Originally Posted by Crooked
So the Bible is filled with numerous accounts of God being the king of assholes. Why would anyone want to willingly worship him, except out of fear? Who is this "good, perfect, loving" God everyone speaks of?
Right out of the mouth of every single apologetic I've ever heard.
I was always confused with the term "God-fearing". Should that be a virtue? Or is fearing an omnipotent, omniscient deity something that should be taken for granted, seeing as how he can (and will) strike down an entire civilization by calling up one of his dirty workers from hell?