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"One Another's" of the New Testament - How should Christians treat each other? (Christian Caucus)
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Posted on 04/02/2007 12:18:53 PM PDT by Between the Lines

There are 54 "one anothers" in the New Testament that teach us how to treat each other, meaning those of us who belong to the body of Christ.

Below is a listing of verse references to the Greek word ALLELOUS, translated as "one another or each other”

Mk. 9:50 “....Have salt in yourselves, and be at peace with each other.”

Jn. 13:14 “Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another’s feet.”

Jn. 13:34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.”

Jn. 15:12 “My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.”

Jn. 15:17 “This is my command: Love each other.”

Rom. 12:10 Be devoted to one another with mutual affection. Honor one another above yourselves.

Rom. 12:16 Live in harmony with one another.

Rom. 13:8 Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law.

Rom. 14:13 Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another....

Rom. 15:7 Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God.

Rom. 16:16 Greet one another with a holy kiss....

1 Cor. 1:10 I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another so that there may be no divisions among you and that you may be perfectly united in mind and thought.

1 Cor. 11:33 So then, my brothers and sisters, when you come together to eat, wait for each other.

1 Cor. 12:24-25 ....But God has combined the members of the body and has given greater honor to the parts that lacked it, so that there should be no division in the body, but that its parts should have equal concern for each other.

1 Cor. 16:20 ....Greet one another with a holy kiss.

2 Cor. 13:12 Greet one another with a holy kiss.

Gal. 5:13 ....But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature; rather, serve one another in love.

Gal. 5:26 Let us not become conceited, provoking and envying each other.

Gal. 6:2 Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.<>

Eph. 4:2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.

Eph.4:32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.

Eph. 5:19 Speak to one another with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs....

Eph. 5:21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.

Col. 3:9 Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices

Col. 3:13 Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another....

Col. 3:16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom, and as you sing psalms, hymns and spiritual songs with gratitude in your hearts to God.

1 Thes. 4:9 Now about your mutual love we do not need to write to you, for you yourselves have been taught by God to love each other.

1 Thes. 4:18 Therefore encourage each other with these words.

51 Thes. :11 Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.

1 Thes. 5:13 ....Live in peace with each other.

1 Thes. 5:15 Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always try to be kind to each other and to everyone else.

Heb. 3:13 But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called Today, so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness.

Heb. 10:24-25 And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds. Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another and all the more as you see the Day approaching.

Heb. 13:1 Keep on loving each other as brothers and sisters.

Jam. 4:11 Brothers and sisters, do not slander one another....

Jam. 5:9 Don’t grumble against each other, brothers and sisters, or you will be judged....

Jam. 5:16 Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed....

1 Jn. 3:11 This is the message you heard from the beginning: We should love one another.

1 Jn. 3:23 And this is his command: to believe in the name of his Son, Jesus Christ, and to love one another as he commanded us.

1Jn. 4:7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God....

1 Jn. 4:11 Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

2 Jn. 1:5 ....I ask that we love one another.

1 Pet. 1:22 Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere mutual affection, love one another deeply, from the heart.

1 Pet. 3:8 Finally, all of you, live in harmony with one another; be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble.

1 Pet. 4:8 Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.

1 Pet. 4:9 Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling.

1 Pet. 5:5 ....All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.”

1 Pet. 5:14 Greet one another with a kiss of love....


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There is not a lot of edifying going on here in the FReligion forum. The Good News of God's Kingdom has been relegated to small bits and pieces in between the infighting here that denies God glory, but instead glorifies ourselves and our own denominations.

It would be truly wondrous if we were able to follow even half of the "one anothers", I would be satisfied if we only followed the five telling us how not to treat each other.

Go and do and be blessed all you anothers!

1 posted on 04/02/2007 12:18:57 PM PDT by Between the Lines
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To: Between the Lines

I had no idea that the phrase "All o' youse" was of Greek origin.

Fascinating.


2 posted on 04/02/2007 12:20:32 PM PDT by Tax-chick ("I have noticed that nothing I never said ever did me any harm." ~ Calvin Coolidge)
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To: Tax-chick

It's only used in southern parts of Greece. :)


3 posted on 04/02/2007 12:44:32 PM PDT by Grig
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To: Between the Lines

Bump for (not so) common decency.


