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I agree w/r to the terms "depth" and "gravitas"

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Submitted by orange yonason (United States), Jan 26, 2014 at 20:57

"Frist I would like to raise give honor to the Causeless Cause and Rootless Root from which all things have grown whom I choose to call Allah." -- Sheik Melvin

And who exactly is Sheik Melvin to "choose" what name G-d should have? (Yes, I know that's what Mohammed called him, too, and probably for the same reason.)

What does that remind me of? Oh, yes, I know...

"I will love him and cherish him and call him ...Allah?"

Sounds more like an adopted pet, then a god.

What more proof does one need that this is a form of self-indulgent nonsense?

At least the Shriners help sick kids, and have fun raising money to do that. Too bad "MAI" had to drop everything of value in whatever they copied.

Submitting....

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