US church plans on burning Bible, other Christian books on Halloween!Byline: ANI
Melbourne, Oct 16 (ANI): A pastor in the US has revealed that his church is planning to burn Bibles and books by Christian authors on Halloween.
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3. Asheville TV station WLOS WLOS Woodley Light Operatic Society (Workingham, UK) , pastor Marc Grizzard said that the King James Version of the Bible is the only one his small western North Carolina Western North Carolina (often abbreviated as WNC) is the region of North Carolina which includes the Appalachian Mountains, thus it is often known geographically as the state's Mountain Region. church follows.
And that other versions, such as the Living Bible, are "satanic" and "perversions" of God's word.
Grizzard and the 14 members of the Amazing Grace "Amazing Grace" is a well-known Christian hymn. The words were written late in 1772 by Englishman John Newton. They first appeared in print in Newton's Olney Hymns, 1779 that he worked on with William Cowper. Baptist Church will also burn music and books by Christian authors, such as Mother Teresa, Billy Graham and Rick Warren on Halloween night.
The event also seeks to destroy "Satan's music" which includes every genre from country, rap and rock to "soft and easy" and "Southern Gospel" and "contemporary Christian".
New site The Raw Story reports the website for the church, which has since been suspended, says there are "scriptural bases" for the book burning.
"The Scriptures shall be interpreted according to their normal grammatical-historical meaning, and all issues of interpretation and meaning shall be determined by the preacher," the Courier Mail quoted Grizzard as explaining in the Parish doctrinal statement. (ANI)
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