a trick of the devil

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  1. Troy C. profile image59
    Troy C.posted 10 years ago

    As Christians we must ask ourselves, why would atheist and agnostics post a thread in a Christian forum. There are a couple of obvious reasons. Number one is that they are serving satan and they are trying to disrupt the harmony among the Christians here by distracting them from their real purpose, which is serving God and fullfiling the great commission. Number two is that they are in it for the money and they know every lost soul will rally behind them. Either way they are starting threads and we are supporting them. "get behind me satan"

                     Troy C.

    1. Druid Dude profile image60
      Druid Dudeposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Say, welcome mister snake. I just bought a pet Hawk. I shall defend thy honor unto death....if it's OK with my wife. OK?

      1. Anesidora profile image61
        Anesidoraposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        How can an atheist make money posting in religious forums?

        I would really like to know. Original accusation, actually, and one I truly wish I could be guilty of.

        1. Nick Malizia profile image59
          Nick Maliziaposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          Good satire hub "Get Quick Rich by Criticizing Theism in a Forum"

          lol! I'm too tired myself.

      2. Cagsil profile image81
        Cagsilposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        More hate-filled garbage? Yes or No?

        And you call yourself Christian? lol lol lol
        The obvious nature of the reasons actually escape you, to be honest.
        Oh please...go gain some knowledge before you start spreading conjecture of some "god", supposedly watching over the human race. It's absurd to think that any "god" would be stupid enough to create a species, just to watch out over it. Common sense goes a long way. As for "Satan", another mythical figure. You need to get out more dude.
        This statement shows no knowledge of life. Much less anything else.
        roll

        1. Druid Dude profile image60
          Druid Dudeposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          I told them not to summon you Oh Dark Lord Cagisil. Posess them with demons and make them dance St. Vitus Dance on the pearly rim of the moon.

      3. Stevennix2001 profile image89
        Stevennix2001posted 10 years agoin reply to this

        yeah...you can prove this how exactly?  plus, i don't really get how atheists can make money more than anyone else here in a religious forum, as that really doesn't make any sense.

      4. profile image0
        Baileybearposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        You post like that and then wonder why you get bites.  How are you going doing your part in the great commission?  Must be awful for you to talk to these people that "serve satan". 

        In it for the money - I wish!

      5. Uninvited Writer profile image83
        Uninvited Writerposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        The Religion and Philosophy forum is not just Christian... Anyone can start a thread on a public forum whether it agrees with you or not...

      6. pennyofheaven profile image80
        pennyofheavenposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Sometimes the obvious isn't so obvious to some. Its not that easy to cause disharmony or detract someone from their purpose when one dwells in the presence of God. Perhaps the less obvious may mean one needs to be looking within to see just where we are actually dwelling. Is is with love or other?

      7. peterxdunn profile image60
        peterxdunnposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        This isn't a christian forum - it's an open forum - christians don't own it: as much as they'd like to.

        As for satan - well - your lot invented him; you can torment yourselves as much as you like imagining that he 's lying in wait around the next corner.

        The rest of us will just get on with it.

        1. melpor profile image91
          melporposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          I agree with peterxdunn. These are all beings that fall in the same category as elves, angels, unicorns, vampires, ghosts, etc. These are just mythical beings made up from people's imaginations centuries ago because they simply could not explain or understand the world around them.

      8. Beelzedad profile image59
        Beelzedadposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Just curious Troy, why is you hate people who don't share your beliefs? smile

        1. CMHypno profile image92
          CMHypnoposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          I thought that christians were supposed to love everyone, even those of us that they have designated as Satan servers.

          This thread is one of the best laughs that I have had in a long time - but then I really can't get my head around the idea that some people really believe that massed legions of humanity are in league with the devil and are doing everything they can to tempt the poor little christians into the dark side!

    2. wilderness profile image96
      wildernessposted 10 years ago

      A recent forum question was asked to the effect as to "Why atheists dislike christians".  You have certainly answered the question effectively.

      1. Druid Dude profile image60
        Druid Dudeposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Christians like atheists. Keeps 'em busy. Idle hands, you know.

