Did Jesus do it?
You just don't get it.
The person playing "the Devil's Advocate" is not "taking on a lie." What does that even mean?
All someone does in "the Devil's Advocate" is to take a forsenic approach to an argument by forcing the proponent to test and try and confirm the truth that the proponent is arguing. "The Devil's Advocate" is not promoting a lie.
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–adjective 1. pertaining to, connected with, or used in courts of law or public discussion and debate. 2. adapted or suited to argumentation; rhetorical.
–noun 3. forensics, (used with a singular or plural verb) the art or study of argumentation and formal debate.
Then you should understand that taking the contrarian or "devil's advocate" position doesn't mean that you believe the argument you are making, but that you are forcing the proponent to consider and prove his/her assumptions.
For what mortal has ever heard the voice of the living God speaking out of fire, as we have, and survived? ~ Deuteronomy 5:26
If you're not prepared to risk your very life for your "enemy" you have no right to speak to him of love. ~ Daughter
Many say they are called... but I am pretty convinced that with many of them it was the wrong number. ~ Project Peter
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