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From page A5 | December 13, 2013 | 6 Comments

EDITOR:

Dear Mr. Courtemanche,

Regarding your letter to the editor on Sept. 11 decrying Ms. Mumau’s letter of Sept. 2, which regarded the lesbian wedding announcement published in the Mountain Democrat, your letter is demonstrative of the greater problem with differing opinions. You called her letter “intentionally hurtful.” I thought Ms. Mumau’s letter seemed to be from heartfelt concern and from her deep-seated Christian convictions and not at all damning.

You continued by calling her “clueless.” You do not consider that there is any enlightened opinion but yours that has the right to be published.

Just possibly there is a God. Just possibly He does condemn homosexuality. Just possibly you are the clueless one.

I would like to commend Ms. Mumau for stating her opinion in a perfectly appropriate venue and thank the Democrat for publishing it since both had to know that name calling, accusations and perhaps worse would follow, as do l.

EILEEN DEAN
Placerville

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  • cookie65December 13, 2013 - 6:06 am

    Is there some passage that I am not aware of where God forfeits His authority to you? I only ask because of the use of the word "condemn". This is where Christianity takes a hard left turn into the disgusting realm of religion. The lie of religion, the lie of leftism are both recorded in Gen. 3:5. This is where the woman was deceived into believing she would know the thinking of God. Quit throwing your religion at people under the name of Christianity. You only cause people to reject the Truth.

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  • James E.December 13, 2013 - 9:41 am

    Just possibly God does condemn homosexuality? Just possibly God doesn't condemn homosexuality. How does anyone know what God does or doesn't condemn. I know that many politicians speak directly to God but I don't think it is so. If God did speak to them directly he would tell they to stop lying, stop taking money from those seeking favors, and stop their devious ways.

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  • rodDecember 13, 2013 - 12:39 pm

    All right JAMES!

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  • James E.December 13, 2013 - 9:42 am

    *** delete they, add them

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  • Phil_VeerkampDecember 13, 2013 - 1:21 pm

    Dear EILEEN DEAN, your interest is no doubt real. And by now the fact that LINK - Engagement: Amber Elise Cosgrove-Heather Anne Mason is a fake wedding announcement is probably irrelevant. You demonstrate how the internet continues to defy the laws of physics by having the ability to create "something" from "nothing". . . . How Divine!

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  • wedding plannerDecember 13, 2013 - 9:46 pm

    Dang it Phil see what you gone and done?

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