By sifilings Aug 06 2011 BeardsBehold the Mighty Beard, a Badge of Piety and Religious Belonging 1160 reads There are 3 Comments Amen JohnBrian - Sat, 08/06/2011 - 9:37am I have been showing my piety and spiritual intensity for many years. Quote: Of course, the beard is only a sign of righteousness. It is no guarantor... Or have I? Hmmmmm CanJAmerican - my blogCanJAmerican - my twitter whitejumaycan - my youtube People I thought about Jim - Sat, 08/06/2011 - 9:56am People I thought about J. Brian McKillop Jeff Straub Mike Riley Roy Beacham Jason Stamper (but he looks more Amish!) Ryan Martin http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Servetus ]Michael Servetus (not really!) # 7 above is why I don't have a beard ... you know "Abstain from all appearance of evil" 1 Thessalonians 5:22 (KJV) Twitter Jim's Doctrinal Statement Truth be told... Aaron Blumer - Sat, 08/06/2011 - 5:10pm Two reasons for the beard: 1) Grew it when I was taking on a management position (1996 or so) and I wanted to look older 2) I really, really hate shaving So, nothing very intellectual or spiritual going on in my case!