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Old 26th July 2012, 02:11 PM
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City of Steubenville sides with atheist group, promises to remove Cross from logo...

Other cities don’t hesitate to incorporate religious images. Las Cruces, New Mexico’s city logo features, not surprisingly, obviously Christian crosses. Salem, Massachusetts recently spent a boatload of bucks retooling its city signage—including police cars and police badges—to include a witch on a broomstick...

City of Steubenville sides with atheist group, promises to remove Cross from logo...
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Old 26th July 2012, 02:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Michie View Post
Other cities don’t hesitate to incorporate religious images. Las Cruces, New Mexico’s city logo features, not surprisingly, obviously Christian crosses. Salem, Massachusetts recently spent a boatload of bucks retooling its city signage—including police cars and police badges—to include a witch on a broomstick...
If thats true then the ACLU should be informed. Let the ACLU pick on someone else for a change.

I would encourage everyone to alert the ACLU.
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Originally Posted by Michie
Other cities don’t hesitate to incorporate religious images. Las Cruces, New Mexico’s city logo features, not surprisingly, obviously Christian crosses. Salem, Massachusetts recently spent a boatload of bucks retooling its city signage—including police cars and police badges—to include a witch on a broomstick...

City of Steubenville sides with atheist group, promises to remove Cross from logo...
You're right To make it a good, Christian image, it should be a burning witch tied to a stake.

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Old 26th July 2012, 02:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Needing_Grace View Post
You're right To make it a good, Christian image, it should be a burning witch tied to a stake.

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That's not a Christian image. The peace loving Christian being tied to the stake is a Christian image. That has happened far more in the past.
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Old 26th July 2012, 02:57 PM
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Originally Posted by weathered

That's not a Christian image. The Christian being tied to the stake is a Christian image.
The first 400 years, perhaps. The 1600 since aren't much to brag about...

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The first 400 years, perhaps. The 1600 since aren't much to brag about...

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No true Christian would tie another to the stake and burn them. I don't want to judge those who were lead to support such things because they may have acted in ignorance, God alone will judge, they may not have had proper guidance because they didn't have bibles themselves in some circumstances, but those who had the scriptures who lead others to burn witches, God will judge them harshly i think. I wouldn't want to be them.
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Originally Posted by weathered

No true Christian would tie another to the stake and burn them.
I can name a saint who burned people as part of his official duties...

I don't want to judge those who were lead to support such things because they may have acted in ignorance, God alone will judge, they may not have had proper guidance because they didn't have bibles themselves in some circumstances, but those who had the scriptures who lead others to burn witches, God will judge them harshly i think. I wouldn't want to be them.
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I can name a saint who burned people as part of his official duties...



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What part of he who has no sin cast the first stone did these witch burners not understand?
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