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I Am Truly a Gnostic Christian

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    My Search For Understanding

    I grew up with a very strong LDS background. I chose to be baptized when I was 14. I knew that god was there but had so many questions on so many different LDS and christian beliefs. I never understood why god would send me to hell when I sinned bad enough or why only mormons...
    jbprice jbprice 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 25, 2007

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    A Modern Gnostic

    I was raised in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I was told the Bible was fallible and that only the Book of Mormon was infallible, but even as a child the stories seemed flat, cold, and fake. They did not speak to my soul and I avoided going to church, a place...
    longlostredemption longlostredemption 22-25, F Nov 2, 2013

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    I've Finally Found Where I Belong

    My religious epiphany began in about 1994 when I (at the suggestion of a friend) read the book "We Don't Die" by Joel Martin.  The book is about a medium by the name George Anderson.  His life experience truly resonated with me and I began to just feel a knowing of life...
    SpiritualKate SpiritualKate 56-60 6 Responses Oct 19, 2010

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    Lost

    lost and being lost is one of a group o f ideas that form a matrix for me and that have become increasingly important for me,along with alienation,serendipity,patterned repition,spiral development,paradox,standing up,solidarity,uncertainty/doubtmelancholy,life as struggle  and a...
    thelostbear thelostbear 56-60 1 Response Dec 19, 2010

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    Gnostic Used To Integrate Buddhism & Christianity

    I was raised a Catholic but dumped it at an early age because of the church. I have no problem with the four gospels and Jesus , but the church is corrupt (pedaphilia, problems with normal sexuality) I have studied buddhism for years and there is no denying the truths discovered...
    shurangama shurangama 51-55 1 Response Oct 26, 2012

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    Hello all. Is there any

    where online that I can download the gnostic texts talked about in the last few posts? I have been to a site, montalk.net, but I want more info before I dive right in.
    devinprater devinprater 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 20

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    Yes I am truly in love with the song "lord I need you " by Matt mahers!
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    So I'm a believer. But I do also believe that Christians now a days, sin just as much as anyone else. Especially when it comes to things like gay marriage. I honestly don't think...
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    I believe that Christians are labeled for so many things that we're not. I'm not going to judge anybody for who they are or what they believe and I don't think that other...
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