On 24 Dec 2006 15:39:58 -0800, "cpt banjo" <cptbanjo@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>Jeff Strickland wrote:
>> If there is NO God, and one believes in Him, then all one has lost is time
>> on earth to behave as one would like. But, if there IS God, and one behaves
>> as though there is none, then he'll have Hell to pay.
>> I'll suffer a bit on earth trying to live as though there is God, hoping to
>> avoid having Hell to pay later. If you want to live for today and ignore
>> God, then you can pay later but leave me out. Frankly, living with God in my
>> heart doesn't demand all that much, and living without God demands more than
>> I care to tally.
>Suppose, though, that God will punish all those, and only those, who
>believe in Him. Then you're in big trouble, aren't you?.
He sure is if what he believes turns out to be the Devil pretending to
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