A pastor writes:
Too bad the guy with the passage from Leviticus tattooed on his arm didn’t read the next chapter:“You shall not make any gashes in your flesh for the dead or tattoo any marks upon you; I am the LORD”Or in the King James Version:“Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I am the LORD.”Of course since when is the Bible applied to oneself. It is apparently only to be applied to others, as an excuse for abuse.
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