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Nevermind: A&E unsuspends Phil Robertson
Hotair ^ | 12/27/2013 | MARY KATHARINE HAM

Posted on 12/27/2013 7:23:37 PM PST by SeekAndFind

Does A&E have a spelunking reality show because they’re gonna need one to keep track of ALL THE CAVES.

A week after the patriarch of A&E’s ratings juggernaut “Duck Dynasty” family was indefinitely suspended by the network for comments he made about homosexuality in a magazine interview, Robertson is back. Now, the national firestorm that erupted over A&E’s hasty disciplining of the reality star will no doubt erupt again, this time for its hasty reinstatement of him. Because how could the screaming elements of the Left possibly allow a person with views different from their own to be on TV and respond by simply not watching or writing a scathing HuffPost comment about how icky they think he is. No, that would never do.

The network’s full statement, via Mediaite.

As a global media content company, A+E Networks’ core values are centered around creativity, inclusion and mutual respect. We believe it is a privilege for our brands to be invited into people’s home and we operate with a strong sense of integrity and deep commitment to these principals.

That is why we reacted so quickly and strongly to a recent interview with Phil Robertson. While Phil’s comments made in the interview reflect his personal views based on his own beliefs, and his own personal journey, he and his family have publicly stated they regret the “coarse language” he used and the mis-interpretation of his core beliefs based only on the article. He also made it clear he would “never incite or encourage hate.” We at A+E Networks expressed our disappointment with his statements in the article, and reiterate that they are not views we hold.

But Duck Dynasty is not a show about one man’s views. It resonates with a large audience because it is a show about family… a family that America has come to love. As you might have seen in many episodes, they come together to reflect and pray for unity, tolerance and forgiveness. These are three values that we at A+E Networks also feel strongly about.

So after discussions with the Robertson family, as well as consulting with numerous advocacy groups, A&E has decided to resume filming Duck Dynasty later this spring with the entire Robertson family.

We will also use this moment to launch a national public service campaign (PSA) promoting unity, tolerance and acceptance among all people, a message that supports our core values as a company, and the values found in Duck Dynasty. These PSAs will air across our entire portfolio.

So, we’ve got some public lauding of the Robertson family, even noting they “come together to reflect and pray for unity, tolerance, and forgiveness,” which is bound to rankle the very people who rejoiced in Phil’s suspension because it uses the approved language of the left to applaud a Christian family. One assumes the Robertson family, already millionaires outside of TV, at least threatened to walk during this debacle. “Duck Dynasty’s” millions upon millions of viewers certainly did. Hence, a Christmas week news dump reinstatement of Phil.

A&E will be producing fluffly PSAs to assure everyone they believe in tolerance or something. Which, if they did, they could have illustrated it by saying, “Hey, yes, we disagree with Phil’s beliefs but don’t think it rises to a fireable offense that he’s talking about them in public. The Robertsons are actually a pretty cool and caring family, as the millions who watch every week know.” But tolerance in the public parlance doesn’t actually mean the tolerance of people with differing views and lifestyles. “Tolerance” is a system of enforced celebration, and nothing short of celebration will be tolerated. I wonder if these PSAs come with a complementary sizeable donation to GLAAD? A “multimillion dollar protection racket’s” gotta rake it in somehow.

GLAAD is in the indulgence selling biz, and I'm guessing it cashed in quite handsomely on its Duck Dynasty tantrum. #MissionAccomplished



TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Culture/Society
KEYWORDS: aandestatement; ae; cashcow; duckdynasty; duckdynastyback; homosexuality; oooops; philrobertson
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1 posted on 12/27/2013 7:23:37 PM PST by SeekAndFind
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2 posted on 12/27/2013 7:24:42 PM PST by Iron Munro (Orwell: There are some ideas so absurd that only an intellectual could believe them.)
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To: SeekAndFind
MORE TWEETS:

— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) December 27, 2013

@ChrisBarnhart @exjon I've got 10 bucks that says A&E is now a GLAAD "Premier Corporate Donor."

— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) December 27, 2013

Exit question:

Who shall we crucify next?

— Charles C. W. Cooke (@charlescwcooke) December 27, 2013

Sigh.

3 posted on 12/27/2013 7:25:11 PM PST by SeekAndFind
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To: SeekAndFind

Phil Robertson would make a great spokesman warning the public about Gay Bowel Syndrome for A&E. A win-win solution.