4 posted on 04/02/2007 12:50:13 PM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilisation is aborting, buggering, and contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Grig; ArrogantBustard

Do I have to greet all o' youse with a holy kiss? Can't I just bless your hearts?


5 posted on 04/02/2007 12:54:38 PM PDT by Tax-chick ("His mother said to the servants, 'Do whatever He tells you.' ")
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Bump.


6 posted on 04/02/2007 12:56:15 PM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: Between the Lines
You mean we're not supposed to be reenacting every single episode of the Three Stooges? Who woulda thunk it?
7 posted on 04/02/2007 12:58:12 PM PDT by GoLightly
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To: Tax-chick
Do I have to greet all o' youse with a holy kiss? Can't I just bless your hearts?

************

Hey! What's wrong with kiss?


8 posted on 04/02/2007 12:58:42 PM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: trisham
What's wrong with kiss?

Just their shoes, really ...

9 posted on 04/02/2007 1:00:57 PM PDT by Tax-chick ("His mother said to the servants, 'Do whatever He tells you.' ")
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To: Tax-chick

I'm amazed their ankles are intact. :)


10 posted on 04/02/2007 1:19:46 PM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: Between the Lines

Excellent thread and idea, BtL. Bookmarking to refer to throughout the month.


11 posted on 04/02/2007 1:33:49 PM PDT by Alex Murphy
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To: All
Here is one I have missed that has been brought to my attention:

Gal. 5:15 If you keep on biting and devouring each other, watch out or you will be destroyed by each other.

12 posted on 04/02/2007 1:56:15 PM PDT by Between the Lines (I am very cognizant of my fallibility, sinfulness, and other limitations. So should you.)
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To: Between the Lines

1 Brothers, even if a person is caught in some transgression, you who are spiritual should correct that one in a gentle spirit, looking to yourself, so that you also may not be tempted.
2
Bear one another's burdens, and so you will fulfill the law of Christ. 2
3
For if anyone thinks he is something when he is nothing, he is deluding himself.
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3 Each one must examine his own work, and then he will have reason to boast with regard to himself alone, and not with regard to someone else;
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for each will bear his own load.
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One who is being instructed in the word should share all good things with his instructor. 4
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Make no mistake: God is not mocked, for a person will reap only what he sows,
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because the one who sows for his flesh will reap corruption from the flesh, but the one who sows for the spirit will reap eternal life from the spirit.
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Let us not grow tired of doing good, for in due time we shall reap our harvest, if we do not give up.
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So then, while we have the opportunity, let us do good to all, but especially to those who belong to the family of the faith. 5


13 posted on 04/02/2007 1:59:27 PM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: Between the Lines

Good job!


14 posted on 04/02/2007 2:13:55 PM PDT by Tax-chick ("His mother said to the servants, 'Do whatever He tells you.' ")
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To: Between the Lines

Have always love the ONE ANOTHER'S.

What a brilliant anointed idea to make their discussion a "CHRISTIAN CAUCUS."

Now, if we can live up to your example.

Thanks.


15 posted on 04/02/2007 2:18:57 PM PDT by Quix (AN AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE PREVENTS ET ABDUCTIONS, STOPS SAME)
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To: trisham

Uhhhhhhh . . .

What's wrong with Kiss?

Uhhhhhhh . . . I'd probably best not get started.


16 posted on 04/02/2007 2:20:02 PM PDT by Quix (AN AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE PREVENTS ET ABDUCTIONS, STOPS SAME)
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To: Between the Lines
There is one rule, and Christ Himself gave it to us

"Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets."

Matthew 7:12

All else is commentary.

17 posted on 04/02/2007 2:31:31 PM PDT by Phsstpok (Often wrong, but never in doubt)
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To: trisham

Galatians 6 does get right to the heart of this matter. Thanks.


18 posted on 04/02/2007 8:24:05 PM PDT by Between the Lines (I am very cognizant of my fallibility, sinfulness, and other limitations. So should you.)
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To: Between the Lines

Thank you.


19 posted on 04/02/2007 9:26:42 PM PDT by Religion Moderator
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To: Between the Lines
Excellent post. Speaks to how some treat one another here on FR Religion forum!
20 posted on 04/02/2007 10:42:27 PM PDT by Salvation (" With God all things are possible. ")
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To: trisham
From the Palm Sunday Gospel:

Christ to Judas:
 
“Judas, are you betraying the Son of Man with a kiss?”


