he said: Christianity (at least in the infantile version so popular here . . .) is the ultimate Tails I win; heads you lose method of arguing.
infantile is not all bad.
since we are a small part of an enormous universe,
and since even the smallest entity amazes us with its complexity,
a certain sense of our own smallness is probably commendable.
even Jesus commended those
who would receive the kingdom of God as a child,
or who became as children.
consequently he has given us a great compliment,
though i understand that he didn’t intend it that way.
God have mercy on us all.
Touched by this Poem that was read on Sunday before communion - Before I take the body of my Lord Before I share his life in bread and wine I recognize the sorry things within These I lay down The words of hope I often ...
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