4 posted on 12/27/2013 7:27:44 PM PST by Cvengr (Adversity in life and death is inevitable. Thru faith in Christ, stress is optional.)
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To: SeekAndFind

A & E quacks me up!


5 posted on 12/27/2013 7:29:13 PM PST by smoothsailing
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To: SeekAndFind
No. Not acceptable. The ONLY acceptable solution is to terminate very individual involved in suspending Robertson from the show. Absolutely NO compromise. No.
6 posted on 12/27/2013 7:31:17 PM PST by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin (Freedom is the freedom to discipline yourself so others don't have to do it for you.)
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To: SeekAndFind

I’m going to keep,reminding A&E about this ... :-) ...

What we need more of is the spread of God’s word on the matter!

Although other parts of Scripture have been quoted on this Duck Dynasty issue with A&E, the following in Romans, chapter 1, is a key part and understanding ... as to how God’s wrath plays into this ... and why this is unique and that it is actually a judgement.

In Romans 1 ... it says

16 For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, for the Jew first and also for the Greek.

17 For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, “The just shall live by faith.”

18 For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who suppress the truth in unrighteousness,

19 because what may be known of God is manifest in them, for God has shown it to them.

20 For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse,

21 because, although they knew God, they did not glorify Him as God, nor were thankful, but became futile in their thoughts, and their foolish hearts were darkened.

22 Professing to be wise, they became fools,

23 and changed the glory of the incorruptible God into an image made like corruptible man—and birds and four-footed animals and creeping things.

24 Therefore God also gave them up to uncleanness, in the lusts of their hearts, to dishonor their bodies among themselves,

25 who exchanged the truth of God for the lie, and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever. Amen.

26 For this reason God gave them up to vile passions. For even their women exchanged the natural use for what is against nature.

27 Likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust for one another, men with men committing what is shameful, and receiving in themselves the penalty of their error which was due.

28 And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a debased mind, to do those things which are not fitting;

29 being filled with all unrighteousness, sexual immorality, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, evil-mindedness; they are whisperers,

30 backbiters, haters of God, violent, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents,

31 undiscerning, untrustworthy, unloving, unforgiving, unmerciful;

32 who, knowing the righteous judgment of God, that those who practice such things are deserving of death, not only do the same but also approve of those who practice them.

THAT would certainly be “dynamite” to LGBT-types ... :-) ...

I’m sure they are “foaming at the mouth” at this part ...

For this reason God gave them up to vile passions. For even their women exchanged the natural use for what is against nature. Likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust for one another, men with men committing what is shameful, and receiving in themselves the penalty of their error which was due.

And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a debased mind, to do those things which are not fitting; being filled with all unrighteousness, sexual immorality, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, evil-mindedness ...


7 posted on 12/27/2013 7:31:20 PM PST by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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To: SeekAndFind

Also, in reference to what someone else said about homosexuality being another sin - just like all the sins listed in the Bible ... I’ll have to point out that it’s QUITE UNIQUE in comparison to other sins. I said the following in another posting elsewhere ... AND ... this shows how God’s wrath plays into it.

The unique thing about what God said in Romans 1 — is that this particular sin is actually a “judgement” from God in that He has them debasing themselves in such a way. THIS (what the LGBTs promote) is actually God’s judgement upon them in that they are to do these things to themselves. They, therefore, receive god’s judgement in the “here and now” for clearly rejecting what god has made clear to the,.

SO ... while these are all sins - fornication, adultery, thieving, drunkenness, slandering, swindling - and will not be allowed into Heaven ... none of these are, in and of themselves - a condition which God imposes upon people for their rejection of what God has made clear to them,

On the other hand — the LGBT lifestyle is a specific condition and judgement of God Himself - upon these people,

AND THEREFORE, God has put upon them the absolute worst of the worst sin possible in a human being - in order to thoroughly DEBASE them to the ultimate extent in THIS LIFE, in the HERE AND NOW and not upon “Judgement Day”.

LGBT-people are a “walking advertisement” of God thoroughly debasing someone to the maximum extent possible, in a human being. They are walking around with a “neon flashing sign” — saying — “Look at me! God has not even waited until Judgement Day to judge me!”


8 posted on 12/27/2013 7:32:00 PM PST by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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To: SeekAndFind

I assume GLAAD will be paid to produce the PSAs, or to have them produced by their ‘friends’.

So, Duck Dynasty viewers- more accurately their advertisers- will now be contributing probably $10 million to GLAAD.

