Re: OT: "Science is interesting; if you don't agree, you can fuck off."
|From:||Jeff Rollin <jeff.rollin@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, November 15, 2007, 21:48|
In the last episode, (On Wednesday 14 November 2007 13:25:09), you wrote:
> I must agree that one shouldn't always wait to be asked for help. And
> therein lies the rub, since deciding whether or not someone who is not
> asking for help needs it anyway is wholly dependent on the beliefs of
> the prospective helper. To go back to the religion thing: if you
> truly believe that everyone who doesn't share your faith is going to
> be damned for all eternity, how can you in good conscience *not*
Not everyone who is religious/not every religion preaches that. Thank God.
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