Skip to comments.LDS Marathoners Tell Their Stories
Posted on 04/18/2013 9:47:30 AM PDT by greyfoxx39
Or if a Mormon died, what did they do to deserve it??
They probably weren’t tithe payers or associated with Gentiles.
were they wearing their garmies?
Leave it to the LDS cult to immedietly suggest in a tragedy that their religion kept them safe. More specifically, they probably think their sacred garments (underwear) was the charm that did it.
One of the little children who was murdered in Newtown was a Mormon..
(Next thing ya know the Mormon church-owned Deseret News will be using the above to "verify" the verse from the Book of Mormon, "You are saved by grace AFTER all YOU can DO.")
Lots of apostates were safe also...
outnumbered the Mormons 100 to 2...
How cool is that ???
(Note the self-Mormon presumption of "good"; even Jesus said we should have a self-"check" about touting that):
He said: "'Why do you call me good?' Jesus answered. 'No one is good--except God alone.'" (Mark 10:18).
Jesus wasn't saying He personally wasn't good; but He was addressing the misguided presumption behind the comment: That man is good [I believe Jesus is addressed mans isness at root ]
Jesus levels the playing field before the cross by undercutting any spiritual pride that presumes anybody from any religion doesnt need Him as our great physician ("It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick...For I have NOT COME to call the righteous, but sinners."--Matthew 9:12)
Jesus is for the person who understands their personal cancerous diagnosis of sin.
The apostle Paul added in Romans 3: 10 As it is written:
There is no one righteous, not even one;
11 there is no one who understands;
there is no one who seeks God.
12 All have turned away,
they have together become worthless;
there is no one who does good,
not even one.
20 Therefore no one will be declared righteous in Gods sight by the works of the law; rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin. 21 But now apart from the law the righteousness of God has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify. 22 This righteousness is given through faith in[h] Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile, 23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God...
Running 26.2 miles in garmies usually leaves a rub rash that lasts for months!
Hey MORMANS 2 words for ya, “Mountain Meadows”.
Was does a text read like where the sender was under a "hardly worked" environment?
Does that mean only certain letters or numbers come thru? (And others are evaporated from the screen?)
Does that mean you can receive texts but not send them?
Isn't texting pretty much cut & dried -- where you can send them or you can't send them...with no "hardly" about it?
Thanks for posting the article. What a tragedy the bombing was and thank God for protecting the vast majority of people there. It’s a shame that politicians would use this tragedy to push their agendas. Thank God there are no Christians that would be so crass, unfeeling and hate filled as to exploit this tragedy to tear down others.
9 To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable: 10 Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. 11 The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed: God, I thank you that I am not like other peoplerobbers, evildoers, adulterersor even like this tax collector.'
When did that happen?
No my friend I'm deeply aware of my own faults. I'm just thankful that Christians aren't exploiting a tragedy where people were scared, injured and died...including an 8 year old boy. Some people, like politicians, who have cold hearts and little love, would use this tragedy to push an agenda...wouldn't they?
When did what happen?
Well, your sarcasm is noted re: your indirect backdoor accusations.
So my next question is: When FREEPERs galore mention some Muslim terrorist attack (or the Boston Marathon where they speculate that Muslims were involved), where are you on those threads with this same "thankful" comment?
I mean those are tragedies, too, right?
Real victims, rights?
Would you -- in your own mild sarcastic way -- insinuate that all FR references to the Mormon Mountain Meadows as being "exploitive"?
If so, how would then Sept. 11, 1857 FR references rate on your "exploitation" scale...vs. FR references to Sept. 11, 2001?
You were being sarcastic right?
What, a member of the polytheist UCG sticking up for the polytheist LDS self-righteous behavior? Whoda saw this coming?
I'm not quite sure I'm following you here?? Accusing who of what? I think it's a given that politicians...well...usually only the soulless and heartless ones....will take human tragedy and then use them to paint their political opponents in the worst possible light.
I imagine these same politicians will sit around and gleefully high five each other over the corpses of the victims as they try to make their pathetic political points.
I was also expressing thanks for the Christian religion and Christians in general who would never do something like that. And if they did I would bet they would at least feel some type of repentance for what they've did and get down on their hands and knees to beg God for forgiveness.
Maybe we're posting on different threads???
No sir....that statement is from my heart. If a Christian did do something like that it would make a mockery out of Jesus Christ. It's really kind of disgusting. If they did I would hope they would at least feel some kind of sorrow and repent.
