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Old 10-12-2012, 11:25   #51
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Originally Posted by snowbird View Post
"Lie" is a pretty strong and hostile word, and on what evidence? None. You sound like an 'extremist', and a deceptive one at that.

Have you ever met a talking snake? Neither have I.
Because snakes don't talk.

Originally Posted by snowbird View Post
If you did, might you not be ready to believe something supernatural was afoot? Perhaps that Satan had disguised himself as a snake?
Perhaps it never happened.

Originally Posted by snowbird View Post
The footnote in my KJV Bible re Genesis 3:1 says, "The great deceiver clothed himself as a serpent, as one of God's good creatures. He insinuated a falsehood and portrayed rebellion as clever, but essentially innocent, self-interest. Therefore, "the devil, or Satan", is later referred to as "that old serpent" -Revelations12:9; 20:2."

Well if it says so in the footnotes then it must be true. I didn't realize God used footnotes.
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