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Comment by Gaytor on April 30, 2010 at 4:19pm
I think that I had this one as a kid. It failed even with the cool cartoons.

Comment by Mario Rodgers on April 30, 2010 at 9:47pm
Sooo. . . .do we tell the kids about those who are happy for dashing their heads against the rocks? Or how about how they're committing a crime just for being born?

Wow. This is kinda like that Precious Moments Small Hands version of the Bible. I actually like the Precious Moments figurines, but seeing the Bible just made me cringe.
Comment by James on April 30, 2010 at 10:48pm
I seem to remember having something like this as a child as well. However it didn't stick, obviously. I was always a big fan of Dr. Suess. :)
Comment by girlatheist on May 1, 2010 at 6:09am
Gaytor; I had the same book. I remember the pictures.
Comment by Shanika on May 3, 2010 at 11:57pm
This guy is too funny,
The Baby Bible Experience:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9-kGufIVcY
Comment by M on May 13, 2010 at 1:11pm
Gotta recruit early on when they're impressionable...
Comment by Cynical Soldier on May 13, 2010 at 1:50pm
I had to read something like this growing up. For Jehovah's Witness kids it was called "My Book of Bible Stories," it's been the standard for years. I remember getting bored in the "meetings" (JW church) when I was small and looking at the pictures. Some of them I liked because they were bright and colorful. I also remember that there were many I hated. There women/children/babies drowning the Flood, numerous killings and talks of the apocalypse. Lots of blood too, which all made me uneasy. It was the first book I denounced on my way out of that cult and onwards to the path of atheism. There's a certain level of irony present with being raised on that book; for example my parents got uneasy with me playing violent video games and watching violent cartoons. Imagine, I was observing violence before I could full grasp what it was.

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