A specific, often oversimplified category.
It’s an easy way to catagorize people, but it is rarely fair and accurate.
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No one from [name of place] is any good.
And Nathanael said to him, "Can any good thing come out of Nazareth?"
John 1:46
Jesus grew up in Nazareth in the care of Joseph and Mary.
Many of the Apostles were Galileans.
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Everyone who is a [occupation] is bad.
The Pharisee stood and was praying thus to himself, “God, I thank Thee that I am not like other people: ... even like this tax-gatherer.”
Luke 18:11
Matthew was a tax gatherer.
Zaccheus was a chief tax-gatherer.
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All people of [race] are like that.
The Jews answered and said to Him [Jesus], "Do we not say rightly that You are a Samaritan and have a demon.?”
John 8:48
It was the Samaritan that was a true neighbor.
Of the ten lepers who were healed, only the Samaritan thanked Jesus.