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Author Topic:   Black Holes Proof of Literal Hell?
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Message 59 of 78 (613789)
04-27-2011 11:28 AM
Reply to: Message 58 by cavediver
04-27-2011 3:39 AM


cavediver writes:

... and you can quite happily float your way down towards the singularity for some time before any danger of being shredded.


I guess the obvious question is, "Can you happily float back out again?"

'Cause if you can, it probably isn't a literal Hell.

Edited by ringo, : Speling.


If you have nothing to say, you could have done so much more concisely. -- Dr Adequate

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ringo
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Message 66 of 78 (707687)
09-30-2013 12:26 PM
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09-29-2013 10:50 PM


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salted writes:

In "his" all powerful outflow from within "his" literal, "hole,"( read well), would be the "imput" of "his" end. A continuation of all powerful love.


Interesting play on the words "well" and "hole". God is a fountain of love, a spring of living water, etc.

However, as I understand it a black hole is more of a gravitational sink than a source. If you want to suggest that hell represents black holes, a better analogy would be going down the plug-hole. Unfortunately, the Bible doesn't use that imagery.


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Message 69 of 78 (707818)
10-01-2013 11:40 AM
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09-30-2013 9:01 PM


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salted writes:

Just for interest sake, life is energy and energy can be transformed, so were is the hole in my reasoning?


For a start, the premise that "life is energy" is faulty. The premise that God exists is also faulty, so any reasoning derived from it is inherently holey.

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Message 71 of 78 (707855)
10-01-2013 2:22 PM
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10-01-2013 2:00 PM


Re: newbie to site and thread
Punny.

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