What is our purpose in life?

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  1. koshergrl
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    Easy for you to say.
     
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    I believe we are here to learn & ascend - that is the purpose of this manifestation.

    I believe we chose to come here (sorta in a reincarnation type of way), and that our souls are multifaceted & multidimensional, and that this physical manifestation is only one aspect of our total being. I think this explains to a degree what "intuition" is, and why things at times seem like they're so in synch with one another (ever experience that?).

    I believe in a 'heaven'/'hell' per-se, but not in the Christian fashion. If you let your mind fall victim to negativity, hate, greed, etc, you will descend into lower dimensions with like minded individuals and create your own personal hell.

    But if you embrace peace, kindness, oneness, and love you will let your mind ascend upwards into higher and higher dimensions with the top being a sort of 'heaven' I suppose.

    Lol, that's enough I suppose...
     
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    your tribulations are not without notice ... unfortunately.
     
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    I do not understand. How can they not be exclusive if one comes from muck and the other through a Creator. What do you mean by "revisionist Genesis that already gives the purpose for the Spirit, etc." Can you break down your sentences to be a little more concise?
     
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    The tribulations appear to be your own, breezy. Good luck in your future attempts to communicate with humans.
     
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    Maybe no one has been able to do it because no one has the knowledge of a god. Remember that some civilizations thought the Spanish were gods because they rode horses.
     
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    I think God's purpose is our purpose:

    John 10:10 The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.
     
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    If God existed, He'd have created the Bible.
     
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    The bible is man made. God is real.
     
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    If God is real, He would reveal Himself and present a purpose. The Bible is the only "religious " book that makes everyone in it seem stupid. I really doubt that human authors wish to appear ignorant and inept.... I mean were Adam and Eve smart? Didn't Noah get raped? Joseph could keep his mouth shut about himself. Moses kept saying how bad he was at public speaking. King Saul never followed the simplest of directions, King Davis took another man's wife and then arranged his death, King Solomon being the wisest married a lot of pagan women (is that wise?)...
    The Egyptian Pharaohs were all gods, The Greeks were talented know-it-alls, and the Romans were all powerful. So much for pagan beliefs.
     

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