posted on Dec, 13 2012 @ 07:41 PM
Originally posted by NarrowGate
Are you saying that because if YOU did not want people to do evil, YOU would not give them free will that God would conclude the same?
The conclusion is that people obviously have free will, how did they get it? Who gave them that free will in which they can opt to do evil?
Seeing that you take the Bible literally (and historically) who did God create in his image? Why would God give man free will if he had no idea of the
Is it so hard to understand the necessity of free will?
We are not discussing the necessity of free will but the consequences.
There is a parable called "The wheat and the weeds" Go read it.
I am familiar with it and it has also been used by the Roman Catholic Church to teach religious tolerance which you would assuredly benefit from.
Are you saying all people who do evil are sociopaths?
Committing an act of evil is rather serious, so yes.
Have you ever thought some people do evil because judgmental people have outcasted them and they feel they gotta do what they gotta
So because people have been 'outcasted' (whatever that means) it excuses them to do evil unto their fellow man?
There are people on child support who will go to jail if they don't come up with the money for the state (not their family, the
Do you even kow how child support works? The money 'owed to the state' is collected because the deadbeat parent is in arrears and stopped paying the
parent who was entitled to said support. When the state finally collects from this lowlife deadbeat the money is then given to the parent who was
intially supposed to be the recipient.
Moral of the story: do not be a deabeat, scumbag parent, take responsibility for reproducing and contribute to raising your offspring.
...what if they have a criminal record?
Yeah? What if?
What if there are no jobs?
The have this thing called unemployement insurance which lasts two years now. If you cannot find a job in two years your lazy ass is not looking hard
So if people are always accountable, judgmental people are the MOST to blame.
accountable people are most to blame.
Ask yourself; do you use your intelligence to find creative ways to justify your world view?
Being that I hold myself, and only myself, accountable for my actions my world view is completely justified.
Oh, and learn how to use the quote function.
edit on 13-12-2012 by AugustusMasonicus because: networkdude is accountable for not having beer