Love is bigger than all of this tittle-tattle stuff

I have never been a fan of Original Sin.  Ever.

Seems to me there is built-in convenience.  Similar to a parent’s default fallback after being worn down by a child’s continual “Why?” … the universal “Because I say so!”

Original Sin serves a purpose.  But whose purpose?

So I punched in a google search: “where is original sin stated in the bible”

The answer is: It isn’t.

But in looking at the results I bumped into this article from the BBC (now archived and no longer updated).  The article is reasonably long and begins like this –

What is original sin?

Original sin is an Augustine Christian doctrine that says that everyone is born sinful. This means that they are born with a built-in urge to do bad things and to disobey God. It is an important doctrine within..[ ]

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