Well, TV and Satan go together like a horse and carriage...


9 posted on 12/27/2013 7:32:05 PM PST by mrsmith (Dumb sluts: Lifeblood of the Media, Backbone of the Democrat Party!)
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To: MeneMeneTekelUpharsin

Let them mush around and lick their wounds in public if they must. Prolonging the spectacle only prolongs the scrutiny. This won’t go quietly into that good night.


10 posted on 12/27/2013 7:32:38 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: SeekAndFind

It’s too late, the die is cast. I am cutting my cable provider loose by the end of the year, letting them know that the A&E debacle was the straw that broke this camels back. Seems a lot more are doing the same. Just rolling over now and playing nice isn’t going to change things. It’s time to double-down, not got back to BAU and pretend that nothing happened.


11 posted on 12/27/2013 7:32:42 PM PST by Dubh_Ghlase (Therefore, send not to know For whom the bell tolls, It tolls for thee.)
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To: MeneMeneTekelUpharsin

You’re 100% correct. I hope the right people are listening to you.


12 posted on 12/27/2013 7:34:34 PM PST by Paulie (Buy local, bank local, exert your influence locally; the left will fold like a cheap suit.)
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To: SeekAndFind

Does anyone else hear the faint sound of kids playing with bubblewrap?

that’s all of those little, empty pinheads popping right about now,


13 posted on 12/27/2013 7:35:32 PM PST by digger48
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To: SeekAndFind

Happy, happy, happy. Because GLAAD isn’t.


14 posted on 12/27/2013 7:35:36 PM PST by Colonel_Flagg (Some people meet their heroes. I raised mine. Go Army.)
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15 posted on 12/27/2013 7:36:27 PM PST by icwhatudo (Low taxes and less spending in Sodom and Gomorrah is not my idea of a conservative victory)
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To: Star Traveler

Atrocious theology does not get anyone anywhere except to God’s Rebuke City. How about actually READING Romans 1:20ff. The slide doesn’t stop with the homo frolics. It goes on to things that might be seen in “you and me.” And indeed notice that our modern flamers are worse in overall attitude than the homos of yesteryear.

I bend the knee only to truth. The folks who are the most bent on bending theology to make bad look even worse are generally the hypocrites... who have a problem that they want to mask behind someone else’s.


16 posted on 12/27/2013 7:37:55 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: SeekAndFind

LOL, now it will be attacked by the Gay Nazis


17 posted on 12/27/2013 7:38:11 PM PST by molson209 (Hillary Clinton)
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To: Colonel_Flagg

RE: Happy, happy, happy. Because GLAAD isn’t.

But isn’t GLAAD, GAY, GAY, GAY?


18 posted on 12/27/2013 7:39:01 PM PST by SeekAndFind
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To: SeekAndFind

Of course, GLAAD isn’t about ‘gay’. Never was. Most miserable, hate-filled people you’ll ever see


19 posted on 12/27/2013 7:42:28 PM PST by Colonel_Flagg (Some people meet their heroes. I raised mine. Go Army.)
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To: SeekAndFind

GLAAD is sad, sad, sad. And will be the sadder the more they get their way.

SOME folks still remember a God of intensely involved grace, not aloofness. Sincere acceptance of salvation is always honored. Don’t ask me how God ties all that together but it ain’t by the one who “wills, or even runs.”


20 posted on 12/27/2013 7:43:35 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: SeekAndFind; All
from a&e release:...principals ...

a&e is so foreign...alien to PRINCIPLES it doesn't know how to spell the word! ...see end of first graph in a&e statement

21 posted on 12/27/2013 7:46:06 PM PST by Colofornian (Lds: why does the D&C 88:81-82 warning commission ONLY apply to privileged Mormons?)
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To: Colonel_Flagg

Some atheists beat them out for grim vitriol. But I can’t think of any other “polite society” groups that do. Axe murderers might beat them out too. Anyhow the name is a huge irony. “Gay” is desperately trying to euphemize the sinful thrills, which come at the expense of a hell of a spiritual mess. Because it is a disorder of love function, it can be hotly loyal to destruction.


22 posted on 12/27/2013 7:46:43 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: SeekAndFind

If it hadn’t been for all this hullabaloo I would never have heard of Duck Dynasty, as I’m not one who watches much tv—LOL!


23 posted on 12/27/2013 7:47:59 PM PST by basil (2ASisters.org)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

“They’ll come at you sideways. It’s how they think. It’s how they move. Sidle up and smile. Hit you when you’re weak. Sort of man they’re like to send believes hard. Kills and never asks why.”


