Let’s dig into the details
Check out the viral conversation
Let’s see how Netizens reacted:
An interesting perspective from the Redditor
Check out this Redditor’s version of the “actual” parable
Protect the Northern Cod population at all costs
“Teach a man to fish and he’ll eat for a lifetime yes, but how is he supposed to learn to fish on an empty stomach?”
“All I learned in sunday school is that they really will let any volunteer teach it and they sure don’t have lesson plan.”
According to this Redditor; why teach a man to fish when Jesus was all about sharing fish?
“I've met very few religious people that have actually read the Bible.”
“You know what is in the Bible? That day Jesus took a few loaves and fishes and fed a multitude.”
“Just fish till you get a perfect LV4* Shiny Lucky Magikarp... then keep fishing forever to evolve.”
There’s a moral lesson here for everyone
“I mean maybe that lesson isn’t from the Bible, I don’t know I’m not a church guy, but it’s still a valid saying.”
According to this Redditor, the origin of the quote is widely linked to the Chinese and not even the Bible
This goes to show people don’t always know what they’re talking about. Fact-checking is crucial before sharing information online.
Sure, It’s easy to get caught up in the moment and share something that sounds good without verifying its authenticity.
However, if you don’t want to get dragged on the ruthless streets of the internet like our dear friend here, always verify.
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