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Old 04-08-2010, 21:31   #376
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Originally Posted by Deveno View Post
One of the more troubling aspects of Christianity is the concept of Grace. For example, according to Christian doctrine, if Adolph Hitler had made a sincere confession and repentence of his sins before he died, hey-he gets Heaven, too! There seems to be a conflict between the concepts of forgiveness and justice. Both forgiveness and justice seem like worthwhile things to believe in, and try to practice. I just don't see how you can have absolute justice and forgiveness at the same time.
Jesus died for ALL sin.

It is an absolute. ALL sin is fatal, so ALL sin must be forgiven.

In respect to God, ALL sin makes a person imperfect, so ALL sin is equal. Also, it was a pretty dam powerful sacrifice he made on the cross :P
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