5976Re: Supernovae and religion
- May 13, 2011--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "mahtezcatpoc" <mahtezcatpoc@...> wrote:
>And the Palestinian territories.
> There seems to be a connection between Shelton's Star and the would-be theocratic movement in this country. I think 1987, the year of this supernova, was the year the First Intifada started in Israel.
>It seems like American political parties have split on the Israeli-Palestinian issue in the years since: the Democrats support a solution fair to both sides, while the Republicans support the Israeli government no matter what it does; and that something similar exists up in Canada.And that the issue has religious overtones.
Mark A. Holmes
> --- In email@example.com, Shevtsova <shevtsova@> wrote:
> > (Mark A. Holmes)
> > > I believe Pat Robertson ran for president the year after the supernova
> > > appeared and when that failed miserably, started the Christian Coalition.
> > > Ronald Reagan, who was president in 1987, had already given Fundie
> > > politician/preachers like Robertson and Jerry Falwell access to the White
> > > House.
> > Hi,
> > Being Canadian, I am confused on what americans say what Christianity is.
> > I have read that Pat Robertson is or was a TV evangelist. I do not consider
> > him a christian. Evangelists and Protestants are not following the one and
> > only Catholic Church which leader is the Pope in Rome and are in fact
> > profoundly anti-catholic. And from times to times, there are priests and
> > bishops (and even archbishops) who are also heretics and not obedient to the
> > one and only Catholic Church as founded by the apostles of Jesus Christ, the
> > origin or Christianity. So what an evangelist does is often purely
> > personal, as the thousands of different pastors around the Protestant
> > movement, and people have a tendency to believe this is christianity, but I
> > think it is not. Obedient priests to the roman catholic magistorum would
> > never be hateful. I am certain that Pastors like Jeremy Wright have
> > absolutely nothing to do with the Catholic Roman Church or christianity
> > because they are all profoundly anti-catholic. So it would seem that true
> > christians or catholics are in fact quite rare in United States, do you
> > agree?
> > Ronald Reagan was raised as a Protestant and was a Presbyterian Protestant
> > when he was President, so I am not surprised that he would have met
> > Robertson and Falwell. America had only one president that was catholic
> > (and I am not certain if he was fervently catholic at that) and it is John
> > F. Kennedy. Again, Protestant and Evangelists as well as lukewarm
> > catholics are very strange christians as they do not believe in the true
> > presence of Jesus in the Eucharist. A true christian must learn to imitate
> > Jesus Christ and live an holy life Then one can say he is a christian.
> > Otherwise, saying you are christian do not mean nothing especially if your
> > live like a sinner and you are hateful.
> > All religions have this problem where people are doing bad deeds in the name
> > of a religion.
> > Denise
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