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JCC Questions for Arlol

Discussion in 'Community' started by Eeth-my-Koth, Oct 10, 2012.

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  1. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    None

    1. Doing what?
    2. A country
    3. No idea

    I wasn't saying yours was. Hypos are hypos. Don't I do hypos?
     
  2. tom

    tom Chosen One star 7

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    why did you skip my question?
     
  3. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    Answering at a time :p Plus my computer is being spastic all of a sudden.

    He does love everyone the same. That's why He sent His Son to die for everyone and to be raised up again for everyone to have a chance to come to Him? (John 3:16)
     
  4. Point Given

    Point Given Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    What has Obama done to make you think that he wants people to think he is a god?
     
  5. DarthTunick

    DarthTunick SfC Part IV Commissioner star 10 VIP - Game Host

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    What if I didn't want Jesus to die for me?
     
  6. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    1. Has he stopped people from calling him that that do so?

    T: Well He did. That's how much He loved you.
     
  7. DarthTunick

    DarthTunick SfC Part IV Commissioner star 10 VIP - Game Host

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    One can't love someone they don't know... a terribly presumptuous thought.
     
  8. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    Ah but He knows everyone. But He still offers His hand to you
     
  9. harpua

    harpua Chosen One star 9

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    So then why do you believe that homosexuality is a sin? Why do you believe that certain people are going to hell and not others?
     
  10. Adam of Nuchtern

    Adam of Nuchtern Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    Where are the Snowdens of yesteryear?
     
  11. Arawn_Fenn

    Arawn_Fenn Force Ghost star 7

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    Where now are the horse and the rider? Where is the horn that was blowing?
     
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  12. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    I don't know

    They have passed like rain on the mountain, like wind in the meadow. The days have gone down in the west. Behind the hills...into shadow.

    Basically directions to Walmart

    He hates the sin and will judge those who have turned against them, but loves everyone enough to offer mercy and chances to change
     
  13. tom

    tom Chosen One star 7

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    yeah, i didn't mean what if he loves everyone who worships him and follows his rules. i mean what if he loves everyone unconditionally, whether they are christian, atheist, buddhist, muslim, gay, straight, poor, rich, whatever. what if he accepts everyone exactly the way they are? would you be disappointed?
     
  14. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    He does love everyone, but still has to go by the law He has set down to turn unto Him. He's creator and God, not man. He makes the rules, and will judge according to how they were obeyed or not.
     
  15. tom

    tom Chosen One star 7

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    what could possibly be the point of making us all so different then? or the point of making us at all?
     
  16. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    It was to take dominion over the Earth. That's apart of why He had to send His Son, to take the deed taken by satan at the garden. He wanted to dwell with us, still does. Lucifer didn't like that, that's part of the reason he rebelled. I'm not sure what is it about us humans He likes, but He does.
     
  17. tom

    tom Chosen One star 7

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    none of that makes any sense.
     
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  18. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    It does. He created us to rule, satan didn't want to be held lower than humans. He took dominion from man in the garden, but Jesus took it back and will be returning to deliver His people.
     
  19. harpua

    harpua Chosen One star 9

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    Do you think critically about the things you read in the bible, or that you hear from others? I mean, do you question these things until they make sense to you, or do you take them at face value? I mean, do you truly understand what you are saying here, or are you mindlessly repeating what you've been told?
     
  20. Jabba-wocky

    Jabba-wocky Chosen One star 9

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    Tom: I think that may be something of a conflation of terms. I don't think that loving someone unconditionally requires an unqualified endorsement of all their actions and behaviors. For instance, many people in the US to have older relatives whose views may be frankly racist or sexist. I don't think loving them requires that people agree with their relatives on said points, or refuse to rebut them. Instead, I think the idea of unconditional love is that in spite of any disagreements you may or may not have, there is still a broad universe worth actions you'd be willing to take on their behalf. But how broadly does that extend? And how does that scale from a human to an omnipotent being? I should think it pretty arguable that the standard is met, which is the thrust behind all the "rain on the just and unjust" arguments.
     
  21. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    I take it as it is, but do do research along with many other things. As far as angels go...they can be confusing...

    JW: He does love everyone, and gives opportunities, like say a parent would with a child. But still that parent has to reward or discipline based on what they decide to do.
     
  22. Point Given

    Point Given Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Arlon, what is your view on euthanasia?
     
  23. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    Not sure. Military situation of ending suffering on a go yeah, mercy kill maybe. Maybe. But in a environment when you're not...might be too close to it.
     
  24. tom

    tom Chosen One star 7

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    do you believe god gave us free will?
     
  25. TheGuardianofArlon

    TheGuardianofArlon Jedi Master star 6

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    To a point. You can choose one way or another of to do good or bad. He knows your decision either way, but still offers the chance for you to choose rightly anyway.
     
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