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Posted 13 February 2010 - 04:35 AM

What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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Posted 13 February 2010 - 02:35 PM

What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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Actually, I think it's pretty good. I admit I didn't read every word (please forgive me), but the introduction, some of the middle that I read, and the conclusion were all well written (although there are some grammatical changes I would make).

I take it you didn't write this as a Christian. The admission of oral history, credulity, and the material on the development of mythology don't mesh well with a supernatural cause for Christianity, although you do seem to be sensitive to those who claim a supernatural cause for Christianity.

I was expecting a theological interpretation of Christianity with the usual apologetic explanations for why it spread so rapidly and became the dominant religion of the west, so I'm biased in the sense that I was "pleasantly surprized" by the material.
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Posted 13 February 2010 - 02:53 PM

I appreciate you for sharing the paper with us. When things settle down today, I plan to read it.
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Posted 23 August 2012 - 06:18 PM

What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........
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Posted 23 August 2012 - 06:21 PM


What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........

Are you sure you don't mean kent hovind? Hugh Ross is a old age creationist, and Kent Hovind is Young earth creationist. That isn't exactly a evolution vs creationism debate.

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 07:06 PM

DONT. EVER. LISTEN. TO. HOVIND.

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 07:09 PM

DONT. EVER. LISTEN. TO. HOVIND.

There are no words to describe.

the idiocy of him

I tried listening to a lecture of his, the stupid was like nails on a chalkboard.
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Posted 23 August 2012 - 10:53 PM

DONT. EVER. LISTEN. TO. HOVIND.

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Posted 25 August 2012 - 05:29 PM


What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........


i tried to read this......but, don't have office whatever..........couldn't open it.......can you send to my emal?
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 05:30 PM



What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........

Are you sure you don't mean kent hovind? Hugh Ross is a old age creationist, and Kent Hovind is Young earth creationist. That isn't exactly a evolution vs creationism debate.


yes Kent Hovind
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 05:39 PM




What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........

Are you sure you don't mean kent hovind? Hugh Ross is a old age creationist, and Kent Hovind is Young earth creationist. That isn't exactly a evolution vs creationism debate.


yes Kent Hovind

I try to be a open minded person. I couldn't get through 5 minutes of kent hovind giving a lecture because made about 5 different bad logic errors and errors that only a person who has never had a astronomy class ever could make. He is a idiot of the highest order. But don't take my word for it. But I recommend learning some basic things like how stars are formed and what the big bang is or isn't. What is actually evolution according to actual biologist before you go and look at Kent Hovind. And your a win win either way. If you find that Kent Hovind is a fool then great, if you think he is on the money then you know the arguments of the other side very well.
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 05:52 PM



What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........


i tried to read this......but, don't have office whatever..........couldn't open it.......can you send to my emal?



On second thought it might be best that I don't send it too you. I just read back over it as I was considering posting it here. And there are alot of conclusions in it that I don't neccesarily accept now. Its been along time since i read it. And I found it confusing since it was the first time I have read it in ages. So it might not be of much help for someone in your suitation.
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 05:56 PM

Apologies to anybody who had tried to read my drivel.
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Posted 26 August 2012 - 02:20 PM

What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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i couldn't open this .........i need office something , which I guess I dont have without buying it.....argggggggg...........sorry.....would haveloved to readit xx
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Posted 26 August 2012 - 02:25 PM

Hope you're doing OK, Valk, and look forward to your being back on here.
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Posted 26 August 2012 - 03:35 PM

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Posted 26 August 2012 - 04:26 PM


What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........


i tried to open this ........my computer wouldn't let me..........need office somthing.......arg
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Posted 28 August 2012 - 07:12 PM



What you think. I think it is kind of crappy

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I will read this .......after i listen to all my H asked me to listen to.......which is all the discs and parts of Kent Howard vs Hugh Ross........


i tried to open this ........my computer wouldn't let me..........need office somthing.......arg


Download OpenOffice or LibreOffice. They're free. Google 'em.
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Posted 28 August 2012 - 07:45 PM

If you have a Gmail account, you can open documents like that via Google Documents. No software required except a browser.
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Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:36 PM

Or Open Office, or Libre Office... can read Office docs and save in Office formats too. Love that freeware.
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