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1 Amory Blaine  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 2:20:09pm

He should return every penny he has made from the show. If he really believes it is filth.

2 Destro  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 2:28:01pm

re: #1 Amory Blaine

He should return every penny he has made from the show. If he really believes it is filth.

I actually would respect his position a lot more if that was the case. I think there was this old singer Cat something who converted to a real fundamentalist form of Islam who also urged people to not play his music any more - and supported the death sentence against Salman Rushdie. And when his funds dried up - I assume - he said he did not really mean that he wanted people to not listen to his secular music anymore.

3 KingKenrod  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 2:32:25pm

What do you mean he has no problem with God killing infants?

4 ReamWorks SKG  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 2:38:39pm

The producers should simply replace him, too! (And not because of his religious beliefs, but simply because he called the product "filth".)

(And I read the article and don't get the "killing of infants" reference either.)

5 Jimmah  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 2:57:50pm

re: #4 ReamWorks SKG

The producers should simply replace him, too! (And not because of his religious beliefs, but simply because he called the product "filth".)

(And I read the article and don't get the "killing of infants" reference either.)

Going out on a limb here but I think he's talking about God killing infants, eg:

Now go, attack the Amalekites and totally destroy everything that belongs to them. Do not spare them; put to death men and women, children and infants, cattle and sheep, camels and donkeys.'

Samuel 15:3

6 Jimmah  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 2:59:52pm

re: #2 Destro

I think there was this old singer Cat something who converted to a real fundamentalist form of Islam who also urged people to not play his music any more - and supported the death sentence against Salman Rushdie. And when his funds dried up - I assume - he said he did not really mean that he wanted people to not listen to his secular music anymore.

Shortly afterwards of course God spoke to him in a dream and ordered him to get his ass back in that recording studio again...

7 sffilk  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 4:39:42pm

re: #2 Destro

You're thinking of the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens.

8 moderatelyradicalliberal  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 4:55:25pm

Oh, Jesus. Not another Kirk Cameron.

9 Destro  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 10:02:34pm

re: #4 ReamWorks SKG

re: #6 Ayeless in Ghazi

You only found one instance when the god this kid worships killed infants, bonnie Jim? Hell, I can find more in the damned bible than one instance and a talking donkey on top of that. But, you know, the TV show is the bad influence.

10 Destro  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 10:10:25pm

re: #3 KingKenrod

What do you mean he has no problem with God killing infants?

Are atheists the only ones who actually read the holy books?

And even if these murders were myths - they are presented as true happenings and where God orders his followers or God kills by his own hands (or his killer angels hands): The First born of Egypt, All of the Amalekites, man woman, infants, all of Sodom and Gomorrah, the whole world before the 'flood' and he wants infant penises mutilated.

Those killer acts somehow prove god is a good and loving god somehow.

11 Destro  Tue, Nov 27, 2012 10:11:48pm

re: #7 sffilk

You're thinking of the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens.

That's the scumbag*! Thanks! He was before my time.

*He is a scumbag for defending the fatwa against Rushdie not because he became religious Muslim or otherwise. That to me is silly rather than scumbaggy but defending calls for death for blasphemy is real scumbag actions.

12 KingKenrod  Wed, Nov 28, 2012 8:06:22am

re: #10 Destro

Are atheists the only ones who actually read the holy books?

And even if these murders were myths - they are presented as true happenings and where God orders his followers or God kills by his own hands (or his killer angels hands): The First born of Egypt, All of the Amalekites, man woman, infants, all of Sodom and Gomorrah, the whole world before the 'flood' and he wants infant penises mutilated.

Those killer acts somehow prove god is a good and loving god somehow.

How do you know Jones "finds no problem" with it, or considers it a "holy act"?

13 Destro  Wed, Nov 28, 2012 7:26:41pm

re: #12 KingKenrod

re: #12 KingKenrod

How do you know Jones "finds no problem" with it, or considers it a "holy act"?

He is involved with the California-based Forerunner Christian Church, that's how.

[Link: www.frcc.us...]

14 KingKenrod  Thu, Nov 29, 2012 2:10:11pm

re: #13 Destro

re: #12 KingKenrod

He is involved with the California-based Forerunner Christian Church, that's how.

[Link: www.frcc.us...]

I don't think you have the right church there.

15 Destro  Thu, Nov 29, 2012 6:02:43pm

re: #14 KingKenrod

I don't think you have the right church there.

Are you telling me there is a fundamentalist church out there that does not agree God did a good thing in these child killing acts?

16 KingKenrod  Fri, Nov 30, 2012 8:50:31am

re: #15 Destro

Are you telling me there is a fundamentalist church out there that does not agree God did a good thing in these child killing acts?

No, I'm telling you I think you got the wrong church. I think you're trying to have a discussion with the voices in your head.


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