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Interesting thread on the Baptist side: flags

Discussion in 'Other Christian Denominations' started by billwald, Jun 16, 2011.

  1. billwald

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    http://www.baptistboard.com/showthread.php?p=1693543#post1693543

    Flags in church. My local congregation settled this issue several years ago - no flags on the platform. Why? Because this raises patriotism to the level of Christianity and is one of the reasons why the "old time religion" is morphing into a national civil religion.
     
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    Salty 20,000 Posts Club
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    Sounds like an excuse to me.
    We need to preach the truth- and do so, we will be able to keep things in perspective.
     
  3. billwald

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    What does "Christ and him crucified" have to do with nationalism?
     
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