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Is it a sin to work as a comedian?

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James 4:9
Be afflicted, and mourn, and weep: let your laughter be turned to mourning, and your joy to heaviness.
 

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Ecclesiastes 7:2
It is better to go to the house of mourning, than to go to the house of feasting: for that is the end of all men; and the living will lay it to his heart. Sorrow is better than laughter: for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better.
 

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I find that a lot of Christian or, at least, "clean comics" tend to be quite self-deprecating.
Do you think that is a good or a bad thing?
 

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James 4:9
Be afflicted, and mourn, and weep: let your laughter be turned to mourning, and your joy to heaviness.
Luke 6:21b "...Blessed are you who weep now, for you will laugh."

Ecclesiastes 7:2
It is better to go to the house of mourning, than to go to the house of feasting: for that is the end of all men; and the living will lay it to his heart. Sorrow is better than laughter: for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better.
Ecc 3:1-4 "There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to tear down and a time to build, a time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance,"
 

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Do you think that is a good or a bad thing?
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It produces laughs, so, in my opinion, it's a good thing. "Dry Bar Comedy" is a good YT channel with clean comedy, even from comics that usually don't have that style.
 

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If you can make people laugh with you, than it can neutralize the blunt of laughing at someones misfortunes.

Joyous laughter does exist. Unfortunately it isn't as prevalent.
 
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