Rick Warren while advocating an inerrant Biblical worldview seems to be an “ethical relativist” when the issue is murdering Gays! That is assuming that a rational human being does not believe in killing gays! But then again we are discussing Biblical Fundamentalists! Let me make clear that I am NOT an atheist but an Episcopalian! I am proud that the Episcopal Church has just elected our second openly Gay Bishop!
Rick Warren has stated that he cannot tell someone from a foreign land what values they should follow! This is pure krap! Yet he condemns Gays on the basis of the Bible! I do not believe in dancing around the issue! The Bible indeed does condemn homosexuality! But who the hell cares! Why be “selective”? The problem is many religious liberals want to have a “Cotton Candy Theology” and not address the fact that sometimes the Bible is full of shit! Let me give you some of my favorite Biblical passages!
16 However, in the cities of the nations the LORD your God is giving you as an inheritance, do not leave alive anything that breathes.
40 So Joshua subdued the whole region, including the hill country, the Negev, the western foothills and the mountain slopes, together with all their kings. He left no survivors. He totally destroyed all who breathed, just as the LORD , the God of Israel, had commanded. (Do I hear a “Seig Heil”?)
21 They devoted the city to the LORD and destroyed with the sword every living thing in it-men and women, young and old, cattle, sheep and donkeys”
This is the book that we are to look to for answers concerning modern day ethical issues! Well to be fair unlike the Nazis the ancient Jews did conduct genocide in a bio-friendly manner taking care not to destroy the various flaura and fauna! I wonder if Rick Warren would support the “Greening of Genicide”!
19 When thou shalt besiege a city a long time, in making war against it to take it, thou shalt not destroy the trees thereof by forcing an axe against them: for thou mayest eat of them, and thou shalt not cut them down (for the tree of the field is man’s life) to employ them in the siege:
To be fair to Rick Warren the Bible does teach a purpose driven cure for homosexuality! That’s right solid Bible evidence for the illusive “Gay Cure”. If they would follow solid Bible teaching they would work themselves out of being Gay!
17 Now kill all the boys. And kill every woman who has slept with a man, 18 but save for yourselves every girl who has never slept with a man.
That’s right the Bible passage above teaches that a virgin is a terrible, terrible TERRIBLE thing to waste! Why not ravage one for the Lord today? Maybe that is the illusive Biblical cure for Gays! Naturally the above is based on the assumption of “Don’t ask, Don’t tell” so that Gays could serve in the military and be part of the righteous Rick Warren purpose driven genocide squad! Bible teaching! The same yesterday, today and tomorrow!
10 “A curse on him who is lax in doing the LORD’s work!
A curse on him who keeps his sword from bloodshed!
Oh yes this is the solid teaching that we should use to decide if we should kill Gays! Again I am an Episcopalian not an atheist.
I believe both the Old Testament and New Testament writers had issues! You see back in the old days when the caravans got through the Bible writers got their shipment of figs, dates and grapes. Hence they got their fiber and had “Good Script Days“! But alas there were periods when the caravans did not get through and the Bible writers for periods did not get their figs, dates and grapes! Hence they did not have their daily dose of fiber and they were constipated! They had “Bad Script Days“!
Simply put on those days their writing was just plain full of shit!
Our society centuries ago began to shift it’s focus from an exclusively Biblical Worldview to a humanistic one. Let me be clear. Both the Old Testament and New Testament contain both “strains” of script days! Below is something from the New Testament for the “family values‘ crowd to ponder!
26″If anyone comes to me and does not hate his father and mother, his wife and children, his brothers and sisters–yes, even his own life–he cannot be my disciple.
Hate your own life! Right now go love your neighbor as yourself! These are the “values” Rick Warren would inflict on 21st Century America!
As you can see from the video above these folks seem to believe they posses a fax from heaven! Maybe Rick Warren should be man enough to stand up and say “murdering Gays is wrong”! – PERIOD!
Or would such a statement be to purpose driven for him!
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