rjpieces
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Funny Story

Wed Aug 25, 2004 10:52 am

A South Carolina woman who sued her local city council to drop the name Jesus Christ from its pre-meeting prayer from her neighbors. Darla Wynne, a Wiccan priestess, has had her home vandalized 10 times in the past year. She's been repeatedly threatened on the street, and was mailed a booklet entitled "Thou Shalt Not Suffer a Witch To Live." Last week, Wynne came home to find her pet parrot with its head chopped off and heart cut out. A note read, "You're next!"
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RE: Funny Story

Wed Aug 25, 2004 10:54 am

Oh the things we do in the name of Christianity---good thing we have people that will find such a thing funny.
 
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RE: Funny Story

Wed Aug 25, 2004 11:35 am

The thing that "Christians" who do things like this seem to forget is that Jesus died for the sins of ALL mankind -- and that their best attitude toward this woman would be to use the very spiritual weapon which she protests - prayer. They should be praying for her and extending the love, peace, and mercy of Christ which she doesn't seem to understand.

[edit] and I'm not saying they should pray out on the sidewalk in front of her house, either. Pray privately, love and care gently in public.


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[Edited 2004-08-25 04:37:04]
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Mir
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RE: Funny Story

Wed Aug 25, 2004 12:16 pm

This is funny? More like an example of how dangerous uncontrolled religious fundamentalism can be.

I know you have funnier stories than this, Reese.  Smile
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