How does this thread relate to Christians? I'm curious...How do the other mocking posts relate to Christians?here we go-guess it 'depends on what your definition of ' is' isMain Entry: mock·ery Pronunciation: 'mä-k(&-)rE, 'mo-Function: nounInflected Form(s): plural -er·ies1 : insulting or contemptuous action or speech : DERISION2 : a subject of laughter, derision, or sport3 a : a counterfeit appearance : IMITATION b : an insincere, contemptible, or impertinent imitation <makes a mockery of justice>4 : something ridiculously or impudently unsuitable One entry found for mock.Main Entry: 1mock Pronunciation: 'mäk, 'mokFunction: verbEtymology: Middle English, from Middle French mocquertransitive senses1 : to treat with contempt or ridicule : DERIDE2 : to disappoint the hopes of3 : DEFY, CHALLENGE4 a : to imitate (as a mannerism) closely : MIMIC b : to mimic in sport or derisionintransitive senses : JEER, SCOFFsynonym see RIDICULE, COPY- mock·er noun- mock·ing·ly /'mä-ki[ng]-lE, 'mo-/ adverb ======="Outrage is a virtue" John McCain======='This is a 'Christian Nation'--really?depends on your 'definition' --doesn't it?I'm basically 'outraged' with hypocrisy-Main Entry: hy·poc·ri·sy Pronunciation: hi-'pä-kr&-sE also hI-Function: nounInflected Form(s): plural -siesEtymology: Middle English ypocrisie, from Old French, from Late Latin hypocrisis, from Greek hypokrisis act of playing a part on the stage, hypocrisy, from hypokrinesthai to answer, act on the stage, from hypo- + krinein to decide -- more at CERTAIN1 : a feigning to be what one is not or to believe what one does not; especially : the false assumption of an appearance of virtue or religion2 : an act or instance of hypocrisy yet it's 'curious' Zee, that you would choose 'mocking' rather than 1satireOne entry found for satire.Main Entry: sat·ire Pronunciation: 'sa-"tIrFunction: nounEtymology: Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin satura, satira, perhaps from (lanx) satura dish of mixed ingredients, from feminine of satur well-fed; akin to Latin satis enough -- more at SAD1 : a literary work holding up human vices and follies to ridicule or scorn2 : trenchant wit, irony, or sarcasm used to expose and discredit vice or follysynonym see WIT Main Entry: sa·tir·ic Pronunciation: s&-'tir-ikVariant(s): or sa·tir·i·cal /-i-k&l/Function: adjective1 : of, relating to, or constituting satire <satiric writers>2 : manifesting or given to satiresynonym see SARCASTIC- sa·tir·i·cal·ly /-i-k(&-)lE/ adverb =====maybe it's simply joking?or more serious-Foolingand perhaps this also is 'un-Christian'...in your eyesPersonally i feel these 'tools' cut to the bone -and expose the the rottennessso it hurts-gotta laugh to keep from crying
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