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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Why does that not cover it? Do you think laws/legal documents should be long and complicated? Or should they be easy for, say, a child to read and understand it?

    The document does not specify who, whom, or what you have the right to worship, because it is simply not necessary to define such. If it were to do so, it would have to become more complicated, meaning a child could potentially not be able to understand it.

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    It gives the king too much latitude for interpretation....perhaps by design.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur Brain View Post
    Aren't you the same guy who explicitly stated that nobody is entitled to an education among other things? How would someone, including a child know how to understand such a thing without one?
    It is the responsibility of the parents of those children to educate them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    It is the responsibility of the parents of those children to educate them.

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    And if the child doesn't receive that?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur Brain View Post
    And if the child doesn't receive that?
    30 lashes!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur Brain View Post
    And if the child doesn't receive that?
    Then the child does not receive an education, simple as that. It's not hard to homeschool these days.
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    30 lashes!
    Not sure where you get that from. It's definitely not from the Bible.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur Brain View Post
    And if the child doesn't receive that?
    then the parents are stuck with an uneducated child

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    Quote Originally Posted by quip View Post
    30 lashes!
    For who though? After all, nobody's entitled to an education so who can blame a parent who hasn't been 'educated' themselves...


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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur Brain View Post
    For who though? After all, nobody's entitled to an education so who can blame a parent who hasn't been 'educated' themselves...

    The constitution is not clear..nah lash the whole lot!
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    Quote Originally Posted by quip View Post
    The constitution is not clear..nah lash the whole lot!
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    For who though? After all, nobody's entitled to an education so who can blame a parent who hasn't been 'educated' themselves...

    Could you two please stay on topic? Thanks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Then the child does not receive an education, simple as that. It's not hard to homeschool these days.

    Not sure where you get that from. It's definitely not from the Bible.

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    For some people it actually is hard to 'homeschool' and for some folk they really shouldn't try to anyway...

    Good to see your compassion and understanding coming to the fore again though!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur Brain View Post
    For some people it actually is hard to 'homeschool' and for some folk they really shouldn't try to anyway...

    Good to see your compassion and understanding coming to the fore again though!

    You do realize that Homeschooling can be done with minimal interaction of the parents, right? You know, with computer programs?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Could you two please stay on topic? Thanks!

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    It is on topic, just perhaps not to your liking? There are ramifications in a thread like this ya know?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    You do realize that Homeschooling can be done with minimal interaction of the parents, right? You know, with computer programs?

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    Serious question here and not one with any malicious intent. Is this how you were 'taught'?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur Brain View Post
    Serious question here and not one with any malicious intent. Is this how you were 'taught'?
    Actually no, I grew up going to private Christian schools, except for the last three years of high school, which was a public school.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Actually no, I grew up going to private Christian schools, except for the last three years of high school, which was a public school.

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    Okay, I'll just level with you from my perspective. You sound like a very indoctrinated youth who doesn't have much experience outside of what you've been 'taught' to think in very restricted boundaries and hence the 'cold' aspect you have in regards to people in general. I hope you overcome that as you certainly aren't stupid.

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