"North Carolina conservative is generally welcoming to gay and lesbian people. The Yearly Meeting has a strong tradition of allowing monthly meetings to make their own decisions, so there is no policy at the YM level concerning these…"
"About the peace testimony, be easy. It is not a doctine to be believed. We call it a testimony because Friends testify that they know from experience that God wants us to be peaceful. Everyone has unique experiences and we need to…"
"@James. I'll try to express your idea in my own words. Tell me if I'm understanding you. Jesus spoke of the bread others could not see which was to do the will of the Father who sent him. This "bread" is…"
"I did a little digging and it turns out 1) lots of people like to treat Hebrew as it if were not a language but rather some mystical code. 2) when you finally weed all those people out and look at what real scholars say they explain that…"
"I find the idea that the Hebrews had no concept of truth at all to be incredible. That would be to put their collective mental age at around 4. A true sentence describes things as they really are; a false sentence does not. Surely…"
"thanks, The rejection of truth by some elements of the political/academic left was originally motivated by a desire to undercut the claims by the established powers that sound arguments supported the status quo of war, discrimination,…"
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