Re: Christmass & Days of Thanksgiving and/or Fasting
- The sad state of affairs is that many Reformed and all of the
Anglicans are into CONFORMITY and are given to the Truth only when
it is suitable or the current fashion trend...of course this plays
into the hands of the papal anti-christ!!!
Proof? Just read the headlines amongst the various
denominations...and many may have experienced it already in seeing
it first hand...i.e. organs playing and so-called Xmas services to
reach out to the lost!
--- In email@example.com, covie1646
> Scripture does not give any indication of establishing Christmassor
> even the specific date whether in the Jewish, Julian, or GregorianScripture
> calendars. Hence, if Christmass was established apart from
> (i.e, apart from God), it is obviously not a commandment of Godbut
> the idolatry of Satan regardless if the practice was started in 0AD
> or 125 AD. From the beginning of the Church, God has specificallyin
> instituted the ways in which he is to be worshipped. If it is not
> Scripture, why risk disobeying a Holy God and incur God's wrathand
> threatenings when we should not add to or taken away from God'sThanksgiving
> commandments especially concerning worship? God instituted the
> Sabbath as holy-day. Occasionally we may see a Day of
> and/or Fasting, but were there any such Days in Scripture thatset a
> commemorated a particular act or event of God? Can we lawfully
> Day of Thanksgiving for Christ's birth, crucifixion, orresurrection
> but not instituted it for the whole Church? If we can, I am hardcoat
> pressed to see that from Scripture.
> Seeing that Christmass (just as Easter) is originally a pagan
> day/festival, it is like an ugly wolf putting on the beautiful
> of a sheep in order to make his predatorial self more appealing orunderneath
> more like a sheep. The animal is still a predatorial wolf
> (Scripture also likens Satan to a prowling lion).