You’re a polytheist, as has been confirmed in multiple threads of yours. You believe in two different gods, and believe that mankind can join the Godhead. The LDS is also polytheist. They are here spreading propaganda that they were protected from harm because they were Mormons, which of course follows that those who were not Mormons go unprotected.
And here you are, attacking the people in this thread.
I was just expressing my lack of surprise on this.
So are you saying that the practitioners of mormnism are a mockery in this situation?
I'm not saying that at all. I really enjoyed the article. It showed a human side of the tragedy and a gratitude to God for sparing them. I thanked Grefoxx for posting it! Thanks for letting me clear that up!
That's the mormon church for you, exploit any and everything and everyone to fit their agenda. The fact that mormonism is non-Christian as are other polytheistic sects is notable.
As to "crass, unfeeling and hate-filled" see below:
Snapshot of Joseph Smiths Slanderous Invectives vs. Christian Sects
Mormon Source[Note: Most of these are Mormon scriptures'. In fact, First three rows below are Lds 'scripture' & therefore cannot be rug-swept any more than a Jew might try to take three commandments off of the very tablets of stone Moses brought down from the mountain]
|...which of all the sects was right must join NONE of them, for they were ALL WRONG those professors were ALL CORRUPT ||Joseph Smith History vv. 18-19. Lds "scripture" Pearl of Great Price|
|...which of all the sects was right ALL their CREEDS were an ABOMINATION in his sight they teach for doctrines the commandments of MEN ||Joseph Smith History vv. 18-19. Lds "scripture" Pearl of Great Price|
|Mormon church the only Christ-sanctioned church on earth: the foundation of this [Mormon] church the ONLY true and living church on the face of the whole earth [Obvious scorched earth implication: All other churches are false and dead]||Lds scripture Doctrines & Covenants 1:30|
|Direct question asked of Joseph Smith: 'Will everybody be damned, but Mormons?" Answer from Lds "prophet" Joseph Smith: 'Yes, and a great portion of them, unless they repent, and work righteousness."||Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith, p. 119 [Not scripture but still publicly spoken by the Mormon living prophet and published by a later Mormon living prophet, Joseph Fielding Smith via a publisher owned by the Mormon church Deseret News Press, 1938]|
|In 1952 the first official proselyting plan was sent to missionaries throughout the world It included seven missionary discussions that emphasized [four topics, one of them being] THE APOSTASY and Restoration [This makes it 60 years that Mormon church missionaries, now numbering 55,000, have formally emphasized in its training & door to door saturation a priority in bashing the worldwide Christian church as apostates (100% AWOL)]||Our Heritage: A Brief History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints p. 116, 1996|
Greyfoxx39 is a Mormon???
I have no problem with greyfoxx posting things thanking God for safety from a perspective of his/her's faith. I enjoyed reading it. Sorry. If you have a problem with it why don't you take it up with Greyfoxx?
And here you are, attacking the people in this thread.
Attacking who?? Politicians?? Look the honest truth is that politicians and the left wing media will stop at nothing to perpetuate their hatred against people who don't think the same way they do. They are so low, and we've seen this many times, that they will rummage around in the mud like pigs and sully and pull up anything and everything that they think will further their imagined "cause". And the worst part is that that hatred runs so deep and so wide that they can't see how perverted and corrupted their thought processes really are.
Surely you can't think I was attacking Christians?? Christians would never do such a thing.
Don't you agree??
Aren’t you a Mormon???
“I have no problem with greyfoxx posting things thanking God for safety from a perspective of his/her’s faith. “
Greyfoxx is NOT a Mormon. And though this is hard for someone like you who, as a matter of your religion as has been demonstrated, believes we are all in a counterfeit church because we believe in only one God, it is quite offensive for most normal people to hear claims like this.
Oh...my bad. I was confused as to why someone not a Mormon would be posting this wonderful article that shows gratitude and wonder toward God for keeping them safe. The bombing at the Boston Marathon was horrific. I have an almost 8 year old grandson. My heart would break if something like that would happen to him or any of my other loved ones.
If some hate filled politician took those expressions of gratitude and love for my relatives and exploited them as some kind of cheap stunt to "prove" a point I don't know I would react.
And if that politician and his left wing buddies took it as an occasion to mock and laugh at our having escaped from harms ways I would say that they weren't motivated by anything Godly. For all the world an image of devilish jackals is the only thing that comes to my mind.
Or a pack of ravenous dogs...or maybe a bunch of filthy swine?
