Originally Posted by houghtam
No, because as Beavis pointed out to us, the Bible teaches that taking care of the poor only counts if you do it on your own, and not if you do it by voting for government policy that does it.
Still trying to find that passage after about a year and a half.
Yeah, Christ was a turrible Christian. Audience with the Guvnah, and not even one petition of grievance for the state of the Empire's poor.
Hou. 1:1 - 1:2 "Yea, though the land be plenty with the poor, worry not of alms from thine own hand. For you have a ballot, and with it a lawyer elected, who shall tap thy wealthy neighbor, and do thy work for thee."