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Is Jesus a Socialist?

Now that all this talk has been going on about Socialism and Wealth Redistribution, I am wondering how this would all fit in with Jesus’ thoughts about the ‘Kingdom of God’.  There are three things that come to mind immediately, and I’m sure there’s more.

Wealth Redistribution and Socialism? Fair Tax?

McCain and Palin have been calling Obama’s tax plan as wealth re-distribution and both have even gone so far as to link it to socialism.  They commonly cite a small snippet from Obama’s talk with Joe the Plumber when he mentions the phrase “when you spread the wealth around it’s good for everyone.”