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I Don't Understand the Bible

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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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    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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    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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    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 A very outdated guideline.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 3 Responses Aug 29, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    A couple weeks ago I approached her on the topic of sexuality and she told me it was okay to think girls are beautiful but not engage with them sexually. Basically: any kind of...
    MyNameMeansLight MyNameMeansLight 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    Like wut? I think I just lost half my brain cells by reading an article that praised misogynists. "Leave her if she gets fat!" "Make sure she's sexually available to you at all...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I just don't understand when a person says I am complicated. I am simple, but deep. I am a thinker, I think. I want to be loved, i want the world run to it's natural order...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 19

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    Back when we first started dating he told me that I was the first women he dated since his marriage fell apart, it may seem weird that I thought it was kinda sweet. He had told...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I was recently struggling with a computer science course i have taken and after a lot of struggle i was just feeling hopeless so i reached for a bit of help from a friend with the...
    julia7955 julia7955 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I don't understand how if you want and desire something so badly that you cannot make it work. I have been married for twenty five years. As a couple we have experienced everything...
    Mendmyheart Mendmyheart 46-50, F 4 Responses Feb 15

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    Does anyone else start to have feelings for someone, get to know that person, and want to be in a relationship with them---but when they finally say they have feelings for you too...
    summershields summershields 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Don’t waste your time… you will not understand women.. Because women do not understand themselves
    KA1977 KA1977 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    Listen. I know I am old and pretty much used up. You are right I don't deserve love or happiness. I need to live in the mess I have made of my life. Great. Now leave me alone. It...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 13

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    I can't stand MLG especially the one for CoD. Some hard working immigrant is great at what he does but is under paid but some kid who dropped out and has no job is paid to play...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Feb 19

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    Why do people dramatize the art of you and a knife by yourself? Why do you care? Why do you look at my skin and you see my stories, why do you try to help when I so obviously don't...
    Xaxus193 Xaxus193 18-21, M Feb 8

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    I find it harder and harder to want to have friends. I go out people have their nasty attitudes. All I see in the world is a bunch of anger. A world that I don't want much to do...
    ptsdlady ptsdlady 26-30, F Feb 13

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    Feel so insecure about small things that guys don't even pay attention to. Come here shawty let me love all ya flaws lol
    diandre diandre 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    What is everyone's fascination with some dress? All freaking day I've heard this gabber about some ******* dress! What is so interesting about this dress? Everyone keeps asking...
    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Men say it's so hard to understand women. Is it?Most likely, women rant when they are mad or they eitherignore you if the pain is really excruciating, for if a man really cares, he...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 14 Responses Feb 20

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    how are we supposed to get to class on time when the hallways are too crowded to get through? i cant fly. sheesh!!!!! they dont understand that my classes aren't in the same...
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I DONT UNDERSTAND !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    monatonie monatonie 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 11

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    I have depression and when I tell people about it they take it like a joke. When somebody says there suicidal people shouldn't take that as a joke but, they do.
    Minecrafterchick Minecrafterchick 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 6

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    Love is just a word, but it's the stigma that it holds that makes it so special. When a person sacrifices themselves to someone else and all they get is the cold shoulder because...
    chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8 13-15, M 14 Responses Feb 7

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    Breaking down someone just so that they are broken. Snarling at someone just so they cower. Yelling at someone just to make them cry. Hurting someone to watch the suffer...
    SunAgain SunAgain 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I work hard in a hard course, I get a C+. I then have a fml attitude and get lazy, only then do I get A's? Lol xD
    AlexisOwO AlexisOwO 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    Younger Women are more Willing to Marry Older Men. A recent survey measured people’s attitudes about marrying a partner either older or younger than themselves. The survey...
    Donnaccaa Donnaccaa 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    Hi, my name is Deanna Cousart. When I was 4 years old my father took me into a shed and made me touch him. From that day forward I was his doll. He brought his friends over. They...
    dadifyoureadthis dadifyoureadthis 13-15, F Feb 4

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    Hi, my name is Deanna Cousart. When I was 4 years old my father took me into a shed and made me touch him. From that day forward I was his doll. He brought his friends over. They...
    dadifyoureadthis dadifyoureadthis 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    Yes. Some wear tails because they are Furries, and others because they are Therian. Therianthropes are animal or other kin spirits that are inside a human body. PLEASE respect them...
    xWolfQueenx xWolfQueenx 13-15, F Feb 9

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    Someone wrote me 3 messages last night, everything was positive and upbeat. I fell asleep while waiting on a response and this morning I am blocked. Makes no sense, oh well
    ballen0420 ballen0420 36-40, M Feb 14

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    So when a muslim kills, we call him a terrorist. But when a non-muslim does, he is considered a psychopath?
    wallfloweer wallfloweer 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 14

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    Plz Government just go away or actually do something that effects THIS generation jeez
    silverstrike silverstrike 13-15, M Feb 16

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    why do guys have a preference on what color hair a girl has?
    freegirl29 freegirl29 13-15, F 6 Responses Feb 16

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    The narcissist sociopath chose you because you are brilliant, bright, compassionate and caring. He chose you because of all the qualities he lacks and expected you would prop...
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 19

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    Change their opinions of guys so quickly due to a minute mistake the guy may have made of which he is endlessly trying to redeem himself from
    bradymossy1 bradymossy1 18-21 2 Responses a week ago

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    I want to post my experiences freely -kitt
    kittiemeow kittiemeow 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I was told I could have a shadow on my brain, what does that mean?
    nathchalk97 nathchalk97 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    Here I am, well over 30. Dating is something I'd like to stand on it's head. Many times I've dived in with hormones first...and end up with the wrong guy. Now I'm starting over...
    nvr2late nvr2late 51-55, F 1 day ago

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    I don't understand what my problem is. I'm so socially awkward and uncoordinated and self conscious and I wish it would stop. I feel so terrified of what people think of me that I...
    brimc7 brimc7 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    i don't believe in judging other people for this very reason. you can never really know a person. and it can be hard to understand why people do some of the things they do. i'm not...
    varjakpaw varjakpaw 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 1

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