Originally Posted by M@RS
The answer to your question yes God is the same in both the old and new testament, why?
Pascal still became a christian...
Hope you're circumcised and that you don't eat meat with blood still in it.
(Admittedly, this wasn't quite
what I had intended. I was going to list examples of particularly violent acts committed by God on humanity like the Flood and Sodom and Gomorrah, but your qualifier that he hasn't hurt his followers
puts a damper on such accusations. Nothing comes to mind, anyway.)
Pascal's own belief is irrelevant: I was simply attaching an established scenario to your reasoning.