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I Believe In Spirtuality Over Religion

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    God Knows Everyone....

    I Believe In Spirituality , as God knows everyone.   Yours and mine, big & small erase these ideas from your mind. Then everything is yours and you belong to everyone. This body is not yours, neither are you of the body. The body is made of fire, water, air...
    kalp1966 kalp1966 22-25 2 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    There Are So Many Things

    Spirituality can mean a number of different things while religion denotes following a set of beliefs outlined in some way. My husband used to hate when people would say 'I'm not religious, I'm spiritual' but now he understands how I feel about it and why that can be a strong...
    MissSunfire MissSunfire 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 9, 2010

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    From Bhagvat Geetaji....

    Dedicate your being to God. He is the one to be ultimately relied upon. Those who know of his support are forever free from fear, worry and sorrow. Whatever you do, do it as a dedication to God. This will bring you the tremendous experience of joy and life...
    kalp1966 kalp1966 22-25 2 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    It Is...lord Krishna Told....

    You need not have any regrets for the past. You need not worry for the future. The present is happening... What did you lose that you cry about? What did you bring with you, which you think you have lost?
    kalp1966 kalp1966 22-25 7 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    Deceit

    I think that religion is deceitful. Every religion claims to be the one true religion which has led to nothing but holy wars since the dawn of man. I believe that there had to be something which existed prior to the big bang. Something cannot come from nothing. I believe that...
    neonshades neonshades 51-55, M 9 Responses Mar 10, 2010

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    Definate Difference

    I  think there is a distinct difference between the two.  A person can believe in God and not have any religious affiliation.  I do think it's too bad when religion and God are treated as the same. 
    IamGone IamGone 41-45, M Mar 26, 2010

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    Cry Of The Banshee

    Someone can be intrinsically connected to a particular spirit...I found out through an experience that has made a lasting impression. I had made a close connection to my father-in-law. I would go over his house daily and made lunch for him and my brother-in-law who joined on his...
    Staves Staves 51-55 2 Responses Aug 28, 2013

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    I started life in a very religious family.

    We were in church all the time. It dominates my life so much that I went into religious studies for my first year of college. After seeing ethical violations, morally questionable behavior as prescribed by the religion and abusive behavior I walked away. I hold a deeply...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 18

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    All Organized Religions Are Corrupt

      There may be some spiritual truth to most religions but the need for individual power within the organized members corrupts the spiritual message. The focus soon becomes one of political influence and power. With political influence and power comes money and there is...
    Dewduster Dewduster 66-70, M 1 Response Feb 16, 2010

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    Did You Pray This Prayer?

    1. God Loves You! The Bible says, "God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life" The problem is that . . . 2. All of us have done, said or thought things that are wrong. This is called sin...
    kalp1966 kalp1966 22-25 2 Responses Feb 27, 2010

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    What Does Your Idea Of Heaven Look Like?

    I'm not afraid to admit that I'm not a religious person. But that doesn't make me a 'bad' person, because I firmly believe in the basic tenets that are part of most religions: love and respect one another are right at the top of my list. I take issue with anyone who truly...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M Dec 3, 2012

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    Spirituality Is Real, And More Accurate Than Religion...

    I believe firmly in Spirituality. I don't believe in a God, not in a particular God at least; and I hate how all of the different religions of the world are always in turmoil because they can't agree. I believe that if there is a "Higher Being" he or she is of no religious...
    ExclusivelyJess ExclusivelyJess 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 8, 2010

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    I believe forgiveness is a key to start a new chapter of your life. When you forgive someone who sins against you, our heavenly father will also forgive you..
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    Guys, i understand if you're creationists and don't believe in evolution. It's fine if you believe God literally designed us. But for the love of God and your own good, please don...
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    While ive had my struggles with understanding. I could never bring myself to deny the word of God aka the bible as infallible truth. I believe it was truly inspired by God and both...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 7 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    So I'm in this long distance relationship and it sucks. I've been with this beautiful women of mine for eight months now and she had to move on the other side of the US to further...
    Sean49 Sean49 22-25, M 5 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I'm legit scared of ghosts. I'm only scared of them because i can't see them. Normally it doesnt bother me but... tonight I'm scared to death. there is NO WAY I'm sleeping tonight...
    SwizzleDragon SwizzleDragon 16-17, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I don't believe in throwing something as sacred as marriage away. I believe in fixing it! We were almost on the verge and instead, I fixed me and became a better wife! My husband...
    Rscfm04 Rscfm04 31-35, F 9 hrs ago

