While reading through Isaiah, I came across a rather strange line. Isaiah 3:12 reads,
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Youths oppress my people,
Women rule over them.
O my people, your guides lead you astray;
One problem that comes up sometimes in the Bible is its honesty- its extreme honesty. Be it Noah getting drunk or the moral ambiguity of Jonah (who actually wanted the Lord to destroy the city he was supposed to save); God doesn’t withhold the truth from believers. 1,221 more words
When we are young we learn to lie in order to avoid punishment after doing something wrong. Since this usually works a few times and we see our parents and others lying as well, we develop the idea that through lying we can manipulate things to get the results we desire. 1,440 more words