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I Don't Understand the Bible

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    Don't Understand?

    How can you Understand God without the Bible? oh I guess its not important, you know its just a sticking bible, why do we need Bibles anyways?  Because God's greatest social to you is with the bible, if you have the holy spirit then ask the Holy Spirit to guide you to the Bible...
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 27, 2011

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    School

    Even when I spent years in a catholic school and had to take bible study I still didn't get it. Just more than my mind is willing to comprehend I guess.
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 28, 2007

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    Psalm 119

    The unnamed writer in Psalm 119 provides a bible believer with much needed encouragement in our current dark times. Please consider the following:  99 I have more insight than all my teachers,        for I meditate on your statutes.  10...
    ezekiel33 ezekiel33 31-35 3 Responses Aug 20, 2009

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    Sexist Ways Of God

    I feel absolutely terrible for posting this story. I do! I might get my head bit off. And it may seem like I'm Speaking FOR God as in who He is how He acts. But this is MY point-of-view, and things I've had TONS of trouble with over the past three years. God seems to give the...
    FashionQueen86 FashionQueen86 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 1, 2013

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    A Fairytale

    I don't believe a thing in the bible! It has too many contradictions for a start, plus I don't believe in all the stuff that was s'posed to have happened. I mean like water in to wine, waking on water ETC it's just not something I can believe. Having just seen Zeitgeist I find...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 13 Responses Dec 2, 2007

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    5 Things I Hate About The Bible

    I'm a christian, I love God and always will. But I will never agree with allot of the stuff the Bible says. Please don't take this the wrong way, and for the love a Pete, please don't say stuff like "ask God to help you understand" i'm sick of hearing that, sometimes I need...
    CGFE CGFE 16-17, F 11 Responses Apr 6, 2010

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    This is only my opinion,

    I don't mean to offend anyone. I feel like the Bible is simply a guideline. A very outdated guideline. The Bible says so many things that don't apply to the world as it is today. Times have changed so much. It just confuses me how people can put their entire faith into a book...
    LadyFranco LadyFranco 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 29, 2014

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    Alpha Class

    I'm taking this class called Alpha at a church.   I used to be an agnostic - I believe in God now, but "The Bible" and Jesus is hard to figure out.   If you have any ideas on these topics or would like to engage in a dialog with me,  I would be...
    rollandh rollandh 61-65, M 4 Responses Nov 28, 2007

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    Since I Started Reading It

    Before my wedding my mother gave me a Bible to read while we travel and my husband is out at work. I started reading it after we got back from our honeymoon, and I admit getting some help online translating some passages, but the more i read it the more absurd it seems. Some of...
    poppyjoy poppyjoy 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2013

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    Don't Misunderstand Me

    Now if your reading this i don't want you take this the wrong way. This is in regards to the teachings of the church as well.  There are some things about the bible i have some question with.  what i don't understand is the notion is that if you do not accept jesus...
    thatguy78 thatguy78 26-30, M 7 Responses May 16, 2007

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    SapphicMinion SapphicMinion 26-30, F 10 Responses 3 days ago

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    I don't understand love sometimes. Why is it that I can attract so many guys who I wish would either leave me alone or remain simply my friends, but the guy I have loved the...
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    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 14

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    marinexmaciel marinexmaciel 13-15, F Apr 24

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 15

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    CristalBubbles CristalBubbles 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    why people block somebody here. I have just sent a message and get answer from someone and when I try to write something to her. she blocked me!!! why? its that much hard to say, I...
    berealistic82 berealistic82 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 13

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    If you are unhappy and in a relationship or married, fix it or get the F out. Don't be a cheating *****, man or woman. If you are unhappy and single, have some morals and don't...
    kkkkgroupyo kkkkgroupyo 26-30, F 23 hrs ago

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    amandathegay amandathegay 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    Haywee123 Haywee123 22-25, F Apr 19

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    I really don't get it. It seems to have potential, but so far...
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    Nicki617 Nicki617 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    We have been together for three years. We're both in our early 40's so this isn't an inexperience thing. He's not affectionate at all and never has been. But sometimes when I...
    Gypsy026 Gypsy026 41-45, F Apr 14

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    Experience removed because I said t***. Not twa* but twi* Seriously??? Is that even a swear word? It annoys me it censors for little words but I've seen worse and it allows these...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 6 days ago

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    How is spam allowed to get through, sex advertisements and people who send penis pics but I can't even say a word such as twi*?
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Connecticut Crazy Law You can be stopped by the police for biking over 65 miles per hour. In order for a pickle to officially be considered a pickle, it must bounce.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    i dont know. When I say dear. Say "oh" Why do you say it? I was worried, "oh" why you say it So what are friends?
    XOSO XOSO 51-55 1 Response Apr 6

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    Kanye think of anything worse than a train wreck? - Kim Car Crashian
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    Demise Demise 22-25, F Apr 19

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    Lostnemo Lostnemo 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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