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Date Posted: 28/05/10 7:27:59am
Author: the artist formerly known as anon.
Subject: Re: relativism has no place when an immediate need presents itself
In reply to: Peter Eveleigh 's message, "relativism has no place when an immediate need presents itself" on 27/05/10 11:33:02pm

Actually, Mormons scare me substantially more than the the JA do

>
>>fantasies. Ignore them and they will ignore you get on
>>with your life and do your own thing.
>
>
>I agree that they are a tiny problem and that in the
>whole scheme of things other problems are more
>important, but I think the reason most people worry
>about the JA is that they are actively doing things
>which hurt people, and that is hard to ignore.
>
>By analogy, I can turn round to a kid getting bullied
>at school where I teach and say, "For goodness sake,
>what is a little bit of bullying? It isn't like you
>are dying of cancer!" But of course I don't. I address
>the immediate need.
>
>We are obliged in life to meet needs as we find them

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