Originally Posted by Lawlerskates
You're a member of this church/website and you're calling me hateful? Sorry, I was too busy reading about how innocent women that are unfortunate enough to get raped have to marry their assailant because the bible says so.
I mean, applying a 2000 year old story book to today's standards is a really smart thing to do.
Regardless, it's fact that your religious beliefs are almost completely dependent on where you're born. If you were born in Iran or Saudi Arabia, you'd be a muslim. If you had been born a few thousand years ago in Greece, you'd be worshipping Apollo and Zeus. You only believe what you do because you were born in America.
Friend, you seem to be confused.
Let a mere female try and explain it to you.
America is God's (The real God, not the false one) chosen land.
He gave America to Christians, that is why we are the most powerful nation in the world.
We may follow a 2000 year old book, but that book just happens to be THE WORD OF GOD.
It's not called THE
Do you really expect us to turn our back on our Lord and Savior?
Do you know what God does to people who choose not to follow HIM?
He gives them an Eternity in Hell, that's what he does.
The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God. For the needy shall not always be forgotten: the expectation of the poor shall not perish for ever.