Fred A. Miller
fmiller at lightlink.com
Tue Feb 3 01:20:47 EST 2009
Mike McMullin wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-02-01 at 16:42 -0500, Fred A. Miller wrote:
>> Raoul Snyman wrote:
>>> Ooops, looks like this never made it to the list...
>>> On Saturday 31 January 2009 04:57:15 Pastor David wrote:
>>>> Someone on this list asserted otherwise?
>>> You did.
>>>> I never addressed the genesis of the nation-state of South
>>>> Africa nor the genesis of Christianity in South Africa.
>>> To quote you:
>>>> Again, America is not perfect but there would be *no freedom* in the world
>>>> without the USA and there are millions of saved people because God chose to
>>>> aid and protect the USA in it founding and protection for 200+ years so that
>>>> He could use that freedom and prosperity to fund missions.
>>> "*no freedom* in the world" are your exact words. Now perhaps my English is
>>> wonky, but in that context, "in the world" to me generally means "everyone in
>>> the world", or "all nations in the world". Your statement implies the world as
>>> a whole.
>> Ya know what, he IS probably right! If we hadn't gotten involved and rid
>> the world of the Nazis, more than likey S. Africa wouldn't have faired
>> very well. That's just one example.
> Fred, America greatly helped in shortening the War in Europe, it did
> not win the war all on it's own. One thing I've noticed about this
> conversation, is that the effect of the tone on me, makes me seriously
> think of bit-bucketing and further messages on the subject.
Mike, FACT, if the US had stayed out of the war, it's VERY likely that
the Nazis would have won, or at best, the war would have lasted a LOT
Someone is a liberal when you can't reason them out of
anything, because they never reason themselves into any
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