Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis

Pearls Before Swine

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  1. Sherlock Watson

    Sherlock Watson said, about 2 years ago

    The only unbelievable thing in this strip is Rat feeling guilty.

  2. Kali39

    Kali39 said, about 2 years ago

    Wasn’t aware that Rat ever attended church. Casinos, yes, but never church…

  3. Nabuquduriuzhur

    Nabuquduriuzhur said, about 2 years ago

    Good one. LOL.

  4. F6F5Hellcat

    F6F5Hellcat said, about 2 years ago

    This seems a common joke. Seen it several times in sitcoms. Wonder how often it really happens.

  5. thebird55

    thebird55 said, about 2 years ago

    I know he’s condescending and controversial, but I like the late Pastor Arnold Murray’s philosophy on tithing. He said, “God doesn’t send out beggars.” They do not “pass the plate” in his congregation. And in his TV ministry, the only mention of donations is at the end of the program, when either he or the announcer quickly rattles off something like, “We are brought to you by your tithes and offerings. If we’ve helped you, won’t you help us keep coming to you?”

  6. GreyAcumen

    GreyAcumen said, about 2 years ago

    As a christian, I’m going to try to give this a positive spin: On one hand, Rat not going to church, and its discovered that he was stealing from church. On the other hand, he was stealing from church, made a point to remove himself from that temptation, and when pressed, honestly admitted to his crime.
    When you factor in what Rat is like normally… well, I’m putting this down as a win for the god team.

  7. Gaijinrabbit

    Gaijinrabbit said, about 2 years ago

    @Kali39

    He goes to the casinos after church.

  8. trekman58

    trekman58 said, about 2 years ago

    @GreyAcumen

    Very nice.

  9. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, about 2 years ago

    Rat’s reasoning is impeccable. Pastor-guy (Pastor Bob?) can’t refute Rat’s eloquent interpretation….

  10. RootsInDM

    RootsInDM said, about 2 years ago

    @dukedoug

    You really don’t pass up any opportunity to evangelize for YOUR team, do you?

  11. Reader

    Reader said, about 2 years ago

    @GreyAcumen

    Heck, all things work to His plan. :) Even Rat!

  12. CameronPB1988

    CameronPB1988 GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    well Rat’s on his way down below. like we didn’t see that coming

  13. Oggi

    Oggi said, about 2 years ago

    This seems true.

  14. CameronPB1988

    CameronPB1988 GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    @GreyAcumen

    also as a Christian, you should know you’re suppose to spell God with a capital G. he is the almighty being and ruler of earth

  15. dheine1971

    dheine1971 said, about 2 years ago

    It takes a church…

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