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...................... Register me Kingdom of Heaven party for the next election please...
Don't forget, that R. Yehoshua bar Yosef the Galilean ("Jesus") was executed by the Roman government for purely political reasons:
’‘IESOUS" led his very own home grown and very Armed Revolt (wow, real swords !)”
Originally posted by imas
You want violence? Read where the Koran talks about beating your wife and killing the infidels.
[edit on 20-11-2004 by imas]
Originally posted by badkitty
Add to that incest, child molestation, stonning and genocide and you have the Old Testament of the Bible.
.The bible clearly states that Jesus was a political figure and not a man of peace, "Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword" (Mathew 10:34) and "He that hath no sword, let him sell his garment, and buy one" (Luke 22:36).
. .......The gentle Jesus meek and mild, seems to be the invention of a later age.