Don’t speak for God...
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With all due respect, I’m sorry James A. Hofmann doesn’t appreciate criticism for deception and clever distortion, but I was only calling a spade a spade.

New evidence of his purposeful misleading (good phrase, so I borrowed it) can be found in last week’s T-I, where he claimed I “... disparaged God in insulting terms, comparing Him to a sky pixie ...” Untrue. What I wrote was, “We all know PEOPLE WHO BELIEVE a Creator God is nothing more than a sky pixie ...,” which belief, again, THOSE PEOPLE have every right to hold (my emphasis).

Describing how non-believers feel about God is not an insult. Atheists have the right to ridicule majority-held beliefs whenever they like. I bet the Lord doesn’t get insulted very easily. So don’t speak for Him. You don’t have the authority.

Same sex couples also have every right to cement their relationships in lawful marriage, with all the responsibilities and benefits pertaining thereto.

We are seeing how tyrannies of the majority play out in Egypt, Ukraine and the Crimea at this very moment. We sure don’t want that here.

—Kevin B. McGann


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