Is it a sin to smoke marijuana?

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  1. fresh2def05 profile image83
    fresh2def05posted 6 years ago

    I ask because it grows from the ground and is not man-made. I know it is a sin to indulge or abuse anything. That would be greed. But what if you only smoke on occasion?

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      Greatest I amposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      It is all fashion and custom.
      Google Christianity and pot and you will see that the church at one time used it as part of their sacraments.

      This link gives a bigger picture of the customs of the day. Rather long but I found it interesting.

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tnvEHObMMH4

      If you know a bit about religious history, you will know that it was just a pissing contest between temples and a variety of tools were used to draw the crowd including, to some extent, drugs of various types.
      It was an add on though, not the main show.

      Regards
      DL

      1. fresh2def05 profile image83
        fresh2def05posted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Interesting. I knew that marijuana was one of the first cash crops before cotton, so it's only safe to assume that churches would be involved being that some (not all) were and are very money hungry.

    2. pennyofheaven profile image78
      pennyofheavenposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Only if you think it is.

 
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