Maybe in a place that HE pays for, not the rest of us taxpayers that are footing the bill for these people. Holy shit, do people think we can afford to help every damn person that jumps the border?
I would say that every 0 and 100 here are either lying to us, themselves or they haven't really thought this through. :-)
Could you define what you mean by "inspired" but not "infallible?"
There are many alternatives, in fact. Just exchange "environment" for any other criteria, such as purpose, or strength ( the usual misinterpretation ), or god's plan, or destiny, or place in the natural order, etc. All of these examples were in circulation before Darwin, and some are still believed today.
What are these "bigger questions"? There is no ultimate purpose in the universe and we are accidents of nature. This being so we are left to create our own purpose which will vary with the individual. Many find it necessary to have an imaginary friend, others don't need this prop.
He means it quote mined some papers and disagrred with real findings
As Hume said. "The wise man proportions his beliefs to the evidence." What is the evidence that a dead Jew (or any human) can return from being dead for 3 day or any of the other extra ordinary claims in the bible?
More dodging questions....
I don't really see how. (Though I grant you can just respond to that by saying "Well you wouldn't, you're human". :P)
He gave you six answers. Don't ask a question and then not consider the answers, that's just rude.
What is literal in the Bible and what is not?
And I thought this Jesus of yours was this God of yours or something like that.
On another note...I just watched the first episode of season 4 of Downton Abbey, where it's revealed he died. The last episode of 3, he was loving on his wife and child right after she gave birth. Jump to season 4, and he's just dead. : /
Calm down. I don't want it both ways. You can say that till you turn blue in the face, won't make it true.
There's a couch in your kitchen?
What rules should science play by? I never realized that there are rules. I do know that for science to be accepted as true or the conclusions the whole study needs to be open to scrutiny, however what rules are you on about?
Its not money but the love of money. The rich can be saved...its just hard for them to put God before it.
No, Australopithecus did.