24 posted on 12/27/2013 7:48:04 PM PST by Ozark Tom
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To: HiTech RedNeck
Anyhow the name is a huge irony. “Gay” is desperately trying to euphemize the sinful thrills, which come at the expense of a hell of a spiritual mess.

Well stated.

25 posted on 12/27/2013 7:50:48 PM PST by Colonel_Flagg (Some people meet their heroes. I raised mine. Go Army.)
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To: Iron Munro

Nice to see one of tho idiot liberal broads bend over and take it in her keister for once.


26 posted on 12/27/2013 7:52:20 PM PST by Lurker (Violence is rarely the answer. But when it is it is the only answer.)
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To: Colonel_Flagg

To be accurate and fair, about the vitriol... it gets worse the more licentious the associated behavior is. Yesteryear’s closeted homo activity is not known as being so extremely associated with dishiness. Having to keep up appearances of straightness limits the damage. It’s still a Bad Thing to get involved with. And (to kind of contradict myself, but again wanting to be fair) it can, when the licentiousness gets bad enough, pull into the final sins in the slide of Romans 1:20ff. It is ugly. It is what results when the devil is invited to shoot holes in God’s love. Only the grace of God seriously incorporated into the life can heal the condition. And this last is what should be desired for every homo by every sincere Christian.


27 posted on 12/27/2013 7:55:57 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: SeekAndFind

It’s funny. I don’t watch a lot of TV shows though I have heard of these guys because I see their faces plastered in all kinds of stores. Now that this controversy has erupted, I watched a few episodes and found it very good TV for once. So thanks GLADD, you’ve made a new fan of Duck Dynasty and I’ll be watching them from now on.


28 posted on 12/27/2013 7:57:53 PM PST by Old Teufel Hunden
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To: HiTech RedNeck

The rest of the list is simply added onto the homosexuals and their judgement from God.

The relevant portion ...

26 For this reason God gave them up to vile passions. For even their women exchanged the natural use for what is against nature.

27 Likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust for one another, men with men committing what is shameful, and receiving in themselves the penalty of their error which was due.

28 And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a debased mind, to do those things which are not fitting;

29 being filled with all unrighteousness, sexual immorality, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, evil-mindedness; they are whisperers,

30 backbiters, haters of God, violent, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents,

31 undiscerning, untrustworthy, unloving, unforgiving, unmerciful;

32 who, knowing the righteous judgment of God, that those who practice such things are deserving of death, not only do the same but also approve of those who practice them.

Note that God gave THEM up ... (and then) ... And even as THEY did not like to retain God in their knowledge ... (and then) ... God gave THEM over to a debased mind ...

AND THEN ... all that follows is related to THEM, you see.

-— -— -— -— -—

AS A SIDE NOTE here, let me point out that the list of sins that follow aren’t exclusive to homosexuals, as others who are not homosexuals can participate in those sins.

BUT with those that God mentions, it’s ESPECIALLY EGREGIOUS — as they SUPPRESS the truth that God has given them with all the capability they have in complete ungodliness and unrighteousness — and so GOD THOROUGHLY DEBASES THEM with the judgement of HOMOSEXUALITY. And they are so intent on suppressing this truth that God has shown them, that they also progress right down that list of other sins.

THIS is the WORST JUDGEMENT that God can render on a person, while still living. GOD has DEBASED THOSE, who fit verses 18-20, so thoroughly that they even work to debase themselves even further!

Here are verses 18-20 ...

18 For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who suppress the truth in unrighteousness,

19 because what may be known of God is manifest in them, for God has shown it to them.

20 For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse,


29 posted on 12/27/2013 7:58:50 PM PST by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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To: Star Traveler

I think you are torturing the grammar here as badly as the homos and other are torturing the love of God.

Homos CAN get that bad, and Sodom is one example. But it is only foolishness that says that the “rest of us” don’t have to watch that list. Any sex sin can result in great attachment to hatred. ANY.


30 posted on 12/27/2013 8:03:05 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: SeekAndFind
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Ha, ha.

31 posted on 12/27/2013 8:14:08 PM PST by vox_freedom (America is being tested as never before in its history. May God help us.)
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To: SeekAndFind

It’s good to see A&E stand up for the principle of caving to the more powerful group.


