Register FAQ Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   Evil Empire Forums > Religion & Philosophy

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 11-19-2012, 02:22 AM   #11
pladecalvo
Senior Member
 
pladecalvo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Valencia, Spain
Posts: 16,608
pladecalvo is a splendid one to beholdpladecalvo is a splendid one to behold
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by emilynghiem View Post

So whatever arguments you have against "fraudulent/false faith healing"
do not apply to the true practice of spiritual healing that is free and effective.
One can only wonder why all the Health services in the world spend countless trillions on medicines rather than employing a few witch-doctors.
__________________
Jesus is UNBELIEVABLE!!

"Fear paints pictures of ghosts and hangs them in the gallery of ignorance." ]Robert Green Ingersoll
pladecalvo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2012, 02:27 AM   #12
pladecalvo
Senior Member
 
pladecalvo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Valencia, Spain
Posts: 16,608
pladecalvo is a splendid one to beholdpladecalvo is a splendid one to behold
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Wallis View Post
Some of your thoughts and paragraphs are so "far out there" that it is difficult to see where you define the line between reality and fantasy.
Be fair now Wal! You have to admire how awesome her flexible is. I'm totally astounded at how the hell she manages to get her foot in her mouth AND her head up her arse...all at the same time??
__________________
Jesus is UNBELIEVABLE!!

"Fear paints pictures of ghosts and hangs them in the gallery of ignorance." ]Robert Green Ingersoll
pladecalvo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2012, 06:22 AM   #13
evileye
Senior Member
 
evileye's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Albuquerque
Posts: 2,105
evileye has one green dot.  Good for them!
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by pladecalvo View Post
One can only wonder why all the Health services in the world spend countless trillions on medicines rather than employing a few witch-doctors.
Faith healing is the same as the placebo effect, it is valid but only works on a small number of people. Between the two, sugar pills would be easier to swallow.
__________________
We are defined by how we see and interact with others, so others should be defined by how they interact with us.

"A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything." - Nietzsche
evileye is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off




All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:34 PM.

Copyright 2005 Evil Empire