Quote# 713

Luke 16:31
"But he said to him, 'If they do not listen to Moses and the Prophets, they will not be persuaded even if someone rises from the dead.' "

"Moses and the Prophets" refers to the Scripture. Therefore, by Christ's words, the Bible is the best proof of Christianity. Christianity is true because the Bible says it is.

mustbenothing, Christian Guitar Resources 16 Comments [10/1/2002 12:00:00 AM]
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And the bible is right because that's how Christianity goes.

1/23/2008 6:04:47 AM


Circular reasoning ftl.

1/23/2008 6:06:08 AM


Wow, that logic is so cirkular he cold drive to work in it.

1/23/2008 6:31:05 AM

Philbert McAdamia

And I sayeth unto you; if I do not listen, yea, though it be writ unto a book, nor will I be persuaded though a multitude of fundies repeat it.

1/23/2008 3:54:28 PM

Caustic Gnostic

If someone "rises from the dead", that means he wasn't dead.

What does Moses, etc., have to do with it?

1/23/2008 4:20:39 PM

Tomby Stone

Your old God is dead, I beat him to death with a walking stick after I caught him trying to steal my television. I am your new God. This statement is true.

See ?? I said it's true so it clearly can't be false.

1/23/2008 5:22:23 PM

And the circle of reasoning begins.

6/11/2008 3:59:59 PM


"But he said to him, 'If they do not listen to Moses and the Prophets, they will not be persuaded even if someone rises from the dead.' "

How can you not see how obviously this is utter bullshit?

6/11/2008 5:32:08 PM


The Flying Spaghetti Monster is true because the Book of FSM says it is. See, I can do it too.

6/11/2008 7:32:21 PM


Won't you come out of your Echo Chamber

Before you go crazy ee

6/14/2008 1:27:17 AM


Erm, how exactly is "Moses and the Prophets" related to the "Scripture", and "the Bible", a term commonly used by Christians to refer to the New Testament?

11/27/2008 7:22:36 AM


I don't listen to Moses and the Prophets, but I'd sure as heck be persuaded (of something anyway) if somebody definitely intcontrovertably rose from the dead.

So, that logic fails and guess what, Jesus made a mistake. So much for a divine Being!

11/27/2008 9:07:36 AM

the bibles true cause it says it is... but i don't stone disobedient children

11/27/2008 9:36:23 AM


Wait a second here, the Bible wasn't created until after the death of Jesus, even Conservatives agree on this. So, why would Jesus talk about something (The formation of the biblical canon), that hadn't even occurred yet? It's much more likely something along the lines of "If they don't believe the stories about Moses, they aren't going to believe stories about me, even if I rise from the dead". Your interpretation is just bizarre.

12/8/2008 2:22:45 AM

a mind far far away

I thought the abrahamic religions worked off a linear time scheme. This is so circular, he might as well admit to the eastern belief of samsara. The both go around, and around, and ...

12/8/2008 2:27:00 AM

Quantum Mechanic

Bible's a forgery dipshit.

7/3/2013 12:58:45 PM

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