An Agnostic ponders religion.

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    An answer, which is nonsense on a high level of nonsense an has nothing to do with "honestly". An Agnostic knows he not knows whether god is existing or not existing. But an agnostics for example also knows that he don't know whether the reality all around us is existing or not existing too. Nevertheless a broken leg for example is a very real thing. In case of the belief in god an agnostics has a lot of possibilities to answer: "I believe in god" for example or "I do not believe in god", "I don't know, what to believe" or "I don't know what's real and wether a deeper spiritual context is existing" are possible answers. Or "Sometimes I believe in god and sometimes not" is an answer. Or "I believe in god when I take a look at his creation, but when I see what human beings are doing with his creation then I don't believe in god anymore" and so on and so on.

    An adult is doing what the parents tell him to do although on reason it is good to do so.

     
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    Where do you think do we get from the thread for weaving souls to flying carpets?

     
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    Who is "we"?
     
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    Spiritual entities. Alkuin for example - you know him under the name Merlin.

     
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    If God exists, he didn't write the Bible.
     
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    "If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God who gives to all men liberally and upraids not, and it shall be given unto him." James 1:5

    If you want to know God, you have to talk with him. You have to listen. You need to serve Him. And you serve him by serving your fellow man.

    You're right. Religion won't save you. It never did.

    Christ can.

    Www.comeuntochrist.org
     
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    Sharing the gospel has nothing to with force feeding anyone. It has to do with opening yourself up to share what is dear to you
     
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    Westboro Baptist dont share the gospel. They dont have it to begin with. They never share Christ or redemption or forgiveness.
     
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    Are they really betind human understanding though? Or do we put them outside our understanding by saying they are there?

    I believe God hss the power to reveal all things to men. And that He will as quickly as they are ready for it
     
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    I dont think its that simple
     

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