Comment to Paul

John W. Burgeson (
Thu, 27 Mar 1997 10:06:41 -0500

Paul Arveson had some good words here a bit ago; he concluded by saying, "I
think that civility is as good a witness of John 13:35 as anything we say
we believe."

With all of his post I heartily agree. I will observe, however, that the
recent post by Woody was actually a post by another person forwarding
Woody's comments; therefore it was "third person," in a way. Data, if you

Most of us will agree, of course, that the post would have done a lot more
for the ICR position had it not been so abusive. Or maybe I should say --
hurt the ICR cause less? I don't recall what Schimmerich said originally
to set Woody off that way. I know he feels passionately about his position.