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Should I Kill My Child if God Commands Me To?

Spoiler alert: The Bible says no

Abraham with a knife about to kill his son Isaac. An angel above tells him to stop and holds back his hand.

In October 2019, a man in Texas killed his girlfriend and their 9-month-old baby because he claimed God told him to do it. To be honest, I’m surprised it doesn’t happen more often. Most traditions say you always have to obey God. You must love God above everything and everyone else. You must be willing to sacrifice anything for God…



Thoughts on applying a 2000 year old religion to 21st Century life

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David Anderson

David Anderson is a blogger, award-winning author, bible geek, and novice crypto investor. Doubting Thomas is my patron saint.