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  • PopeWatch: Incomprehensible

    04/25/2018 4:11:06 PM PDT · 27 of 28
    Elsie to Antoninus

    Could you please pass the Italian dressing to me?

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  • PopeWatch: Incomprehensible

    04/25/2018 4:08:06 PM PDT · 26 of 28
    Elsie to SkyPilot
    It might be similar to this concise and precise definition:
     
     
    Where can we find an 'OFFICIAL MORMON' teaching website??
    Official sites are sites supported by LDS officials unless said official sites are considered unofficial by said officials.
     
    At that point such sites are unofficial unless officially referenced for official purposes by officials who can do so officially.
     
    This should not be misconstrued as an indication that official sites can be unofficially recognized as official nor should it be implied that unofficial sites cannot contain official information, but are not officially allowed to be offical despite their official contents due the their unofficialness.
     
    Official sites will be official and recognized as official by officials of the LDS unless there is an official reason to mark them as unofficial either temporally or permanently, which would make the official content officially unofficial.
     
    This is also not to imply that recognized sites, often used on FR by haters and bigots cannot contain official information, it just means that content, despite its official status, is no longer official and should be consider unofficial despite the same information being official on an official site elsewhere.
     
    Even then the officialness my be amended due to the use of the unofficial information which may determine the officialness of anything be it official or unofficial depending on how and where it is used officially or unofficially.
    I hope this clear things up for the lurkers out there.
    The haters tend to make things complicated and confusing when it is all really quite crystal clear.
    --Ejonesie22
  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 6:07:05 PM PDT · 120 of 159
    Elsie to metmom
    ... but these are written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.

    And there is NOTHING in this to indicate that any NEEDED lessons were given especially to the disciples; either.

  • How to Avoid Road Kill and Reduce Psychic Pain

    04/24/2018 3:51:32 PM PDT · 13 of 15
    Elsie to Kaslin
    “Before twenty two weeks, a fetus is not in any way equal to ‘a baby’ or ‘a child.’ It cannot survive outside the uterus because it cannot breathe – not even on a respirator. It cannot form anything like thoughts.”

    The same could be said of bald eagles.


    But; unlike unborn humans, unborn eagles have the FULL protection of the United States Government.


     

    I'd like to thank the United States Government for protecting me and my kind.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    You see, 40 years ago, my odds of making it out of the egg, alive, were very poor; about 80% of us died. 
     
     
    But a lady discovered our plight and wrote a book that addressed our problem,
    and, in 1972, a law was ammended protecting us even further. (http://www.fws.gov/midwest/eagle/protect/laws.html)
     
     
     
     
     
     
    What I find strange is that the same government passed a law the very next year that allowed for killing
    of unborn, and apparently unwanted, humans.  Little ones still nestled safely in their Mother's womb.
    Around 25% of them are dying before birth - on average nearly 3,300 - every day of the year.
     
     
    I hear that by now, somewhere around 58 MILLION of them have perished.
    Wouldn't that kind of mess up the humans plans for growth, and welfare, and
    retirement?
     
     
     
     
     
    Strange birds; these Homo Sapiens.  Perhaps they'll come to their senses
    before they are ALL dead!
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:45:13 PM PDT · 111 of 159
    Elsie to srweaver
    It took me MORE than two whacks upside the headbone before I finally got the Message!
  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:42:31 PM PDT · 110 of 159
    Elsie to Salvation
    Holy Tradition is of utmost importance, for these people knew Christ and the Apostles!

    Are you bold enough to state that a person CANNOT get saved without it?

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:40:42 PM PDT · 109 of 159
    Elsie to Norski
    “We can fix your cancer with CRISPR, that’s the only therapy we will pay for, and the doctor says “You have 2 months without it”?

    When GOD has said, "...he shall live; even though he dies."?
    --John 11:25


    Psalm 116:15
    Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:35:43 PM PDT · 107 of 159
    Elsie to Norski
     A very widespread number of people (not only Christians) interpret this that these giants were the result of fallen angels and human women.
     
     
    Let's look at the text....
     
     
     
     

    Genesis 6:1-8

    When human beings began to increase in number on the earth and daughters were born to them, the sons of God saw that the daughters of humans were beautiful, and they married any of them they chose. Then the Lord said, “My Spirit will not contend with humans forever, for they are mortal; their days will be a hundred and twenty years.”

    The Nephilim were on the earth in those days—and also afterward—when the sons of God went to the daughters of humans and had children by them. They were the heroes of old, men of renown.

    The Lord saw how great the wickedness of the human race had become on the earth, and that every inclination of the thoughts of the human heart was only evil all the time. The Lord regretted that he had made human beings on the earth, and his heart was deeply troubled. So the Lord said, “I will wipe from the face of the earth the human race I have created—and with them the animals, the birds and the creatures that move along the ground—for I regret that I have made them. But Noah found favor in the eyes of the Lord.