21 posted on 04/02/2007 10:45:55 PM PDT by Salvation (" With God all things are possible. ")
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To: Between the Lines

If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels,
but have not love,
I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.

And if I have prophetic powers,
and understand all mysteries and all knowledge,
and if I have all faith,
so as to remove mountains,
but have not love, I am nothing.

If I give away all I have,
and if I deliver my body to be burned,
but have not love, I gain nothing.

Love is patient and kind;
love is not jealous or boastful;
it is not arrogant or rude.
Love does not insist on its own way;
it is not irritable or resentful;
it does not rejoice at wrong,
but rejoices in the right.

Love bears all things,
believes all things,
hopes all things,
endures all things.
Love never ends.
(1 Corinthians 13:1-8a)

For the whole law is fulfilled in one word, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”

But if you bite and devour one another take heed that you are not consumed by one another.

But I say, walk by the Spirit, and do not gratify the desires of the flesh. For the desires of the flesh are against the Spirit, and the desires of the Spirit are against the flesh; for these are opposed to each other, to prevent you from doing what you would.

But if you are led by the Spirit you are not under the law.

Now the works of the flesh are plain: fornication, impurity, licentiousness, idolatry, sorcery, enmity, strife, jealousy, anger, selfishness, dissension, party spirit, envy, drunkenness, carousing, and the like. I warn you, as I warned you before, that those who do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such there is no law.

And those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.

If we live by the Spirit, let us also walk by the Spirit. Let us have no self-conceit, no provoking of one another, no envy of one another.

Galatians 5:14-26

“With what shall I come before the LORD, and bow myself before God on high? Shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old? Will the LORD be pleased with thousands of rams, with ten thousands of rivers of oil? Shall I give my first-born for my transgression, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul?”

He has showed you, O man, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?

Micah 6: 6-8


22 posted on 04/02/2007 10:57:24 PM PDT by Knitting A Conundrum (Act Justly, Love Mercy, and Walk Humbly With God Micah 6:8)
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To: Between the Lines

Thnaks for this post and the intent behind it.

All of the quotes are perfection in themselves, but I particularly relate to Romans 14:13 at this point in my time on FR Religion Forum. I have been quite surprised at the “passing of judgment”, not only in open posts but also by FReepmail.

I am always hoping for a honest exchange of ideas, and beliefs that aren’t accmpanied by sweeping condemnations of other’s profession of faith not in accord with one’s own.

It seems to me that the “judging” is often adminiastered under the canopy of ‘it’s OK as along as it’s not ad hominem.”

Nothing could be any more pleasing to the eyes, the ears and soul as these quotes you have offered for our meditation, BTL and again, I thank you for it.

I only hope that I can live up to them, as I am the one who must give account for myself.

God’s blessing

ROE


23 posted on 04/02/2007 11:27:45 PM PDT by Running On Empty
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To: Running On Empty

Sorry I didn’t use spellcheck in my last post


24 posted on 04/02/2007 11:29:13 PM PDT by Running On Empty
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To: Quix; trisham

Loooooonnng ago, I heard a radio interview with Gene Simmons, lead singer (I use the term loosely) from Kiss. The interviewer asked about their ‘success’ ... he replied that they “gross over a million every year ... most of them parents”. I always got the feeling that they weren’t taking themselves anywhere near as seriously as a lot of other folks took them, and laughing all the way to the bank.


25 posted on 04/03/2007 5:43:26 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilisation is aborting, buggering, and contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Tax-chick; Grig

Peace be with you.


26 posted on 04/03/2007 5:44:20 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilisation is aborting, buggering, and contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: ArrogantBustard

I can believe that.

However, some of their motifs, themes are not very edifying, to put it mildly.

Some of the Biblical assertions about one’s eyes avoiding evil come to mind.


27 posted on 04/03/2007 6:03:24 AM PDT by Quix (AN AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE PREVENTS ET ABDUCTIONS, STOPS SAME)
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To: Between the Lines; Quix; trisham; Knitting A Conundrum; Tax-chick; Alex Murphy; All

I’m tempted to simply post Matthew 5, in its entirety ... and I recommend going and reading it. Again. I’ll post a few verses that speak to me, on this topic:

5”Blessed are the gentle, for they shall inherit the earth.

