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I Am a Catholic School Reject

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    Never Goes Away... - I went to a Catholic school for eight years before I basically told my mother that I was most definitely going to a normal public school the next year, with or...
    LiquidNight LiquidNight 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2, 2008

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    In the Name of the Father... - Go ahead and send you kiddies to a Catholic school... hehe Maybe you'll soon have your very own MSP! LMAO   I'm sure it's gotten better but...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 22, 2007

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    I Was Abused - I went to one back in the sixth and seventh grade before I was expelled (it wasn't for bad grades). I had to deal with abuse at home with my old stepfather and there...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M Apr 29, 2012

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    Scary Nuns - The nuns HATED us kids. Luckily they didn't teach us and just lived in the convent there but I found them terrifying, they wouldn't speak to us, just glare at us like...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2007

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    I Escaped - I escaped after 17 long years of catholic upbringing.  I had to because I was who I am and didn't want to go through the feelings of rejection and guilt that I had...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 11, 2008

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    I was a Catholic school girl, when I went to primary school it was rare for the local school not to be catholic, luckily my secondary school had no religious affiliation so there...
    nemo69dory nemo69dory 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Best education ever! All girld catholic school pre-school to highschool. Catholic university BA and MA! 😊
    carlyistortious carlyistortious 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    Still go there, but I'm not catholic
    EmoGirl286 EmoGirl286 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    I am an adult who was molested by a priest. Can, or even, should I reconcile with the church that I loved and had utter faith in as a child, when that very faith and trust left...
    usedchild usedchild 56-60, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am catholic but don't practice right now . I went to 16 years of catholic school which doesn't include kindergarten. I believe in God and hope to get back to Mass one day.
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    What is Sola scriptura? Answer: The phrase sola scriptura is from the Latin: sola having the idea of “alone,” “ground,” “base,” and the word scriptura meaning...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M Mar 17

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    All Men Saved ? ~ Predestination is the doctrine that God alone is the One who chooses who is saved, that He ordains the means, the time, and the circumstances of salvation and...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M Apr 8

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 6

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    A funny story. When I was in the third and fourth grade, I would walk from my public school to our church once a week for "religious instruction." We would sit by grade, each...
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone 61-65, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I hope it is not against EP rules to post a story in two different groups. The other group ("I Love Catholic Apologetics") has almost no one in it, and I thought people here might...
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone 61-65, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I was molested by a priest when I was a child. When I decided to finally face-up to my abuse and re-explore my spirituality, I first searched the web. I wanted to find out about my...
    usedchild usedchild 56-60, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Hello Everyone! This is my story of when I was bullied in public school. If you're a victim of bullying, stay strong. I started getting bullied in my first year of public...
    Maria16 Maria16 16-17 Mar 18

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    MY FIRST SPANKING EXPERIENCE . My strict Catholic upbringing was reinforced manifold at school . In Grade 6 , aged 11 , a number of other boys and I were brought before our primary...
    RandomBloke01 RandomBloke01 41-45, M Mar 25

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    Humanae Motus Therefore We base Our words on the first principles of a human and Christian doctrine of transport when We are obliged once more to declare that the direct...
    MarkFree MarkFree 51-55, M Mar 24

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    I am a traditional Catholic wife and mom. I was born into a Catholic family and all family members including my parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, nephews, and nieces. I do not...
    birthdaypartyforme birthdaypartyforme 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Years ago, my wife and I were invited to a Bible Study which obviously had an agenda: the rest of the group were a team who were trying to convince the two of us to leave the...
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone 61-65, M Apr 8

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    So recently I have been wetting the bed again. Which is really embarassing and unpleasant. I haven't wet my bed since I was 6 and I haven't wet my pants during the day for even...
    Jonaayy Jonaayy 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I wish I could go all day through school without talking. That would be nice.
    heyguysss heyguysss 13-15, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I'm at school and we have free time.
    Nyamal Nyamal 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    I'm not just afraid of a guy rejecting me, although I am. I am also afraid of my friends and family rejecting me and I feel like they already are. I am always afraid to arrange...
    unfaiir unfaiir 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Just was told that since I'm Catholic that not Christian nor do I believe in the Holy Spirit.... Funny thing was this was told to me by a self proclaimed Christian
    funphd funphd 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    I am a Catholic wife and mom with traditional values in contraception and have a huge family from it. I am not on any birth control and my husband never uses a condom or pulls out...
    birthdaypartyforme birthdaypartyforme 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    It is absolutely beyond my comprehension how anyone, and especially a person claiming to be a Christian, can continue to be a member of the catholic church. Every single penny that...
    Unit97 Unit97 46-50, F Apr 6

