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Christians, do you take every word Jesus says as literal truth?

Posted 03-12-2012 at 11:34 AM by Julian658

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I believe it's on topic. I do believe there was a hint within what He was saying that would say He wasn't literally saying that we would be eating Him and drinking His blood. (How can the entire world physically eat His body?) He referred to His words being spirit and life, and thus it can't be understood by the flesh. In the flesh, it looked like He was saying that people would eat Him and drink His blood, but He was telling them spiritual things that they could not understand.
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Christians, do you take every word Jesus says as literal truth?

Posted 03-12-2012 at 11:33 AM by Julian658

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Originally Posted by The Lantern View Post
I believe it's on topic. I do believe there was a hint within what He was saying that would say He wasn't literally saying that we would be eating Him and drinking His blood. (How can the entire world physically eat His body?) He referred to His words being spirit and life, and thus it can't be understood by the flesh. In the flesh, it looked like He was saying that people would eat Him and drink His blood, but He was telling them spiritual things that they could not understand.
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Life is Fickle?

Posted 03-12-2012 at 10:21 AM by Gloria Baronich

Life is Fickle?
By Sybil Baronich

Life is Fickle?
…you bet she is! One day you’re sailing along with a cool breeze at your back and then, WHAM! you’ve lost your current. I know a thing or two about what makes a smooth ride and how the road can become bumpy and hard to navigate. It’s called the “fickleness of life”. And if you don’t have any fickle going on in your life, well – you’re the lucky one.
As one who has suffered from depression most of my life (how...
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A certain range of emotions......

Posted 03-12-2012 at 05:12 AM by Pikantari

Tears rolled down my face last night as I dropped my children off with their father. I left him with the kids almost five years ago because he was horrid. The kids came with me and stayed for a couple of years and he was able to afford the luxury of a lawyer and I was not.

Now they have been with him the past few years.

I thank God every day that I am away from him but it is a bit of a dual edged sword, as they have to be with him. I feel guilty for them not being...
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