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And “what kind of person,” Steinberg asks, “dares to write a sequel to the Bible?”
It needs to be said: bigotry in the name of religion is still bigotry; child abuse wrapped in a Bible verse is still child abuse.
No more allowing people to justify their bigotry by spouting a cherry-picked Bible verse.
They want to change bad behaviors—tobacco, alcohol, using a seat belt, anything.
Now they are a notch on a belt, and the savior can feel good about themselves.To Catch a Sex Worker: A&E’s Awful, Exploitative Ambush Show|Samantha Allen|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There seems something in that also which I could spare only very reluctantly from a new Bible in the world.
Each religion claims that its own Bible is the direct revelation of God, and is the only true Bible teaching the only true faith.
And furthermore, I imagine something else about this—quite unlike the old Bible—I imagine all of it periodically revised.
His boyish suspenders had been put away in favor of a belt, which was tight-drawn about his slim waist.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
Is the Bible revelation so clear and explicit that no difference of opinion as to its meaning is possible?
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An area noted for religious fundamentalism; specifically, parts of the American South and Midwest. For example, You wouldn't dare try to sell a sex manual in the Bible belt. This term alludes to the prevalence of evangelical revivals, strict morals, belief in the literal truth of the Bible, and similar traits. [c. 1920]