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Wisdom (Douay-Reims Bible)

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Wisdom: Intolerance

  1. "Inquisition shall be made into the thoughts of the ungodly ... to the chastising of his iniquities." 1:9

  2. Torture and kill whoever claims to be the son of God. (Jesus got what he deserved according to the book of Wisdom.) 2:19-20

  3. The children of adulterers shall not come to perfection, and the seed of the unlawful bed shall be rooted out." 3:16
  4. "Dreadful are the ends of a wicked race." 3:19
  5. "She delivered the just man [Lot]" and killed everyone else with fire and brimstone. (Genesis 19:24) 10:6
  6. Instead of a fountain of an ever running river, thou gavest human blood to the unjust. (Exodus 17:17-24) 11:7
  7. God tormented the wicked adversaries of the Israelites, whether present or absent. 11:9-12
  8. God sent bears, lions, and unknown fire-breathing beasts, sending out stinking smoke or shooting sparks from their eyes. 11:16-20
  9. God torments people who have foolish religious beliefs. 12:23
  10. "The idol that is made by hands, is cursed, as well it, as he that made it." 14:8
  11. "To God the wicked and his wickedness are hateful alike."
    God hates the sinner as much as the sin. 14:9