Posted by sg (184.108.40.206) on September 16, 2002 at 19:34:40:
In Reply to: Bahai teaching on vampirism? posted by Liquid Love on September 14, 2002 at 09:54:06:
I wanted to continue to justify my objection to the discussion of vampirism - using roget's thesaurus, we have:
"vampire found in 2 items.
Excerpt: "..., fury, harpy; Friar Rush. vampire, ghoul; afreet, barghest,..."
Excerpt: "...; bloodsucker, vampire, ogre, ghoul, gorilla, vulture; ogyr-falcon..."
It is obvious that the words demon and evil-doer take the term outside the lexicon or moral constructs of Baha'i. For the original poster to state he is a goth vampire is a statement that he is either or both, by formal definition, not my personal opinion, a demon or an evil-doer.
I did not know it was our duty to welcome demons and evil-doers with love. I guess I was wrong.
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