Re: Duty to God (was Atheist Scouts)
Doug Roach (djroach@IX.NETCOM.COM)
Tue, 4 Nov 1997 23:35:19 -0500
> Tom wrote:
> I don't think you can fulfill the Scout Oath and Law to the best of
> ability and be an atheist. Particularly Reverent but also Duty to God
> Duty to Self, not to mention Trustworthy & Courteous.
I told myself not to get involved in this thread but THIS one threw
me.What does being an atheist have to do with being trustworthy or
These guys are Boy Scouts, for crying out loud, not ogres. True, they
live in California and so may be a bit nuts, but there is NO reason to
believe that they have not been exemplary Scouts.
I wonder if the beneficiaries of their respective Eagle projects
questioned their holy worthiness before accepting their labors?
(Oh nuts, here it comes.....)
SA Troop 10 - South Florida Council - Miami (where EVERYBODY'S crazy!)
http://www.action-net.net/T10 (ya'll come visit)
"You should never stand in Love's way....
especially if Love is driving a bus."
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City