On Mon, 25 Dec 2006 16:38:13 -0800, "Jeff Strickland"
<[email protected]> wrote:
>"Eric Brze" <[email protected]> wrote in message
>> On 24 Dec 2006 15:39:58 -0800, "cpt banjo" <[email protected]> wrote:
>>>Jeff Strickland wrote:
>>>> If there is NO God, and one believes in Him, then all one has lost is
>>>> on earth to behave as one would like. But, if there IS God, and one
>>>> 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
>>>> 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
>>>> 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
>> be God.
>> There is no shortcut to heaven, but there is always a better way to
>I do not need to grease the skids to Hell ...
Maybe I misused the word. I mean it's an easier, quicker way to hell
comparing with the straight and narrow way to heaven.