I know God is not a senile old uncle in the New Testament,
but he is less–well, reactionary about certain things. Comedian Lewis Black
wonders if having a son mellowed God out a bit. You might not like the joke but
you can get the point.
The Marcionite tone in the post and comments is rather unsurprising at this point. There is a tendency by the readers (as Liberalism has always done) to find the aspects of Jesus that they like, and cut out the parts of God's revelation that disagree with their idol...