32 posted on 12/27/2013 8:16:04 PM PST by TChad (The Obamacare motto: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.)
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To: Star Traveler

[Any sex sin can result in great attachment to hatred. ANY.]

And the reason is not far to seek. Associate the attachment of erotic pleasure with something saliently harmful (whether that be buggery or something else) and voila, you’re romancing hate.

I’ve been there, done that, and was NOT homosexual. Result just the same, frantic suicidal wishes. Till I was saved, stopped the nonsense for the sake of God, and shortly thereafter the wishes ended. Then long road to recovery and now I am turned against Satan.

Don’t scorn those “gays” too badly. They are but an obvious showy example and others are, perhaps quietly, in similar boats. And anyhow railing about how terrible the sin misses the point God wants to make which is: let us make every effort to save the sinners. We modern Christians have classed sinners into “sinners like us” and “sinners worse than us,” and then simply won’t go near the latter. It is an abomination to have done so and stops some of the most dramatic ministries possible.


33 posted on 12/27/2013 8:16:15 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: SeekAndFind

I wish Phil Robertson and his family would LEAVE A&E for another outlet.

Give A&E what they deserve and asked for, and keep viewers from watching (supporting) A&E.

Say “thanks, but no thanks”, Phil. It will resonate.


34 posted on 12/27/2013 8:19:07 PM PST by Mortrey (Impeach President Soros)
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To: Star Traveler

Also, I have learned not to complain on the level of “oh, those poofters are polluting our nice society.”

I’m saying soldiers of Christ, can’t you think of something better to save than how nice society is? How about some SOULS, soldiers??

We have a huge OPPORTUNITY here to kick Satan in the hiney like you wouldn’t believe. And that’s not by hounding the sinners away but by inviting them into the embrace of the grace of God. Yes it may result in getting some vicious attacks, but that is only characteristic of the Cross.


35 posted on 12/27/2013 8:20:49 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

The sin is up above in the earlier verses ... while the homosexuality is actually the judgement itself,

Many people are looking at this in reverse to the way it’s presented. They are seeing the homosexuality first and then they perceive judgement coming from this.

Instead — it’s that group that suppresses the truth they have been given - and does so in all unrighteousness and ungodliness. We’re not talking about some “lack of faith here” or some run of the mill unbelief — but we’re talking about those who have been given that knowledge of God (as it describes in those verses), and they ACTIVELY SUPPRESS THE TRUTH and do so in ALL UNRIGHTEOUSNESS and in ALL UNGODLINESS.

You’re talking about RADICAL ENEMIES OF GOD here - who will “take down” hundreds, if not thousands and contribute to them never considering the salvation from Jesus, the Messiah - because of this group’s ABSOLUTELY RADICAL, UNGODLY and UNRIGHTEOUS SUPPRESSION of the truth of the Gospel of Salvation and of God and his Son.

THESE are given this particular judgement OF HOMOSEXUALITY — and God thoroughly debases them, as a result of this judgement of homosexuality he has rendered.


36 posted on 12/27/2013 8:22:02 PM PST by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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To: Star Traveler

I’m sorry... without debating fine points you sound like an excuse monger.

Won’t consider salvation... how do YOU know? It looks to me more like Christians who have gotten wimpy about carrying crosses! And so won’t dare present the salvation up close and personal!


37 posted on 12/27/2013 8:24:26 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: Star Traveler

Maybe you need to stop traveling stars and start traveling some mean streets!

(After sufficient spiritual exercise. Niceness can really make Christians flaccid.)


38 posted on 12/27/2013 8:26:16 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

When we blame this on A&E we of course would like the person who suspended Phil Robertson to be fired as a result of that poor decision.

But, lets not forget or forgive the source of intolerance the Disney owners of A&E.

Boycott Disney and all their so called family en-devours.
Deciding to kick Phil off the highest rated show on cable TV wasn’t made without it going up the chain of command to the top echelons of Disney for approval.

In their statement I don’t see Disney understands the Christian views Phil quoted from the Bible. If they don’t get it then they are just worried about Phil taking the show elsewhere and are not sorry that they sided with the 2% Gay Mafia and not the Christian world view Disney doesn’t agree with that has been Gospel for over 2,000 Years.


39 posted on 12/27/2013 8:26:28 PM PST by Zenjitsuman (New Boss Nancy Pelosi)
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To: SeekAndFind

Maybe someday these “employers” will learn that people do have a right to say things that they may not agree with.


