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  1. Historical evidence for the Jesus personality in the gospels

    by , October 3rd, 2017 at 02:09 PM (Freelight-express)
    Quote Originally Posted by freelight View Post
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    Greetings all,

    See lastest posts for recent musings, discussion and debate on various topics. While continuing the debate and research on the 'historical Jesus' and 'mythicist' views of the Christ-story, I am currently reading Raphael Lataster's book 'Jesus did not exist - a debate among atheists', with a foreward by Dr. Richard Carrier, which presents a so far excellent challenge if not glarring rebuttal to Bart Ehrman's latest book trying to prove the historicity
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  2. Magic Mushrooms.......

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    Quote Originally Posted by Angel4Truth View Post

    Christian Ministers to Use 'Magic Mushrooms' for 'Religious Experience' for Johns Hopkins Study


    In other words, his wild fantasy is leading people away from God and to a counterfeit.

    Would you ever allow yourself to be part of any experiment like this?
    I see a positive and informative direction in this study, which is sincere in its intentions, as it surely does have VALUE in discovering how these substances affect consciousness
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  3. Open Minds...................

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    Quote Originally Posted by Evil.Eye. View Post
    I see several aspects to your post that I deeply appreciate. You distinguished repentance as changing of ones mind, thus offloading the artificial religiously imposed kind of salvation by works.
    Greetings EE,

    Mutual respects in universal truth, love, ethics and altruism, since no one in their right mind denies the precept of the Fatherhood of God and Brotherhood of Man,..that we are here to learn, grow, evolve, and serve one another in community for the higher good
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  4. Git bit by the Trinity Bug?..........

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bright Raven View Post
    Is the Trinity biblical?
    Is the Trinity taught in the Bible?
    The term 'biblical' wouldnt necessarily give any doctrine or concept any validity since there can be manmade beliefs or dogmas preconceived to which scriptures are employed to support them, so these are prefigured and 'interpreted' to prove or support such doctrines. Anyone can claim something is 'biblical', but such may be arbitrary, inconsequential.

    The Trinity is a relational concept, assumption,
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  5. Agape

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    Love reconciles all, in its essential, universal and fundamental reality, which has within it the divine law and principle of its own inherent integrity, indivisibility. Love's wholeness is perfect, complete, INFINITE.


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