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Now what about HUNTING?

Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by ROBERTGUWAPO, Oct 1, 2005.

  1. ROBERTGUWAPO

    ROBERTGUWAPO Member

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    Brethren,

    Yes, now what about hunting? Are you for it, or against it? Is it a God-given right? :D
     
  2. NaasPreacher (C4K)

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    Nothing is a God-given right, IMHO.

    But since God gives man the instruction to subdue the earth and have dominion over the animals I have no problem with hunting for food.
     
  3. blackbird

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    I have a neighbor two houses down who loads his own shells and cartridges---he showed me the operation---cool----but I promise ya---if his "Powder House" blows up----it'd leave a hole in the ground way on past my house!!!

    Hunting for food is ok!
     
  4. Bro. James

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    If one is an omnivore or carnivore, one must either pay someone to kill it, clean it and cook it, or do it oneself.

    If one is a vegetarian, perhaps one could object to the killing of animals. Adam and Eve probably had veggie burgers cooked in plant oil.

    Confronting a full-grown Kodiak bear with a .357 magnum is probably the epitomy of stupidity. Some think it sport.

    Not many wild animals have a "sporting" chance.

    Dispatching wild birds with modern loads over decoys is not very sporting--but it sure puts meat in the freezer.

    If killing animals is "fun", one may have a male ego problem.

    God designated to Israel: clean meat and unclean meat--for health reasons.

    See you at the duck blind.

    Look out for the bird flu.
    Bro. James
     
  5. Plain Old Bill

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    Hunting is okay. All of the meat you eat is killed by somebody.With prices of meat staying pretty high hunting is becomming more of an economical option.
     
  6. PastorGreg

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    I'm a card-carrying member of PETA - People Eating Tasty Animals! Gotta go. My Bambi burger is calling!
     
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    I say if you're gonna eat it - kill it. If you're not interested in eating it or giving it to someone else to eat, and you're only interested in the sport - shoot it with a good 35mm. (camara)
     
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    Bro. James

    I just want to see the video of you giving that Kodiak a sporting chance as you killed it with that .357 mag ...

    Were you using a ruger to increase the thrill of the sport?
     
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    I'm OK with it.
     
  10. Gib

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    I go hunting all the time. I hunt the flashlight, the wallet, those keys, that file, without ever firing a shot.
     
  11. Bunyon

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    "Nothing is a God-given right, IMHO"

    What???? :confused:
     
  12. Bunyon

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    Hey C4K,

    I checked out your web site. Did you have those sons the old fasioned way or did you clone them? [​IMG]
     
  13. NaasPreacher (C4K)

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    [​IMG] We get that a lot [​IMG]
     
  14. Bunyon

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    I bet you do, and I bet you are a proud Papa! [​IMG]
     
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    Do any of you watch the Ted Nugent hunting show, he's an old hunting buddy of mine!
    I think God's ok with hunting I'm not sure about HIM being ok with TED!!! [​IMG]
     
  16. Dr. Bob

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    I believe in VEGETABLE RIGHTS, as well. Save a squash, be a blessing to brocolli.

    We grow alfalfa sprouts and my wife says that they are still alive and growing as I eat them in my salad.

    I can almost hear their tiny voices crying, "Help! Don't eat me! You cannibal!" as I crush the life out of them with my molars.

    Bambi doesn't have a chance if I am so cruel to a carrot . . .
     
  17. kubel

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    ROFL

    btw- Hunting is good.
     
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    Vegetables are what food eats.....
     
  19. Craigbythesea

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    Hunting for food out of necessity is permitted by God. Taking the life of an innocent animal for sport is barbaric savagery.

    [​IMG]
     
  20. Rachel

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    I'm for it, don't see anything wrong with it. God gave us animals to eat didn't He? [​IMG]
     
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