Can a religious institution claim to know the mind of God?
Can a group of individuals rightly know the will of God more than another group making the same claim?
Can a system of beliefs founded upon the teachings of an individual who spoke about loving your enemies vehemently work to pass judgement on others?
The dying words of Jesus on the cross “Father Forgive Them” should echo down through the millenia and convict us of how unChristlike our manmade doctrines and interpretations of what we think Jesus would have done in the 21st century.
Do we really know what we’re doing?
Can any person, church, or religion make so bold a claim?