Burn baby, burn! (don’t forget the marshmellows)

Hey, ya’ll come on down to North Carolina! We’s open-minded folks and just loves a good cookout…

A Baptist Church near Asheville, N.C., is hosting a “Halloween book burning” to purge the area of “Satan’s” works, which include all non-King James versions of the Bible, popular books by many religious authors and even country music.

The website for the Amazing Grace Baptist Church in Canton, N.C., says there are “scriptural bases” for the book burning. The site quotes Acts 19:18-20: “And many that believed, came and confessed and shewed their deeds. Many of them also which used curious arts, brought their books together, and burned them before all men: and they counted the price of them, and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver. So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.”

Church leaders deem Good News for Modern Man, the Evidence Bible, the New International Version Bible, the Green Bible and the Message Bible, as well as at least seven other versions of the Bible as “Satan’s Bibles,” according to the website. Attendees will also set fire to “Satan’s popular books” such as the work of “heretics” including the Pope, Mother Teresa, Billy Graham and Rick Warren.

“I believe the King James version is God’s preserved, inspired, inerrant and infallible word of God,” Pastor Marc Grizzard told a local news station of his 14-member parish


2 responses to “Burn baby, burn! (don’t forget the marshmellows)

  1. WOW! 14 whole members! Really burning the world up with that version of the truth ain’t he?If they are the sole proprietors of God’s truth then there should be plenty of roam about room in heaven huh?

  2. patrickandchristy

    Seems like this book burning is the divinely inspired idea of…..Satan himself.

    Billy Graham a heretic? Mother Theresa a heretic? Man, this dude definitely keeps good company with the spirits of confusion and arrogance/pride.

    And we wonder why the world is becoming more and more skeptical of christians.

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