40 posted on 12/27/2013 8:29:39 PM PST by Sacajaweau
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To: Zenjitsuman

Ah, again the consensus among “staunch Christians” seems to be lets defend our nice society and do it by whatever shunning we can (assuming it even works... the SBC has some experience with what boycotts do and it tends to be rather feeble... I don’t even think they get into that now, though that was an experiment worth trying).

In the meantime people walk around on Satan’s chain and nobody dares go near and try to get permission to unhook that chain. It is to be indignant from heaven.


41 posted on 12/27/2013 8:30:00 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (The Lion of Judah will roar again if you give him a big hug and a cheer and mean it. See my page.)
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To: Lurker
Nice to see one of tho idiot liberal broads bend over and take it in her keister for once.

For certain.


42 posted on 12/27/2013 8:37:21 PM PST by Iron Munro (Orwell: There are some ideas so absurd that only an intellectual could believe them.)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

I’m not saying that there is theoretically anyone who cannot be saved. Even Ted Bundy was saved (according to James Dobson and his last minute interview).

And there are examples of homosexuals who have been saved, truly believing in Jesus as their personal savior, and turning from their old ways.

And I’m not saying to not give the gospel message to those people.

However, remember, at the same time, that these are people to whom God has made it perfectly clear — and they have gone OUT OF THEIR WAY to SUPPRESS this wonderful news of God, His Son and salvation available to all — and they’ve done so in ALL UNRIGHTEOUSNESS and ALL UNGODLINESS.

To have them accept Jesus as their personal savior - when God had already made it clear to them - and they “went on a rampage” against God and his truth — it would be like turning a ten-time child molester and rapist into the BEST DAY-CARE WORKER in the country.

But, as I said, it’s not impossible, but it’s quite unlikely. It’s about as UNLIKELY as what you’ll hear from people when you tell the that Ted Bundy is saved and is in Heaven with Jesus right now ... :-) ...


43 posted on 12/27/2013 8:38:36 PM PST by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

Would it make it any better if my handle was “Down to Earth” ... LOL ...


44 posted on 12/27/2013 8:44:08 PM PST by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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To: Star Traveler

Just wanted to say....I’ve really enjoyed your most recent posts. Just pure truth.


45 posted on 12/27/2013 9:03:40 PM PST by ourworldawry
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To: SeekAndFind

We will also use this moment to launch a national public service campaign (PSA) promoting unity, tolerance and acceptance among all people, a message that supports our core values as a company, and the values found in Duck Dynasty. These PSAs will air across our entire portfolio.

DUCK A&E. I hope Duck Dynasty finds a more worthy sponsor than a channel affiliated with Marxist Mouse and their Gay Week at Children’s Theme Parks.


46 posted on 12/27/2013 9:07:50 PM PST by ZULU (Impeach that Bastard Barrack Hussein Obama the Doctor Mengele of Medical Care)
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To: ourworldawry

Thanks ... and that particular portion of chapter one of Romans has always impressed me. Overall, Romans is one of the best books of the Bible for a doctrinal overview of the Bible, itself, and the salvation message, from a thinking person’s standpoint.


47 posted on 12/27/2013 9:11:58 PM PST by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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To: SeekAndFind

A&E played everyone for fools. They got the gays thinking A&E stood with them. They got a ton of free publicity for the show. And they didn’t lose their “star” for even a single episode.

Somebody at A&E deserves a raise for this gambit. Beautifully played.


48 posted on 12/27/2013 9:18:22 PM PST by OrangeHoof (2001-2008: "Dissent Is Patriotism!" 2009-2016: "Dissent Is Racism!")
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To: Zenjitsuman

>> But, lets not forget or forgive the source of intolerance the Disney owners of A&E.

I’m disappointed the parent companies aren’t normally feeling the heat.

As far as I’m concerned, Comcast and GE initially supported Bashir’s hostile remarks against Palin given the length of time it took to terminate his employment.


49 posted on 12/27/2013 9:31:39 PM PST by Gene Eric (Don't be a statist!)
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To: HiTech RedNeck
Thank you for your testimony. G-d wants us to be free of sin and proved this to us by shedding His blood on the very Earth he made.

As for this statement: We modern Christians have classed sinners into “sinners like us” and “sinners worse than us,” and then simply won’t go near the latter.

It has gone beyond that in some churches; now, they dare not even mention sin let alone label Homosexuality a sin - to do so is being a bigot.
50 posted on 12/27/2013 9:41:40 PM PST by Army Air Corps (Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
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