We're pretty sure Abraham "shook hands" (or the cultural equivalent) with the Pharaoh of his day. In fact, I even believe ETB, as Secretary of Agriculture, shook hands with Khrushchev while showing him the bounty that was possible (on mid-Western farms) under the democratic system of agriculture.
"John W. Redelfs" wrote: > After careful consideration, Paul Osborne wrote: > >Nope. And neither was the President of the United States. Prophets don't > >shake hands with murderers. Let that be a SIGN to you. > > This is not any doctrine I've ever heard. Did King Ahaz ever shake the > hand of Elijah? I'll bet he did. Did Joseph ever shake the hand of > Pharoah? Was Pharoah a murderer. You tell me, Paul. You are the list > Egyptologist. Isaiah was a trusted adviser to his king during a time when > the Jews were corrupt. Didn't he shake hands with the king he was advising? > > I think you are wrong about this. If you are right, it is new doctrine to > me. I'd need to see some sources. > > John W. Redelfs [EMAIL PROTECTED] > =========================================== > "It may be, for instance, that nothing except the power of > faith and the authority of the priesthood can save > individuals and congregations from the atomic holocausts > that surely shall be." --Bruce R. McConkie > =========================================== > All my opinions are tentative pending further data. --JWR > > ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// > /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// > /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// > ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// > -- Marc A. Schindler Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada -- Gateway to the Boreal Parkland "The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark." --Michelangelo Buonarroti Note: This communication represents the informal personal views of the author solely; its contents do not necessarily reflect those of the authorís employer, nor those of any organization with which the author may be associated. ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// ==^^=============================================================== This email was sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org EASY UNSUBSCRIBE click here: http://topica.com/u/?aaP9AU.bWix1n Or send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] T O P I C A -- Register now to manage your mail! http://www.topica.com/partner/tag02/register ==^^===============================================================