      2. earnestshub profile image89
        earnestshubposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        lol lol lol Certainly has!

    3. IntimatEvolution profile image78
      IntimatEvolutionposted 10 years ago

      I just came across this article about the devil, and I tell ya it is FANTASTIC!   It is a must read.  Especially if you are Christian.  It is so right on.  It is real, factual, and informative.  Something many of us Christians should try learning from.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/The-Evolution-of-Satan-Part-1

      1. peterxdunn profile image60
        peterxdunnposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Why don't you try defining evil - instead of trying to personify it with a comic book, characterization?

        Once you understand the true nature of evil: the persecution of the weak and the innocent, the dispossesion of the poor and  the denial of human rights, then you will be part way to understanding just who is evil in this world and what drives them.

        1. EmpressFelicity profile image74
          EmpressFelicityposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          I've thought about what makes people do evil things and have come to the conclusion that behind every atrocity in history lies a sense of entitlement and the belief that the end justifies the means.

          You're right about the personification thing - the stuff about Satan reminds me of fairy stories that you read as a young child, where there's always a "baddie" to be overcome.  Or for the more adult version, there are fantasy books like The Lord of the Rings.

    4. Cagsil profile image81
      Cagsilposted 10 years ago

      Oh btw Troy C. - it would also be nice if you actually learned Online Etiquette .

      Since you appear to have a connection with a 'god', then you might want to ask it/he/she for assistance on what exactly I am talking about.

      I'm willing to bet you don't get an answer. hmm

      1. Druid Dude profile image60
        Druid Dudeposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Bet he does.

        1. Nick Malizia profile image59
          Nick Maliziaposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          LOL!

    5. Shadesbreath profile image78
      Shadesbreathposted 10 years ago



      Satan laughs every time a Christian defends God online.  He laughs with every moment spent by Christians online responding to the baited remarks of atheists.  Every second that Christians type answers to atheist arguments is a second those Christians are not out in the real world doing real good. Real deeds.

      Satan laughs at God's cyber-warriors, watching them do just what he wants them to: nothing that matters.  Every word you type, every word you speak in argument or defense of God is a syllable in song of Satan's laughter.

      You have to BE good to win people over to God.  If you have to talk about Him, defend Him, it's because you haven't DONE enough of His work yet.

      1. Troy C. profile image59
        Troy C.posted 10 years agoin reply to this

        This is but another battlefield and evii cannot  be allowed to run rampant. And I'm sure satan does not laugh when the word of God is revealed to those who have not heard it.

        James 4:8 Draw near to God and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and make your hearts pure, you double minded

        "Let him who has ears hear."

        1. Mark Knowles profile image61
          Mark Knowlesposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          Oh, the sweet irony. big_smile

          1. Shadesbreath profile image78
            Shadesbreathposted 10 years agoin reply to this

            Yeah.  I lol'ed.

      2. kirstenblog profile image69
        kirstenblogposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Right on! *whistles and cat calls*
        This is possibly the best post I have read in ages!

    6. earnestshub profile image89
      earnestshubposted 10 years ago

      Probably an award winning religious thread.

      I like to see all the megalomania self righteous piety arrogance and insanity of religion on display for all to judge for themselves. Be proud all you fanatics, this is the cream of the crop. lol

      What a disgusting puerile pile of abusive garbage!

    7. melpor profile image91
      melporposted 10 years ago

      Troy C., stop making up these unusual explanations for why people do things without being rational about it. In this world you must be rational also. I am a rational person. If people are atheist, not only do they not believe in God, they do not believe in anything pretaining to that belief including believing in Satan. You can not belief in one without believing in the other.

    8. Jerami profile image61
      Jeramiposted 10 years ago

      peterxdunn  wrote ...
        Why don't you try defining evil - instead of trying to personify it with a comic book, characterization?
      - - - - - -

      ME ....
          I think that the hub says something similar to your statement.
          You might read it before you argue against it?

    9. profile image50
      taylorpostposted 10 years ago

      this is a bad presence....................

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