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    I'm Catholic and I go to Mass a lot and twice I happened to faint during it. There were several other times I was about to faint but I sat down in time.
    darkanddesolate darkanddesolate 16-17, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    God Performed Reformation After Cutting Catholicism Off
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    Hey, I'm new on EP. I thought I wanted to share an experience that many people have had. I was rejected. I wasn't good enough for him and yet 2 weeks later he starts flirting with...
    lee521 lee521 13-15, F Mar 23

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    Waaahhh... It is really so difficult for me when i get rejected. Help. How should i deal with rejection?
    artiscool artiscool 26-30, M 4 Responses Mar 28

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    I'm so afraid of rejection that I won't talk to someone I like in case I'm rejected..
    MixedLesbian MixedLesbian 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    Not concerning love but I got rejected for the apartment I wanted really bad only $495 a month all inclusive. They had a clubhouse, computer room, and the property was overall...
    blackxrosexyuuki blackxrosexyuuki 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I have been hurt before. I have lived alone most of my life, and I am quite weird. Including demons that sometimes come out more than they should. But now I am at this point. I...
    i3ear i3ear 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    Not really afraid of it any longer....I don't put myself in situations to be rejected. It has happened so many times in the past year that I can't take it any more. My soul has...
    sassyg1rl sassyg1rl 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Not sure why I keep rejecting him when part of me really likes him... It's a strange feeling.
    mrvitous26 mrvitous26 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Lol. Afraid isn't even the word. I'm terrified of rejection. I'm terrified of not being accepted for who I am or what I look like .... I'm just absolutely terrified. & because...
    addictedtoashx3 addictedtoashx3 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    It all started four years ago when this guy sat across the table from me and offered me some hummus, we hit it off right then and there. We had a good friendship, he always told me...
    marionhan marionhan 22-25, F Mar 27

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    I'm afraid to start conversations because I think I might just be rejected. I have experienced it. :( But I have confidence when talking to people whom I get comfortable with.
    Quincyy Quincyy 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 28

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    Rejection can turn ur life around to the worst. This is worsest thing which can happen to you, if you really loved a person with all your heart.
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    I struggle with being rejected by someone I really like or care about. Time to grow some brass balls!!!
    bluebutterfly13 bluebutterfly13 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    Help.. Im feeling really sad these few days.. I got rejected.. I thought he loved me back after all the things he had done... I went to confront him about all the mess and...
    Jaqque23 Jaqque23 18-21, F Apr 3

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    This is only the most recent in a long line of rejections. Being a transgender person in the American South certainly isn't easy, but the most painful moments are those that are...
    SisterCyanide SisterCyanide 26-30, T 2 Responses Apr 4

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    It happens every day. My wife does not want me she doesn't want intimacy. She just looks at me and says no matter how much I give you it's never enough. I'm tired of being...
    october004 october004 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    It saddens me so muh to see so many peole on here who have been rejected by church. I worked for my church and they restructered my position so my junior got my job. I have...
    sassychristian sassychristian 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I refuse to get too close to someone because there is always the chance they will let me down or reject me. I make it so that if they were to disappear from my life, the damage...
    redmidget redmidget 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I used to be so afraid of having an opinion or speaking my mind; just so so afraid of being wrong and then being made fun of/rejected. it was one of my greatest fears considering...
    aftersomeday aftersomeday 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I am afraid of having my work rejected. My stories. The things born from my imagination. In the words that make up a story of mine lie poison made by and for its creator.
    Phantomhummingbird Phantomhummingbird 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I hate being rejected...........
    Stimpy101 Stimpy101 18-21, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    So scared of rejection. I've always thought I wasn't good enough.. Still do think it. I'm so afraid to talk to guys I like or even admit to them I like them because I'm scared of...
    ImChelsea ImChelsea 16-17, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    http://www.experienceproject.com/stories/Am-Afraid-Of-Rejection/4160021
    FemGayBottom FemGayBottom 26-30, T 6 days ago