[extropy-chat] Original Sin was Bioethics Essay

Samantha Atkins sjatkins at mac.com
Tue May 24 19:28:05 UTC 2005

Knowledge never was a sin in Christianity to the best of my  
experience and knowledge of it.   Let's stop speaking as if it were  
unless someone has something a lot more authoritative than a  
hackneyed interpretation of the Eden myth.  The work of reaching some  
Christians is difficult enough without making things up that make it  

> Xians believe a number of things and what you wrote above is only  
> conditionally true.
> The various conditions vary from being a member of the RC Church  
> with all its procedures to specifically accepting the offer by  
> being 'Born Again'. As for knowledge no longer being a sin, that's  
> something that does not follow from your assumption, any more than  
> a robber being pardoned makes robbery acceptable.
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> Dirk
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