Re: Televangelist warns of evolution doomsday

From: Robert Schneider <rjschn39@bellsouth.net>
Date: Fri Nov 11 2005 - 18:15:18 EST

I do not think, on the basis of this and other of Robertson's remarks, that
his image of God is that of "the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ."

Let's see what Robertson says about Kansas.

Bob

----- Original Message -----
From: "George Murphy" <gmurphy@raex.com>
To: "Michael Roberts" <michael.andrea.r@ukonline.co.uk>; "Hofmann, Jim"
<jhofmann@exchange.fullerton.edu>; "Pim van Meurs" <pimvanmeurs@yahoo.com>;
<asa@calvin.edu>
Sent: Friday, November 11, 2005 4:08 PM
Subject: Re: Televangelist warns of evolution doomsday

> To put the best construction on Robertson's remarks - which isn't easy -
> he may not realize the difference between "intelligent design" as a
> religious belief & as a putative scientific theory. But while that's the
> case for a lot of people in the street who express sympathy with ID, such
> ignorance would be inexcusable for a man in Robertson's position. In any
> case, his vindictiveness & picture of a God who has somehow forgotten how
> to be slow to "gracious & merciful, slow to anger & abounding in steadfast
> love" is pretty contemptible.
>
> Shalom
> George
> http://web.raex.com/~gmurphy/
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Michael Roberts" <michael.andrea.r@ukonline.co.uk>
> To: "Hofmann, Jim" <jhofmann@exchange.fullerton.edu>; "Pim van Meurs"
> <pimvanmeurs@yahoo.com>; <asa@calvin.edu>
> Sent: Friday, November 11, 2005 3:25 PM
> Subject: Re: Televangelist warns of evolution doomsday
>
>
>> Sounds worse than the President of Iran!
>>
>> Frankly how can a Christian speak like this?
>>
>> At present I am writing up the late Daniel Wonderly's appalling treatment
>> at Grace Coll Winona Lake. I have two letters he wrote to me in 1984.
>> They are heart-breaking how a man had his career ruined by a "Christian",
>> yet he wrote without bitterness. I have a great respect for the man.His
>> book God's Time Records is very useful
>>
>> Michael
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Hofmann, Jim" <jhofmann@exchange.fullerton.edu>
>> To: "Pim van Meurs" <pimvanmeurs@yahoo.com>; <asa@calvin.edu>
>> Sent: Friday, November 11, 2005 5:26 PM
>> Subject: RE: Televangelist warns of evolution doomsday
>>
>>
>>> It's even better when you watch it:
>>>
>>> http://www.pfaw.org/pfaw/general/default.aspx?oid=19453
>>>
>>> Jim Hofmann
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: asa-owner@lists.calvin.edu [mailto:asa-owner@lists.calvin.edu] On
>>> Behalf Of Pim van Meurs
>>> Sent: Friday, November 11, 2005 9:20 AM
>>> To: asa@calvin.edu
>>> Subject: Televangelist warns of evolution doomsday
>>>
>>> Wow...
>>>
>>> http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/9995578/
>>>
>>> "Pat Robertson says a vote against intelligent design is a vote against
>>> God"
>>>
>>> "I'd like to say to the good citizens of Dover: if there is a disaster
>>> in your area, don't turn to God, you just rejected him from your city,"
>>> Robertson said on his daily television show broadcast from Virginia,
>>> "The 700 Club."
>>>
>>> "And don't wonder why he hasn't helped you when problems begin, if they
>>> begin. I'm not saying they will, but if they do, just remember, you just
>>>
>>> voted God out of your city. And if that's the case, don't ask for his
>>> help because he might not be there," he said.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>
>
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