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SZ James (banned)    5,191

I would also be interested in how the % above lines up with other religions. I see that you conveniently left all others off.

High or low in comparison to other religions, what exactly would that prove?

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rodeo    14,032

You are not counting the significant amount that is spent on charity and support that us given to needy members. There were dozens of families in the church I attended that would have either starved or been forced to go on welfare without the generosity of the church.

I would also be interested in how the % above lines up with other religions. I see that you conveniently left all others off.

Methodist church gives 29%

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pstall    5,759

doesn't this thread illuminate the fact that we have been brainwashed? meaning that most here are all hung up on %'s as opposed to how EFFECTIVE the charity has spent the money.

lets say Rommney paid 50% to charity or even taxes. isn't it more important how THAT money is spent, instead of how it was taxed or earned?

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SuperMan    141

Ahem. You're talking to a bunch of liberals on here.

Exactly using logic is a useless endeavor when Liberals are involved.

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MadHatter    9,513

High or low in comparison to other religions, what exactly would that prove?

His point is that the Mormon Church should not be viewed as a charitable donation because if this statistic.

If they are in line with other churches, you can't call them on it. Unless the point being made is that no donations to any church should not be tax deductible.

If you want to make that leap, that us a huge impact to millions if taxpayers of all income levels.

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Davidson Deac II    4,350

doesn't this thread illuminate the fact that we have been brainwashed? meaning that most here are all hung up on %'s as opposed to how EFFECTIVE the charity has spent the money.

lets say Rommney paid 50% to charity or even taxes. isn't it more important how THAT money is spent, instead of how it was taxed or earned?

Regarding how the charity spends it, I don't really think its all that important. Its his money, and its up to him who he decides to voluntarily give it to. As long as they are not doing anything illegal or harmful with it, I don't care.

I am sure there are some who don't think the Mormon church should be a charity and some who think that no church should be a charity for tax purposes, but thats a completely different discussion.

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FurdTurgason    79

Where are you getting these %'s?

Years of statistical training. Door to door interviews with churches. Nights spent poring over the books of those churches. Deep Throat interviews with clergymen.

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MadHatter    9,513

Typical liberal and media reaction to romney's tax rate.

Hate Romney because he only paid 14%.......realize that he only paid 14% because he gave 25% of his earnings to charity....start bashing the charity that he gave to.

Pathetic.

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rodeo    14,032

Years of statistical training. Door to door interviews with churches. Nights spent poring over the books of those churches. Deep Throat interviews with clergymen.

I already linked in the thread where it's from. You guys are too lazy to do the work yourselves and are looking for a handout, no wonder you're Republicans.

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MadHatter    9,513

I already linked in the thread where it's from. You guys are too lazy to do the work yourselves and are looking for a handout, no wonder you're Republicans.

You linked an anti-mormon website as your prrof. Much like linking a conspiracy website to support your conspiracy.

I read through some of what was on that site....it was amazing how much was categorically wrong.

Typical.

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