    It does NOT say the GIANTs  mated with the Humans; it merely says they were on the earth.

    ???

    So; just WHO are the sons of God and the daughters of humans???

     

    The BOOK says: Let Us create Man in Our image.   So there you get some 'sons of God'; right??

    The BOOK also says, in Genesis 5:3-4

     When Adam had lived 130 years, he had a son in his own likeness, in his own image; and he named him Seth. After Seth was born, Adam lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters.

     

    These things happened BEFORE Genesis chapter 6....

     

     

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:27:50 PM PDT · 106 of 159
    Elsie to Sontagged; super7man
    Neither of which are okay with the Lord, so it’s not worship, it’s just vain repetition set to trance music.


    Psalm 136 NIV

    Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good.
    His love endures forever.
    Give thanks to the God of gods.
    His love endures forever.
    Give thanks to the Lord of lords:
    His love endures forever.

    to him who alone does great wonders,
    His love endures forever.
    who by his understanding made the heavens,
    His love endures forever.
    who spread out the earth upon the waters,
    His love endures forever.
    who made the great lights
    His love endures forever.
    the sun to govern the day,
    His love endures forever.
    the moon and stars to govern the night;
    His love endures forever.

    10 to him who struck down the firstborn of Egypt
    His love endures forever.
    11 and brought Israel out from among them
    His love endures forever.
    12 with a mighty hand and outstretched arm;
    His love endures forever.

    13 to him who divided the Red Sea[a] asunder
    His love endures forever.
    14 and brought Israel through the midst of it,
    His love endures forever.
    15 but swept Pharaoh and his army into the Red Sea;
    His love endures forever.

    16 to him who led his people through the wilderness;
    His love endures forever.

    17 to him who struck down great kings,
    His love endures forever.
    18 and killed mighty kings
    His love endures forever.
    19 Sihon king of the Amorites
    His love endures forever.
    20 and Og king of Bashan
    His love endures forever.
    21 and gave their land as an inheritance,
    His love endures forever.
    22 an inheritance to his servant Israel.
    His love endures forever.

    23 He remembered us in our low estate
    His love endures forever.
    24 and freed us from our enemies.
    His love endures forever.
    25 He gives food to every creature.
    His love endures forever.

    26 Give thanks to the God of heaven.
    His love endures forever.

     

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:20:47 PM PDT · 105 of 159
    Elsie to Norski
    Only those who are human are eligible for salvation...

    Or; I daresay; NEED it!

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:18:28 PM PDT · 104 of 159
    Elsie to ealgeone

    And the JWs that claim the bible is HIGHLY deficient in the use of the word JEHOVAH.

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:16:47 PM PDT · 103 of 159
    Elsie to Campion; metmom

    DANG!!

    If ya can't believe the First Pope; then; by golly; just who CAN ya believe???


    2 Peter 1:3
    God's divine power has given us everything we need for life and for godliness

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:14:07 PM PDT · 101 of 159
    Elsie to metmom

    ...for salvation through faith...

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 3:13:03 PM PDT · 100 of 159
    Elsie to Campion
    Catholicism doesn’t say to invent your own tradition.

    True; it'll do it for you.

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 4:35:54 AM PDT · 50 of 159
    Elsie to Sontagged
    This NAR is an apostate movement, who use the same arguments Mormons do by adding to the Word of God.

    HEY!!!


    Article of Faith #7:

    We believe in the gift of tongues, prophecy, revelation, visions, healing, interpretation of tongues, and so forth.


    --Mormon_Dude(Hail Joseph!!)


  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 4:26:03 AM PDT · 48 of 159
    Elsie to Elsie
    And do NOT forget our precious Pearl of Great Price; found in every Quad printed.

     

    666 posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 7:35:28 AM by --Mormon_Dude(I may not understand everything MORMON, but, by golly, I sure BELIEVE it!)

     
     
     












  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 4:21:24 AM PDT · 47 of 159
    Elsie to Elsie
    While ROME only says:
    “Everything isn’t written down in the Bible!”

    While Salt Lake City says: “Everything isn’t written down in the Book of Mormon. GOD has revealed MUCH through our Living Prophet® in our Doctrines & Covenants; too.”

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 4:17:34 AM PDT · 46 of 159
    Elsie to Mark17

    88 reasons...

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 4:16:27 AM PDT · 45 of 159
    Elsie to RegulatorCountry
    If you’re involved in this church in any way, always test what he preaches and teaches against scripture.

    If you’re involved in ANY church in any way, always test what IT preaches and teaches against scripture.

    Then you'll be MORE noble in character.

  • Why Bill Johnson (Bethel) Believes The Bible Is Not Enough

    04/24/2018 4:14:48 AM PDT · 44 of 159
    Elsie to Sontagged
    This NAR cult is a theological problem and people get caught up in it by virtue of cute sayings like “Everything isn’t written down in the Bible!”

    While ROME only says:

    “Everything isn’t written down in the Bible!”