>> Bob LeChevalier <lojbab at lojban.org> wrote:
>> >JDay123 at BellSouth.net (Jd) wrote:
> >>LOL! I remember some of those wiccans quoting the bible too! It's
> >>ridiculous. The pagan thingy goes like this... " I don't believe in
> >>your God but this [insert a Christian quote] is what He told you to
> >Has it never occurred to you that many of those who have chosen NOT to
> >follow the Book have studied it carefully before choosing something
> >else? They also have to deal with people trying to convert them all
> >the time, so they get plenty of opportunities to learn the key
> >teachings of the Bible.
>> No, it never occured to me. I did not choose to "follow the book"
> or to even follow God. God Himself chose me. After that I figured
> it was a good idea to read His book. Now if you're telling me you
> know folks who have the ability to actually choose God reguardless
> of what God Himself has decided, well, I think you've been misled by
> those folks.
So until god chooses me, what point is there in me reading,
comprehending, or believing the bible anyway?