...

7”Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.

8”Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

9”Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.

...

14”You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden;

15 nor does anyone light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all who are in the house.

16”Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven.

...

21 “You have heard that the ancients were told, ‘YOU SHALL NOT COMMIT MURDER’ and ‘Whoever commits murder shall be liable to the court.’

22”But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother shall be guilty before the court; and whoever says to his brother, ‘You good-for-nothing,’ shall be guilty before the supreme court; and whoever says, ‘You fool,’ shall be guilty enough to go into the fiery hell.

23”Therefore if you are presenting your offering at the altar, and there remember that your brother has something against you,

24leave your offering there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your brother, and then come and present your offering.

...

43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘ YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR and hate your enemy.’

44”But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,

45so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven; for He causes His sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.


I present the following, as a sort of examination of conscience. I think we would all (self most definitely included) benefit by considering whether our posting habits are in line with the Gospel.

1) Am I gentle, merciful, a peacemaker? What happens to a thread, when I participate in it?

2) My light shines, for good or ill. What sort of light to I shine? Does my behaviour glorify God?

3) How do I treat those with whom I disagree? Do I show them respect, as persons?

May the Light of the Risen Christ shine in all of us.


28 posted on 04/03/2007 6:09:25 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilisation is aborting, buggering, and contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Quix
some of their motifs, themes are not very edifying,

to put it VERY mildly. I found them repulsive. I'd rather not sidetrack this into a "music and art" thread, so I'll let it go at this. I grew up trained in classical music. I can appreciate the raw talent and even trained musicianship of some rock-n-rollers. Kiss was simply abhorrent; all show and no go.

29 posted on 04/03/2007 6:15:02 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilisation is aborting, buggering, and contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: ArrogantBustard

Agreed. Understand.


30 posted on 04/03/2007 6:17:47 AM PDT by Quix (AN AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE PREVENTS ET ABDUCTIONS, STOPS SAME)
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To: ArrogantBustard

Great and humbling points. Thanks.


31 posted on 04/03/2007 6:18:58 AM PDT by Quix (AN AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE PREVENTS ET ABDUCTIONS, STOPS SAME)
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To: ArrogantBustard; Frank Sheed
What happens to a thread, when I participate in it?

It gets silly, and everyone has to look at baby pictures.

32 posted on 04/03/2007 6:33:25 AM PDT by Tax-chick ("His mother said to the servants, 'Do whatever He tells you.' ")
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To: Tax-chick

LOL! Bless you, Tax-chick, and all of your little chickies.


33 posted on 04/03/2007 6:42:01 AM PDT by Knitting A Conundrum (Act Justly, Love Mercy, and Walk Humbly With God Micah 6:8)
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To: Knitting A Conundrum

And the same to you.

(Feel the Molasses Miasma of Niceness? Pine-Sol will take it off your keyboard, if necessary ...)


34 posted on 04/03/2007 6:43:38 AM PDT by Tax-chick ("His mother said to the servants, 'Do whatever He tells you.' ")
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To: ArrogantBustard

We especially need to ask ourselves that when we feel really strongly about a subject. So often our desire to defend our view of God, or the church or our faith tradition, we get an emotional reaction as if personally attacked.

This is one of the passages I use as a philosophy on these things:

Have nothing to do with stupid, senseless controversies; you know that they breed quarrels. And the Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but kindly to every one, an apt teacher, forbearing.

2 Timothy 2:23-24


35 posted on 04/03/2007 6:49:19 AM PDT by Knitting A Conundrum (Act Justly, Love Mercy, and Walk Humbly With God Micah 6:8)
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To: ArrogantBustard

Absolutely right.


36 posted on 04/03/2007 6:55:41 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: Quix

Agreed.


37 posted on 04/03/2007 6:56:40 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: ArrogantBustard

Well done, AB.


38 posted on 04/03/2007 6:57:22 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: Tax-chick
It gets silly, and everyone has to look at baby pictures.

************

LOL!!

39 posted on 04/03/2007 6:58:16 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: trisham

Thx.

Great thread.

BTTT


40 posted on 04/03/2007 7:00:48 AM PDT by Quix (AN AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE PREVENTS ET ABDUCTIONS, STOPS SAME)
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To: Running On Empty
I am always hoping for a honest exchange of ideas, and beliefs that aren’t accmpanied by sweeping condemnations of other’s profession of faith not in accord with one’s own.

