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How ironic is it that the Evangelical Christian, rejecting t

Postby felix dakat » Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:47 pm

How ironic is it that so many Evangelical Christians, rejecting the ethics of the sermon on the mount, have embraced the Nietzschean transvaluation of morals in the person of Donald Trump as the blond beast who overcomes by animal cunning and cruelty the slave morality of the democratic herd?
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Re: How ironic is it that the Evangelical Christian, rejecti

Postby Karpel Tunnel » Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:14 am

Christians have always gone OT - sort of like going postal - when it suited them.
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Re: How ironic is it that the Evangelical Christian, rejecti

Postby Ierrellus » Thu Jan 24, 2019 3:50 pm

Many evangelicals make the mistake of worshiping Jesus as a magical name, capable of attending to wants and desires, ready to zap ones enemies and glorify ones friends. The notion of Jesus as a way to be followed does not fit well with the Rand/Nietzschean goal of an ideal human.
Jesus as Tao is an Eastern religious idea that does fit well with Western glorification of rugged individualism in which ones value is determined by the things one can accumulate.
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