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Do you think as a follower of Christ that tattoos shouldn't be allowed?

Do you think Christians with tattoos aren't "really" Christians?

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Asked by mz_erica03 at 2:31 PM on Nov. 2, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • God looks at the HEART!

    Answer by mom2twobabes at 2:32 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • What does a tattoo have to do with being a Christian?????

    Answer by older at 2:33 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • i don't think God or Christ cares about that..a tattoo won't make or break your salvation.

    Answer by dullscissors at 2:34 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • I do not believe that at all. I believe in God and Jesus Christ, I pray, read the Bible, and have 4 tattoos (so far).

    Answer by Sharell8710 at 2:35 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • well if the art is for the one that is getting then i think they should be able to come to church

    Answer by dorispierce at 2:36 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • Huh? How could a tattoo be in any way related to whether or not one is a Christian? It's your immortal soul that is important for your relationship with Christ, not the external 5 mm of your physical body.


    Answer by Dr.Donna at 2:38 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • My best friend and I went and got pin-up models as a best friend thing. I carefully picked mine out because I didn't want her too raunchy. I was frowned upon on and scolded for getting it at my mom's old church.

    Comment by mz_erica03 (original poster) at 2:40 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I am the LORD.
    Leviticus 19:28

    This is the verse that makes tattoos questionable to my does not...but some have arguments to support the thought.

    Answer by mom2twobabes at 2:46 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

  • i think that it is not Christ who frowns upon it but the people of the churches.... its people who are so judgemental not the Lord... i have tattoos and i am not that religious for my own reasons but my sisters are and they go to church one of them has tattoos... and they dont complain i think that it is the church... maybe one day such hard judgement will go away and we all wont have to worry about not going to Heaven because of what we look like

    Answer by jaksonsmommy at 2:48 PM on Nov. 2, 2010


    Here is a really good explanation about this issue!

    Answer by mom2twobabes at 2:50 PM on Nov. 2, 2010

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