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Re: new relay

From:Padraic Brown <pbrown@...>
Date:Wednesday, May 30, 2001, 23:30
On Wed, 30 May 2001, Aidan Grey wrote:

>--- bjm10@CORNELL.EDU wrote: >> On Wed, 30 May 2001, Padraic Brown wrote: >> >> Then why do some people have such a prissy hissy fit >> over using Biblical >> passages? How are these any more tainted than some >> hunk of fiction? > > I can only speak for myself - I don't like using >Biblical passages because 1) I'm not Christian, 2) >Christianity is the dominant religion in the US, 3) I >don't like the ideas it espouses, 4) it is >controversial (in interpretation and so on). > If it's going to be a religious text, I'd MUCH >rather a fictional religion's texts were used, even if >they were monotheistic.
I could supply that! And I'm sure any number of others could as well. Padraic.
> > Aidan