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orthoclad

(3,019 posts)
24. Goes back further than Constantine
Sun May 14, 2023, 01:32 PM
May 2023

from Highway 61 Revisited:
Oh, God said to Abraham, “Kill me a son”
Abe said, “Man, you must be puttin' me on”
God say, “No.”
Abe say, “What?”
God say, “You can do what you want, Abe, but
The next time you see me comin' you better run”
Well, Abe said, “Where you want this killin' done?"

The Abrahamic patriarchy, based on propitiating an angry being with human sacrifice. The beginning of these desert religions.

Constantine made it all globally official, with the weight of the Roman state enforcing it, and punishing all the new heresies defined at Nicaea.

Evangos seem to like the OT much better than "love is the whole of the law". Lots of blood and punishment in the OT. And earthly kingdoms. With power over their neighbors.

K&R nt flying rabbit May 2023 #1
K&R MustLoveBeagles May 2023 #2
Let those fucking hypocrites have it with both barrels Blue Owl May 2023 #3
K&R! ShazzieB May 2023 #4
Thanks, She 💖 KnR Hekate May 2023 #5
Yes. They hated that the Obamas were smarter, classier and better looking than them Buckeyeblue May 2023 #6
Now more than ever. ariadne0614 May 2023 #7
I was going to point out this was a bit old, so apparently we are not quite through Arthur_Frain May 2023 #13
K&R brer cat May 2023 #8
People still don't get it Johnny2X2X May 2023 #9
Worse than that. KentuckyWoman May 2023 #10
Good point Johnny2X2X May 2023 #11
Yes JanLip May 2023 #17
And don't leave out that "the Jews killed Jesus" bullshit either... Wounded Bear May 2023 #14
Evangelicals love power. Trape gives them power. orthoclad May 2023 #22
Yep, King Cyrus Lars39 May 2023 #25
The "Holy Trinity" of magavangelicals: usonian May 2023 #12
And they'll have one of these signs out front while they preach verses from The Elders of Zion ArkansasDemocrat1 May 2023 #30
Truth Martin68 May 2023 #15
Kick. n/t Upthevibe May 2023 #16
White American Evangelicals have always been a-holes. GarColga May 2023 #18
They are the inheritors GenThePerservering May 2023 #21
Goes back further than Constantine orthoclad May 2023 #24
My mission is to oppose their mission MyMission May 2023 #19
Pavlovitz gets it. So does Signal Press lees1975 May 2023 #20
I was done with BlueMTexpat May 2023 #23
In a word, inspired. dchill May 2023 #26
My mom, 89, is an evangelical onlyadream May 2023 #27
K&R onecaliberal May 2023 #28
In the name of racism, misogyny, pedophilia, and greed. Amen. OMGWTF May 2023 #29
K&R NullTuples May 2023 #31
I love John Pavlovitz n/t TexasBushwhacker May 2023 #32
I read this when it was first published years ago and it still rings true today. japple May 2023 #33
K&R! gademocrat7 May 2023 #34
K&R BlueWaveNeverEnd May 2023 #35
Amen to that Joinfortmill May 2023 #36
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