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Subject:  Re: Don't worry about boomers killing the market Date:  8/3/2006  12:28 PM
Author:  OldOne Number:  52928 of 78166

Explain to me how christians getting laws passed that force other people to live by christian moral values is any different than "forcable conversions" ?

Christians don't always get the laws passed that they want. Abortion is a prime example.

Now, getting back to your question about the difference. Even if Christians did get laws passed which reflected Christian morality, these would impact only small areas of one's life.

One striking difference between this and forced conversion to islam lies in the penalty for apostasy. If a Christian decides to fall a