thread: 2006-08-31 : I think my expectations are screwed

On 2006-09-07, Blankshield wrote:

Man, there is way too much here for me to process it properly and give it the attention it deserves while I'm at work.

Tris, I don't know your friends, so can't speak to their beliefs.  I will, however, strongly second the comments about post-Vatican II RC beliefs - I'm a post V-II'er myself.  Also the stuff about blanket-statementing christians being about as useful and accurate as blanket-statmenting americans or europeans is very very true.

I will confess that I find the idea of a sincere belief in 'good people going to hell if they don't believe as I believe' is as foreign and mind-boggling to me as... a sincere belief that we all descended from clams and Xenu is out to get us.  I just don't get it.



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