I'm sorry, with all due respect, but if their believes weren't heretical they wouldn't have left the Church. How can I condone the teaching of error in the name of ecumenism?

41 posted on 04/03/2007 7:00:58 AM PDT by ichabod1 ("Liberals read Karl Marx. Conservatives UNDERSTAND Karl Marx." Ronald Reagan)
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To: ichabod1

It is by speaking kindly and avoiding kneejerk buzzwords that you do it.

And remembering you will not win people’s hearts and minds if you hit them over the head with a 2 by 4. Tone matters extremely in online conversation. You might reinforce your belief that you are right, but you stop people from listening to what you have to say, and therefore you communicate not truth, but attack, even if there is truth in the statements. Because they will not hear it.


42 posted on 04/03/2007 7:08:37 AM PDT by Knitting A Conundrum (Act Justly, Love Mercy, and Walk Humbly With God Micah 6:8)
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To: ichabod1
How can I condone the teaching of error in the name of ecumenism?

By realizing that "error" is a spiritual concept, but a judgment passed by a collective egoic mind.

43 posted on 04/03/2007 7:15:08 AM PDT by Mr. Jeeves ("Wise men don't need to debate; men who need to debate are not wise." -- Tao Te Ching)
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To: ichabod1; Running On Empty; All
with all due respect,

With all due respect:

1) There's a huge difference between disagreeing with someone's beliefs and misrepresenting those beliefs. The latter is a form of false witness against your neighbour. It's potentially a matter of mortal sin. (No, I'm not accusing you of doing it.)

2) There's a huge difference between refusing to condone the teaching of error and ridiculing a person for passing on what he was taught (and what his parents and grandparents were taught before him), even if we believe that he was taught in error. That, too, is potentially a matter of mortal sin. (Again, I'm not accusing you of doing it.)

I think we've all seen these offenses committed on this forum; I think we all need to examine our consciences.

44 posted on 04/03/2007 7:15:25 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilisation is aborting, buggering, and contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Knitting A Conundrum

You nailed it.

Someone always has to come and do it for me. :-)

Thanks for your post because it says it all for me. I don’t listen well to hammers and boards. Must be the Irish in me.

ROE


45 posted on 04/03/2007 7:15:29 AM PDT by Running On Empty
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To: Mr. Jeeves

Correction: ...”error” is NOT a spiritual concept...


46 posted on 04/03/2007 7:15:43 AM PDT by Mr. Jeeves ("Wise men don't need to debate; men who need to debate are not wise." -- Tao Te Ching)
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To: Quix
Great thread.

*************

Great thread bump!

47 posted on 04/03/2007 7:20:50 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: Quix
I am glad you liked the "Christian Caucus" idea. It was the only thing I could think of that would prevent the "he said, she said" arguments from erupting here also.

Now, if we can live up to your example.

I pray that I can live up to it. Now I am not only accountable to God, but have made myself accountable to the entire FR religion forum. If I lapse, I fear I may be crucified. : )

48 posted on 04/03/2007 8:28:20 AM PDT by Between the Lines (I am very cognizant of my fallibility, sinfulness, and other limitations. So should you.)
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To: Between the Lines

If I lapse, I fear I may be crucified. : )

Nawwwww,

We sadly don’t bother with crucifixion here.

We draw, quarter, then shred, pulverize, powder and then blow to the four winds . . .

with great self-righteousness, sanctimony, blind bias, haughtiness and hypocrisy.

But I like to think your thread is the beginning of changing all that wholesale.

God bless you for it.


49 posted on 04/03/2007 8:42:52 AM PDT by Quix (AN AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE PREVENTS ET ABDUCTIONS, STOPS SAME)
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To: Tax-chick; trisham; ArrogantBustard; AnAmericanMother
It gets silly, and everyone has to look at baby pictures.

(Feel the Molasses Miasma of Niceness? Pine-Sol will take it off your keyboard, if necessary ...)

And following the baby pictures, the housekeeping tips appear to be followed soon, no doubt, by some interesting recipes!

;-o)

50 posted on 04/03/2007 8:52:47 AM PDT by Frank Sheed ("Shakespeare the Papist" by Fr. Peter Milward, S.J.)
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