Religion - Split from Going Back Home

Chats, Flames, Jokes, Junks. Don't know where to post ? You've just found the right place.
Post Reply
x9200
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 9916
Joined: Mon, 07 Sep 2009 4:06 pm
Location: Singapore

Re: Religion - Split from Going Back Home

Post by x9200 » Tue, 04 Jul 2017 4:42 pm

The history of mankind is full of beautiful, noble ides with the implementation success rate of zero for any more massive scale.

Besides, I don't really think any 'inventor" of these ideas would really care who was the first.

User avatar
Strong Eagle
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 11504
Joined: Sat, 10 Jul 2004 12:13 am
Location: Off The Red Dot
Contact:

Re: Religion - Split from Going Back Home

Post by Strong Eagle » Tue, 04 Jul 2017 11:50 pm

PNGMK wrote:But they are not followers of the gospel and you are correct for calling them out.
Yes, the only words that matter are the ones that Jesus spoke. I particularly like the Gospel of Thomas, which, as you know, was not deemed worthy to be included in the "original" bible.

Jesus and Buddha had/have much the same message... love, compassion, inclusion, and distributive justice.

User avatar
PNGMK
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 8778
Joined: Thu, 21 Mar 2013 9:06 pm
Answers: 2
Location: Sinkapore

Re: Religion - Split from Going Back Home

Post by PNGMK » Wed, 05 Jul 2017 7:00 am

Strong Eagle wrote:
PNGMK wrote:But they are not followers of the gospel and you are correct for calling them out.
Yes, the only words that matter are the ones that Jesus spoke. I particularly like the Gospel of Thomas, which, as you know, was not deemed worthy to be included in the "original" bible.

Jesus and Buddha had/have much the same message... love, compassion, inclusion, and distributive justice.
When it comes to the apocryphal gospels my only issue is whether they contain something that should be included in the Christian life, so far for me the answer is no. As to their legitimacy that argument is far above my pay grade in life.
I not lawyer/teacher/CPA.
You've been arrested? Law Society of Singapore can provide referrals.
You want an International School job? School website or http://www.ISS.edu
Your rugrat needs a School? Avoid for profit schools
You need Tax advice? Ask a CPA
You ran away without doing NS? Shame on you!

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Return to “Leisure Chat, Jokes, Rubbish”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests