to his unjust gain, to the last one" But do not... (by French Patriot)
Jul 26th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Can you understand the logic of Universality, in terms of all of us ending in heaven?
Can you understand the logic of Universality, in terms of all of us ending in heaven? Hell is obviously an invention of the church. Universalists Gnostic Christianity and other Universalist Abrahamic cults do not see God as a loser of the souls he... (by French Patriot)
Jul 25th, 2017 by TenPenny last post
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It is God's house, not your house
FIRST: People are divided concerning the Holy House of God: the Aqsa mosque: Some Jews claim it is their house, calling it the Temple which had been destroyed twice, thousands of years ago. Now no prophet has come from God to tell them to build... (by selfsame)
Jul 24th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Myanmar Pagoda sinks in the river
This video shows the moment the pagoda sank and disappeared in the river, while the idolaters were uselessly wailing. xsUuX-HmpyY (by selfsame)
Jul 21st, 2017 by DaSleeper last post
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Profligate Zionists, away from the holy Aqsa mosque
The Wicked Zionists, well-known of their cunning and cheating .. they claim three terrorists killed two Drooze officers, then fled to the mosque .. consequently the prayers were prevented, the mosque was closed, the scholars were arrested .. So this... (by selfsame)
Jul 21st, 2017 by Murphy last post
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The Aqsa mosque is an inheritance for Muslims
The Holy House of God was built by David and Solomon for God's worship, then was taken from Jews because they did not deserve it: they worshiped the idols instead of God and killed the prophets... (by selfsame)
Jul 19th, 2017 by Twin_Moose last post
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Jerusalem before Titus
The people of Jerusalem fell into the idolatry: they worshiped their religious men besides God, in addition to sanctifying the statues and the stars of the sky. So God sent them Jesus Christ, who came to them miraculously, and he invited them to God... (by selfsame)
Jul 13th, 2017 by EagleSmack last post
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'We are a community of peace, and love for humanity'
More than 20,000 Muslims attended Canadian convention denouncing terrorism. The Ahmadiyya sect held the conference in the Canadian city of Mississauga. It featured an Islamic exhibition, a question and answer session with scholars and a series of... (by tay)
Jul 12th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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Have you lived your life uselessly?
FIRST: Many people may have lived many decades ... but have they grasped the wisdom and chosen the correct choice in their life? This is a poem ascribed to imam Ali - salam to him - about the worthiness of life or else it may be useless: ... (by selfsame)
Jul 12th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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The man-kind and genie-kind, cooperating together, cannot make the like of the Quran
Quran 17: 88, which means: {88. Say : "Even if the whole man-kind and genie-kind were to cooperate together in accordance to produce the like of this Quran , they could not produce its like, even though they were assistants of each other "} ... (by selfsame)
Jul 8th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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Fede Imperialis
A spiritu dominatus, Domine, libra nos, From the lighting and the tempest, Our Emperor, deliver us. From plague, temptation and war, Our Emperor, deliver us, From the scourge of the Kraken, Our Emperor, deliver us. From the blasphemy of the... (by Johnnny)
Jul 8th, 2017 by Motar last post
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Should religions be classified as Fake News? The bible seems to say yes.
Should religions be classified as Fake News? The bible seems to say yes. Fake News is what many are calling lies or distortions of the truth these days. No organizations distort the truth and outright lie about Gods than the organized... (by French Patriot)
Jul 3rd, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Death threats every day for woman behind new liberal mosque
The opening of a new mosque this month in Berlin further strained already-tense relations between Germany and Turkey, and has caused outrage in various corners of the Muslim world -- even prompting religious authorities in Egypt to issue a decree... (by tay)
Jul 2nd, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Jesus called God ALA
We would like to also make another note in regards to the word АLА (ELI). It is known that ALA (ALLAH) meant God. But it is thought that only the Muslims call God by this name. The Christians allegedly did not call God by this name. However,... (by darkbeaver)
Jul 2nd, 2017 by Hoof Hearted last post
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Today's Youth
So full of conviction...so bereft of independent thought. They've all been taught from Elementary School, that tolerance is a virtue. But with free speech, comes dissent. And this is where the confusion arises. They view 'dissent' as intolerance...and... (by Hoof Hearted)
Jul 1st, 2017 by DaSleeper last post
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If clergy were honest, would religions die?
If clergy were honest, would religions die? I do not think so. Based on the fact, some clergy are maintaining religions based on telling the truth and have stopped lying to their adherents. Knowing this, I wonder why the clergy of all... (by French Patriot)
Jun 28th, 2017 by French Patriot last post
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Why do we select warrior gods who can only grow their religions by violence, --- inst
Why do we select warrior gods who can only grow their religions by violence, --- instead of persuasion to a better way of life? Is our love of God and War connected due to being the epitomes of our love of drama? People tend to do what is... (by French Patriot)
Jun 25th, 2017 by JLM last post
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More Than Half of Canadians Say Religion is Harmful
According to a new poll from Ipsos, conducted for Global News, more than half of Canadians believe religion does more harm than good. And among Canadians, its people in Quebec who really look down upon religion.Compared to the rest of Canada,... (by tay)
Jun 24th, 2017 by MHz last post
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List of the 10 Wealthiest Pastors
(Barry Bowen) Forbes Magazine is famous for its annual list of the worlds wealthiest billionaires. If Forbes compiled a list of the worlds wealthiest religious leaders, I wonder how people would rank on such a list and what their net worth would be... (by Locutus)