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« on: June 26, 2012, 12:00:37 am »
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« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2012, 12:14:40 am »
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I feel this is BRTD related.
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« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2012, 12:18:17 am »
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I feel this is BRTD related.

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« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2012, 12:46:57 am »
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.
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« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2012, 12:52:44 am »
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.

It seems rather blasphemous, but of course this practice is not specifically condemned by the scripture.
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« Reply #5 on: June 26, 2012, 12:54:39 am »
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.

It seems rather blasphemous, but of course this practice is not specifically condemned by the scripture.

There are situations in which it wouldn't be blasphemous, like if it was some sort of brony church (or, more seriously, some sort of weird mass of thanksgiving in an equestrian civilization).
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« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2012, 12:57:28 am »
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.

It seems rather blasphemous, but of course this practice is not specifically condemned by the scripture.

There are situations in which it wouldn't be blasphemous, like if it was some sort of brony church (or, more seriously, some sort of weird mass of thanksgiving in an equestrian civilization).

It seems vaguely idolatrous, if nothing else. 
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« Reply #7 on: June 26, 2012, 01:00:46 am »
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.

It seems rather blasphemous, but of course this practice is not specifically condemned by the scripture.

There are situations in which it wouldn't be blasphemous, like if it was some sort of brony church (or, more seriously, some sort of weird mass of thanksgiving in an equestrian civilization).

It seems vaguely idolatrous, if nothing else. 

Come to think of it, you may have a point.
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« Reply #8 on: June 26, 2012, 01:19:04 am »
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This might be the world's stupidest poll...
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« Reply #9 on: June 26, 2012, 04:36:07 am »
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LOL, you fooled me. I was sure this was a BRTD poll.
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« Reply #10 on: June 26, 2012, 04:43:23 am »
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It's hard to imagine a pony costume that leaves the head uncovered. Therefore the answer is yes. This however applies only to men.

"Any man who prays or prophesies with his head covered dishonors his head, but any woman who prays or prophesies with her head unveiled dishonors her head -- it is the same as if her head were shaven. ... For a man ought not to cover his head, since he is the image and glory of God; but woman is the glory of man" (1 Cor. 11:4-5, 7).
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« Reply #11 on: June 26, 2012, 05:17:49 am »
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No, but sticking a feather in your cap and calling it macaroni most certainly is.
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« Reply #12 on: June 26, 2012, 08:50:11 am »
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There's nothing specifically in Scripture that prohibits worshipping as a pony, so it's not against Christian teachings specifically (the answer is no); if the question was whether it's screwed up, then the answer would be yes.
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« Reply #13 on: June 26, 2012, 09:48:55 am »
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No. But there's no way in hell I'd ever do it, or dress as a pony for any reason. Pony T-shirts are OK.
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I don't know, I think the beat-back that happened in the wake of the Inks-Deluge debacle (and the descent of Leip to address it) means that the Mods don't have the standing right now to pull off a ban of a big-name poster.  this place would absolutely erupt, at least for opebo.  jmf maybe a bit less so, but still an outcry.  doesn't mean it could not happen at a future point.
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« Reply #14 on: June 26, 2012, 11:47:01 am »
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No. But there's no way in hell I'd ever do it, or dress as a pony for any reason. Pony T-shirts are OK.

So that wasn't you in the chat?  Oops..
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« Reply #15 on: June 26, 2012, 01:15:27 pm »
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Depends.  Males need to dress as colts and females as fillies.
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« Reply #16 on: June 26, 2012, 09:32:32 pm »
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No. But there's no way in hell I'd ever do it, or dress as a pony for any reason. Pony T-shirts are OK.

So that wasn't you in the chat?  Oops..

Haha what?! Don't you people check IPs? LOL....

For the record dressing up as characters from any media is one of the things I find ridiculous and would be quite ashamed to be one of the people wearing a costume to the new Batman movie on opening night or anything like that. Same for ridiculously dressed people in sports stands (Swedish Cheese's signature being a perfect example) I'm very plain when it comes to fashion. Dressing ridiculously like that in the opposite direction I dislike as much as dressing formally.
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I don't know, I think the beat-back that happened in the wake of the Inks-Deluge debacle (and the descent of Leip to address it) means that the Mods don't have the standing right now to pull off a ban of a big-name poster.  this place would absolutely erupt, at least for opebo.  jmf maybe a bit less so, but still an outcry.  doesn't mean it could not happen at a future point.
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« Reply #17 on: June 26, 2012, 10:31:08 pm »
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Ask the Christian Brony club.
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« Reply #18 on: June 27, 2012, 03:55:13 am »
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.

I would like to re-gear this topic toward discussing reasons why most Christians might want to, because that sounds hilarious.
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« Reply #20 on: June 27, 2012, 05:04:56 am »
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No, but it'd look very strange.
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« Reply #21 on: June 27, 2012, 09:10:58 am »
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There's no reason why it would be, but there's also no reason why most Christians would want to.

I would like to re-gear this topic toward discussing reasons why most Christians might want to, because that sounds hilarious.

I suppose there might be people in these groups that'd do that:

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Christian-Bronies-and-Pegasisters
http://ponysquare.com/christian-bronies-pegasisters
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I don't know, I think the beat-back that happened in the wake of the Inks-Deluge debacle (and the descent of Leip to address it) means that the Mods don't have the standing right now to pull off a ban of a big-name poster.  this place would absolutely erupt, at least for opebo.  jmf maybe a bit less so, but still an outcry.  doesn't mean it could not happen at a future point.
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« Reply #22 on: June 27, 2012, 10:16:56 am »
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« Reply #23 on: June 27, 2012, 02:01:30 pm »
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« Reply #24 on: June 27, 2012, 02:48:31 pm »
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