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Old 01-17-2009, 04:00 PM
 
Location: Gaston, North Carolina
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You are only qualified to express YOUR understanding of the Word . . . NOT espouse it as infallible truth . . . because it is ONLY YOUR interpretation of the truth. As long as you qualify your witnessing as YOUR understanding then you will not be perceived as so obnoxious and arrogant and intolerant.
That is what I have done and I still get attacked but much of the scripture needs no interpriting and sharing a verse or a series of verses then giving my opinion on those verses is not espousing my view as infallable, but if someone takes it that way then the fault is theirs for seeking conflict where none exists.

 
Old 01-17-2009, 04:34 PM
 
Location: Out of Florida........
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That is what I have done and I still get attacked but much of the scripture needs no interpriting and sharing a verse or a series of verses then giving my opinion on those verses is not espousing my view as infallable, but if someone takes it that way then the fault is theirs for seeking conflict where none exists.

I second that notion: So if spreading the good news is something to get attack for, by all means include me in the arrogant, obnoxious, intolerant (among other things) category! I'm in!!
 
Old 01-17-2009, 06:21 PM
 
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ENOUGH.

We're obviously done here.

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