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Man's concept of God

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Submitted by gomez (United States), Dec 18, 2007 at 23:11

JENNIFER: If you rely on MAN"S concept of "god", it is possible to say "Allah" is the "god"...

Jennifer, isnt the Bible decribing to MAN the concept of god? so the description of god should be that which men understands...right? because all we (humans) have is our conceptuaization of things--

And yes, the Christian god is a difficult god to understand, you preach a LOVING god but he is not so loving with the Israelites and other people before Jesus WHY? why the bi-polar change after Jesus?

Old Test: the Loving god (jesus) PUNISHED women, children, entire towns, racism, oks rape of virgins, suicide (Samson), drunkness, cheating is not punished, incest is not punished, and so on---why>?

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