Re: virus: Enlightenment and Christianity

Eric Boyd (
Thu, 06 Jun 1996 15:02:26 -0500

John ''!Boolean'' Williams wrote:

> In any case, the Book of Discipline is a fairly large book, not a document.
> However, the "Social Principals" are explained and condensed in a pamphlet,
> if you want to see that. The BoD contains not only the social principals,
> but the operating instructions for the church -- how to vote, what
> comittees exist, and so forth.

That pamphlet sounds great... now I just gotta get me into town and find
a Church!

> [2] A english prof once explained about fairies (the winged kind). He said
> that during the middle ages, they didn't think of them as having wings;
> they were magical, but they looked like normal human beings. To look at
> them, you didn't know they weren't real people. "In that respect," he said,
> "they're kind of like Canadians."

Huh! I guess though that it's kind of cool to be compared to a fairy.
And I could use some magic...