by Skip Moen, D. Phil.
Read above (click on the Skip link) then read below… Remember context…
Social media… How often do we see folks attack other folks, and we say “that’s horrible”. Come on, you have thought it.
Ok, so now you see a post about some injustice and “like” or “share” it, never taking anytime at all to validate/verify the information, or even the source. Later you find the story to be false. Ok, now the challenge begins, how guilty are you of murder? Oh, and if you didn’t read the article then this won’t make sense.
Maybe a question of why gossip might be such a topic in the early church. Maybe you thought we are better off now, understand more. Might want to rethink that position…