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Originally posted by Titen-Sxull
reply to post by LoneGunMan
The No true Scotsman Fallacy, "Don't listen to that guy, he wasn't a real Christian"
You're barking up the wrong tree. I went to a Pentecostal church and even spoke in tongues.
The reason faith crumbles so easily is because it is a belief that isn't based on evidence, it is ignorance or indoctrination based.
56. Jesus said,
“Whoever has come
to understand the World
has found only a corpse,
and whoever has found a corpse
is superior to the World.”
Try reading just a few of the spiritual masters of the times.
Originally posted by MagickWithoutTears
I would say that if the god you have been brought up to belive in is to return, He should understand and forgive u for losing faith due to the circumstanses,
Id say still pray and hope but dont expect any miracles
51. His disciple said to Him (Jesus),
“When will the repose of the dead come about,
and when will the New World come?”
He said to them,
“What you look forward to
has already come,
but you do Not recognise it.”
Originally posted by metodex
what the hell is spiritauality anyways?
i live everyday free of prayers and god and all that bs.
i feel as happy as i can,and yet,i can get even happier.
i dont understand why people say that if you have no religion youre lost in this world.Maybe people dont NEED religion to feel guidance.My guidance is my own brain.Thats why you were born with a brain,to use it. Believe in your ghosts if you want,just stop telling people they will go to hell if they don't believe in anything,because you're not omnisapient, and neither is your god,as he can't even speak to you in a direct way.
My guidance is my own brain.Thats why you were born with a brain,to use it.
Originally posted by AidanK
I have almost stopped praying for anything. I no longer believe that anyone is listening. I have always been taught that God answers ALL prayers, even if we might not like the answer but I must say that why MUST the answer ALWAYS be NO??
I guess I'm about at my breaking point and floundering for help. Can anyone provide any advice here? Many thanks to you all.
If the OP has lost faith in religion why would you even think about trying to make sure the OP loses faith in God
does not mean you should spoil this persons chance in this lifetime to finally become close with God.
Originally posted by Greensage
It may be time to let the TV go unnoticed and begin to look around for the smallest miracles in your World. The change in the air as the Season's pass, the smells in the air after a light autumn rain, the celebration of Life that is so abundant to us all if we seek it. It is still there, hidden away but not invisible, and you only need to whisper the name of Our Lord and he will hear you! Then you find the real Church within!
Originally posted by Cobra.EXE
reply to post by AidanK
aidenK we need to remember the devil, has his way of tricking us into believing there is no god and that there is no hope.
like positive and negative, god and the devil must exist in synchronicity. to me, god has his ways of letting the darkest natures test us into believing there is nobody listening and that nobody cares...
when in fact, if god didnt exist, and the devil did. we would all be speaking german.