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    "The LORD your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves. He will take great delight in you; in his love he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing...
    WolfBlood9 WolfBlood9 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    religion & ************ go's hand in hand *literally* .... mindfuck, mental means of pleasure *literally*
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 5 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    *I'm doing some research for a dissertation and this is a small part of my paper* Do you hate religion in all cases? If so, why? I completely agree that religion has caused major...
    virginiamarie94 virginiamarie94 22-25, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Another problem with fervent religion - this time Roman Catholicism. This poor girl was buried after the exorcism of her demons was believed to have failed. Read this tragic...
    TrevorThomson TrevorThomson 26-30, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I just wanna say to everyone whether you believe in religion or evolution or both (you can believe in both).. do some research. did you know that the man who discovered the big...
    angelanicole89 angelanicole89 22-25, F 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    I believe it was two days ago me and a really good friend were talking about how these religious people were verbally attacking someone because they were transgender. Their reason...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm a Christian but I don't do that. It's quite hypocritical of people because some religions (like mine) try to make it seem like they're perfect and they don't make any mistakes...
    ab4801 ab4801 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I hate religion my self but I love Jesus Christ. Religion is a bunch of laws we can't keep, that's why we need a savior which is a relationship with God (not religion) something...
    arin19807 arin19807 31-35, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I love that the Westboro Baptist Church got rick rolled by the Foo Fighters recently. I will be flat out blunt and say that I think Westboro Baptist Church is incredibly...
    MrsKat78 MrsKat78 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Its grown into a group that erodes. Let ceasar wreck everything. Because a book made by men is truth. Just like ceasars law books are truth.
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Too much crap grows. Moronic crap. Jesus was love. But hate gays And send books around the world. But dont solve american problems. Unless its preventing gays wed...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Religion is a man made division of seperate ego's. God is the Creator, Sustainer and Destroyer of all that is, was and is yet to be. God is not a person. God is a vibration which...
    justlovedhim justlovedhim 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I think at the basis of every religion is a belief in a higher good whether we call it something different isn't important it's scarier to believe in nothing I don't believe...
    LVibes LVibes 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    religions are misjudged all over the world. why can't people just respect all the religions? if you hear people talking bad things about some religion (as they claim islam being...
    marieseub marieseub 18-21, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    religion(s) is just a fairy tale ! are yu still believe in santa ? the annoying thing is that people murder other people because of their god and this since more than 2000 years...
    Elviria Elviria 51-55, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I honestly hate religion, specifically Christians. They are so arrogant to assume that their God is the true God even though they are a newer religion and people believed in many...
    Bonneyshattuck Bonneyshattuck 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Well, I was never raised in any religion whatsoever. But reading all about the different ones there are has made me realize I'm not very fond of organized religion... Though I'd...
    mssparkles mssparkles 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    its really frustrating to see bow many people consider themseleves part of a religion and dont even know exactly what theyre religion teaches or dont fully belive in all theyre...
    IsmaelAlejandro IsmaelAlejandro 16-17, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i respect all the believes in every religion as long as they respect other peoples believes but since many if them dont this is why i usually dont like people like that.if you dont...
    IsmaelAlejandro IsmaelAlejandro 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    I believe in organized religion. I know it's real. Unfortunately, I think it does more harm than good. I've seen more hate come from organized religious groups than non-religious...
    SybMan SybMan 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    Especially when they are all suppose to have love caring peace acceptance, as the center of them. Does that really make sense?
    imGreywlf imGreywlf 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    The difficulty come in that some see science as a religion Both science and religion are belief systems here is where they differ In science, observation gives us a model of what...
    SatyrService SatyrService 46-50, M Aug 19