Of all the dumb things that Christians say, “I still pay my tithes” has to be right up there with the worst! You will usually hear this comeback from a Believer who has their fingers in their ears, as you are trying to tell them why they are no longer bound to this practice. They have been
brainwashed taught by their Pastors that they OWE God this unholy tithe (because it really doesn’t follow the practice of the tithe as written in the Book they use to push this doctrine – read more at https://blog.ufuomaee.org/christianity-on-tithes-and-giving), and they are afraid of being deceived into thinking they are FREE INDEED (John 8:36)!
It is so sad (and frustrating) to see such a knee-jerk response to any questioning of this illegal practice. They don’t want to think about it. They don’t want to consider it. They have been told, and they have gone to the highlighted supportive Scriptures, and their faith is sealed. Neither you nor an angel from Heaven can tell them that tithing is not for Christians!
Even if it isn’t for Christians, they will take their chances, because surely…there can’t be anything wrong with giving! And giving to God, through their…