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Is murder actually sinful?

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Offline Aindriú

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Is murder actually sinful?
« on: December 02, 2012, 02:51:58 PM »
After looking at this thread I began to wonder if murder is actually sinful. I mean, if I kill someone the they must've actually deserved it, right? Then I'm just doing justice. And since I'm a creation of God, I'm pretty much allowed to use my own conscience and reason.

Sure the "10 Commandments" say not to kill, but Jesus fulfilled the law, right? And we are all priests. Besides, the "commandments" are only, like, suggestions anyways, right? We don't really use the Sabbath anymore!  :police:

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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2012, 02:58:43 PM »
Do unto others...before they do unto you.
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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2012, 03:07:03 PM »
Do unto others...before they do unto you.


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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2012, 03:10:01 PM »
Well there's a modest proposal if I've ever seen one.

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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2012, 03:28:55 PM »
Or, you could quit making these smarmy little self-congratulatory threads, and just go scratch yourself.

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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2012, 03:37:02 PM »
Or, you could quit making these smarmy little self-congratulatory threads, and just go scratch yourself.

This one wasn't funny, Biro. Typing while drunk makes you angry.

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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2012, 03:39:56 PM »
Or, you could quit making these smarmy little self-congratulatory threads, and just go scratch yourself.

This one wasn't funny, Biro. Typing while drunk makes you angry.

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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2012, 05:51:05 PM »
After looking at this thread I began to wonder if murder is actually sinful. I mean, if I kill someone the they must've actually deserved it, right? Then I'm just doing justice. And since I'm a creation of God, I'm pretty much allowed to use my own conscience and reason.

Sure the "10 Commandments" say not to kill, but Jesus fulfilled the law, right? And we are all priests. Besides, the "commandments" are only, like, suggestions anyways, right? We don't really use the Sabbath anymore!  :police:
since no One knows when life begins, it seems that we should not limit the right to kill.
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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #8 on: December 02, 2012, 07:11:26 PM »
Or, you could quit making these smarmy little self-congratulatory threads, and just go scratch yourself.

That's it, I'm cutting you off for the night. You've had way too much to drink! I may be a "misogynist dumbass" (in your own words) but I know when you're intoxicated.
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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #9 on: December 02, 2012, 07:14:13 PM »
I'm confused... us guys scratching ourselves is one of the great joys in life... what's wrong with what was said?  ???

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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #10 on: December 02, 2012, 08:08:47 PM »
I'm confused... us guys scratching ourselves is one of the great joys in life... what's wrong with what was said?  ???
I jusss wanna say that I love you guysss. That itch on my head was really botherin me.

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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #11 on: December 02, 2012, 08:22:28 PM »
After looking at this thread I began to wonder if murder is actually sinful. I mean, if I kill someone the they must've actually deserved it, right? Then I'm just doing justice. And since I'm a creation of God, I'm pretty much allowed to use my own conscience and reason.

Sure the "10 Commandments" say not to kill, but Jesus fulfilled the law, right? And we are all priests. Besides, the "commandments" are only, like, suggestions anyways, right? We don't really use the Sabbath anymore!  :police:

LOL.

There are many excuses that I have seen the 10 commandments broken.  "Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill. (Matt 5:17)
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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #12 on: December 02, 2012, 08:56:48 PM »
After looking at this thread I began to wonder if murder is actually sinful. I mean, if I kill someone the they must've actually deserved it, right? Then I'm just doing justice. And since I'm a creation of God, I'm pretty much allowed to use my own conscience and reason.

Sure the "10 Commandments" say not to kill, but Jesus fulfilled the law, right? And we are all priests. Besides, the "commandments" are only, like, suggestions anyways, right? We don't really use the Sabbath anymore!  :police:
since no One knows when life begins, it seems that we should not limit the right to kill.

That's why re-incarnationists kill people all the time.
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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #13 on: December 02, 2012, 08:58:21 PM »
I went out walking with a Bible and a gun...
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Re: Is murder actually sinful?
« Reply #14 on: December 02, 2012, 09:52:49 PM »
I am locking this up as I fear it will degenerate further. To resume after Nativity. Carl Kraeff
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