Mat 7:6 "Do not give what is holy to the dogs; nor cast your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you in pieces.
That's what those politicians remind me of....
I pray that anyone who is caught in these non-Christian entities will soon do the same.
Perhaps you are not aware of the mormon belief that their faith makes them "special" and therefore expression of the "gratitude and wonder" is just a testimony of their "attitude of superiority" over the "gentiles".
“If some hate filled politician took those expressions of gratitude and love for my relatives and exploited them as some kind of cheap stunt to “prove” a point I don’t know I would react.”
Apparently you approve of it, as that is what your cousins in the LDS are doing.
More likely had parents who were and merely tagged along.
When he (she?) gets old enough; THEN they could CHOOSE to be a MORMON.
Hey you ex-Kiwi!
I see that NZ just passed fag marriage legality laws!
Ain’t it just SO cute when the little darlings stand up in the T&FM times and recite what Mommy and Daddy has taught them!
Too bad HE didn't 'protect' the 100 or so in Massachusetts that day that would lose their lives due to the CHOICE of their 'mother'.
I think they are just deceived.
ATTITUDES OF SUPERIORITY
1. Im Superior; I have a special gift of the holy Ghost -- you dont!
2. Im Superior; I have Gods true priesthood power -- you dont!
3. Im Superior; I can go in Gods secret Temple -- you cant!
4. Im Superior; Ive been Endowed with special Gifts and Knowledge -- youre just normal!
5. Im Superior; Ill have my family with me in heaven -- youll be with strangers!
6. Im Superior; Im becoming a God -- you arent!
7. Im Superior; My women know their place as servants of man and yours dont.
8. Im Superior; YOUR creeds are wrong because they come from man - mine comes from God (you can find each one printed in our Scriptures).
9. Im Superior; I dont HAVE a creed - Ive got 13 Articles of Faith.
10. I'm Superior; I have 4 "Bibles"-- the standard works (5 if you count the JST) -- you've only got one: in as far as it is translated correctly.
11. Im Superior; I can lie with impunity about such things as church membership, church growth, church doctrine, church history, church influence, etc. -- You cant.
12. Im Superior; I am right (everybody knows) when I say 'evangelical' Christians are lunatics --
-- Youre a hideous narrow-minded bigot, who is persecuting me by practicing discrimination by saying I'm not a Christian.
13. I'm Superior; I have a testimony about a prophet -- you don't.
14. I'm Superior; I have a Scripture-producing Amos 3:7 prophet -- you don't
15. Im Superior; I have a Living Prophet who talks to god every day -- you have a dim-witted hireling of Satan who only talks to himself.
16. I'm Superior; I have my calling & election made sure -- you don't.
17. Im Superior; I have magic underwear to protect me from the bogey man -- you dont.
18. Im Superior; I have secret clasps and grips to give the angel so I get admitted to the celestial kingdom -- you dont ;so you cant.
19. I'm Superior; I know secret handshake codes for afterlife entrances-- you don't.
20. Im Superior; I will see Joseph Smith setting on the right hand of GOD, when I get to Mormon heaven, and he will recognize me and judge me favorably -- Youre on your own; when you get to wherever youre going!
21. Im Superior; Im going to hie to Kolob -- youre going to who knows where.
22. Im Superior; I get to have a harem and act like a celestial stud for time and all eternity -- you dont.
23. Im Superior; I have sun stones, moon stones, sky stones, cloud stones, Saturn stones, and the evil eye of Osirus guarding my temple
-- You have nothing but a stupid cross.
24. Im Superior; My church has billions in assets stashed away -- yours has taken a stupid vow of poverty.
25. I'm Superior; Last - we have the power to keep a whole race out of our priesthood if we wanted to reinsert our 148-year legacy (we ARE still keeping an entire GENDER at bay!)
26. I'm superior; I have the "higher law" -- everyone else "lives under the "lesser law' because I say so...(over and over).
Semi-Official creed of the EXclusive club of Freeper Flying Inmans.
All rights liable to be abused.
Hahahaha! I’ve SEEN that glove before! A Ex-Mormon preacher up in Utah, whose name I forget. He had a show, and it seems the LDS, with the help of some “Evangelicals,” managed to get him off the air earlier this year.
Yeah theyre slow out there...
Willard passed it in MASS 10 years ago...
The Mormon gods seem busy in MASS
I shudda switched from being a JW to be a MORMON!
THEIR gloves have little pitchers on them!