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Author Topic:   Where are all the gods?
jar
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Message 121 of 122 (874181)
03-26-2020 11:42 AM
Reply to: Message 120 by Phat
03-26-2020 10:54 AM


Re: Gods Existence Is Crucial To My State Of Mind
Phat writes:

Phat, having experienced several episodes that would confirm his longstanding belief that God is living and active outside of the book and that he discovered this revelation personally and not corporately, though the church also preaches such things.

So how did you determine that it was actually God that you experienced? What tests were used?


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Message 122 of 122 (874212)
03-26-2020 5:26 PM
Reply to: Message 120 by Phat
03-26-2020 10:54 AM


Re: Gods Existence Is Crucial To My State Of Mind
Phat writes:

Its because you limit Him and what He does to the character in the book.


No, it' s YOU who insists that God's way is the only way. It's YOU who insists that I can't choose to just be left alone.

Phat writes:

Phat, having experienced several episodes that would confirm his longstanding belief that God is living and active outside of the book and that he discovered this revelation personally and not corporately, though the church also preaches such things.


I have had experiences too. I could use them to confirm my beliefs or I can be honest and use them to question my beliefs. I think honesty is better than confirmation bias.

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