SHOULD Gov perry had "No Comment" on Mormons Question?

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  1. JesusFan

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    When he was asked by the press IF he considered Mormons were a Cult, just kept saying "no comment"

    Is that acceptable, or should we actually say that they are per our perspective?
     
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  3. JesusFan

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    I don't know if he lied or if he realy believes it is not a cult. I will give him the benifit of the doubt without further evidence.
     
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    I am ONLY addressing this as Gov perry has claimed to be an evangelical christian!
     
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    The answer is the same. If he believes they are a cult then he lied. If he does not believe that then he did not lie. Being evangelic does not necessarily mean you believe that Mormonism is a cult. He may not know what they teach.
     
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    Good point!

    Wierd. we might have a case where a true Christian is either intionally lying on this, or does not know it, so doesn't it bring into question IF christians should vote for a christian regardless of their stated beliefs/views?
     
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    Do 'gotcha' questions always deserve an answer?
     
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    Didn't see this as being "gotcha", just seeing if others thought it 'odd" a believer would address an answer this way concerning a Cult?

    Just curious IF we say that it would be ok for an avowed Christian to say things that he knows is not truthful, in order to be "politically expediate?"
     
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    I meant the question posed to Perry, not yours.:)
     
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    To the 'gotcha' question he should've just stuck with the 'nunya' response.

    It was intended as a snare anyway.
     
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    Yea I agree with that!:sleep:
     
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    Please be more explicit why!
     

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