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I Have My Own Unique Religion

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    What A Great Group Independant Thinkers! Kool

    Me You just dont know if god is a he or a she but I think when I finally have that last spark leave my body that will be when I will know the biggest surprise we never could have forseen being alive. I bet the wonder of letting life go is worth all the effort spent living it. we...
    joaverage43 joaverage43 51-55, M Jun 21, 2013

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    My Own Religion

    My own unique religion is that I never enter a church building. I have found more honest people in bars. I worship God on my own, in my own way without shoving it in anyone’s face. I definitely would never follow and listen to any man because he’s the “leader” of a...
    AbigailHemingford AbigailHemingford 41-45, F 4 Responses Sep 10, 2011

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    Grieving For A Friend

    Regardless of the fact that I have my own unique religion, I do have a close friend who is a Catholic priest. I found out today that his parents were killed in a car crash. This is unspeakably horrible. What gods do I invoke? What monster god do I invoke and scream at? I'm...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F Aug 8, 2010

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    I believe that everything

    that everyone believes in is true. Those who believe in heaven, go there. Those who believe in being reborn, get reborn. Etc. Is that weird? Lol
    gglz18 gglz18 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 16, 2014

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    The Angst

    Well, my spiritual journey is documented here in other stories, so I'll just fast-forward to tonight. I'm wallowing in the experiences I've had over the past several years. My family rotates around funerals, weddings, Christmas & Easter. Long ago, I became a denunciate. But I sit...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 5 Responses May 28, 2011

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    My religion is my own personal thing.

    I believe that every single person has their own guardian angel and that person changes events and fate for them. You can pray and strike deals with that angel and they might listen. I believe that that voice that speak in everyone's head, that tulpa voice, is them speaking...
    hollowland5512 hollowland5512 18-21 1 Response Apr 27

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    Cheney Gets A Heart Implant

    My reactions: #1 They say the average heart recipient lives 7 years longer................ This makes me want to open a vein................... my own #2 I wonder if the doctors had to remove anything to get the heart implanted #3 If he has a heart now does this mean he will...
    ELFINSONG ELFINSONG 56-60, M 3 Responses Mar 25, 2012

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    my religious beliefs are called Castianity.

    i worship Castiel from supernatural. so yeah he's a fallen angel but at least he's fun!
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F Apr 9

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    I Definitely Have My Own Unique Religion, It's A Mix Of A Lot Of Things, Really... :)

    First off, I've always considered myself more of a Spiritualist, then a religious person. Just sayin'. My "religious" and philosophical views are largely a mixture of: Paganism, Wicca(Wiccan)/Witchcraft stuff, Tolstoyism (Leo Tolstoy philosophy), Anthroposophy (Rudolf Steiner...
    theartsychica5 theartsychica5 18-21, F 4 Responses May 28, 2011

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    I was thinking about religion.

    .. I forgot what it is called when you believe that there is a possibility that god exists but you haven't seen enough to believe
    Crazycheese15 Crazycheese15 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 27, 2014

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    The Hungry Ghost

    There is an entity in Buddhist lore who drives our desires. It is called The Hungry Ghost. It's malevolent, voracious, insatiable. Once it has it's take on what you desire, it will throw you in its car and drive you nuts. My hungry ghost has been driving me around for months...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 2 Responses May 22, 2011

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    It's not a religion more

    so an inspiration that has gotten me further in life than anything else. I don't talk about it out loud but I'd like to post about it. I tried being Christian when I met my girlfriend and after a year I realized I hated it and after awhile I got her to understand my reasons and...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 14, 2014

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    Only The Strong Can Do This...

    Cause "you're it".  Metaphorically speaking "you're the 'tech support' if something breaks"...  If you are weak mind who needs thousands of others chanting the same thing in order believe there is truth, then this just  isn't for you :-D
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 May 27, 2010

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    I guess just my own set of beliefs.

    I can explain them. My Religious beliefs: (You don't have to agree with any of them. I won't bash you for your religious beliefs as long as you don't bash mine. I don't see a point in arguing religion. Note that I'm using God in a generic sense.) 1.God is both male and female...
    Knixveus5 Knixveus5 18-21, M Feb 22

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    I Worship Death?

    Sounds incredibly depressing right? What I've been trying to get through to other people of all kinds of religious groups is that its really more about recognizing that death is a balancing thing and it has more of an important role than everyone else seems to give it. Death...
    Naiadisiri Naiadisiri 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 25, 2013

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    My Own Religion Will Always Be The Best One For Me

    Because it is mine, I took the time to do some soul searching and put the lines together to come up with something of my own. I believe in a God of sorts, actually. I believe in a thing of almost a consciousness, that keeps the universe in harmony. My feelings are unique in the...
    YoungArtMajor YoungArtMajor 18-21, F Aug 28, 2012

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    Mythological Masala

    I was raised Catholic, and in my senior year of high school (taught by nuns, by the way), I had a class in religious diversity. An open- minded teacher exposed us to the many paths to spirituality. I was particularly attracted to buddhism, and thanks to that teacher, followed...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2010

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    Just What I Believe

    I like to hear about other peoples beliefs. Others beliefs may or may not change my personal view and beliefs, it depends on how it strikes me. When it comes to taking things on faith, they usually don't really change any thing about my beliefs.I believe in the holy family (the...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise 36-40, T 1 Response Nov 25, 2012

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    Religion

    I have my own religion I believe in many gods Demons ghosts angils Monsters and inner power and that there is only one god you should ever worship,and that god is Jesus christ,but I believe  that you need to contribute to ather gods aswell so that you are in a ballence of good...
    Taylorthefirst Taylorthefirst 18-21 3 Responses Mar 28, 2013

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    I am a Catholic, but I don't follow all the

    rules like a devoted Catholic. I believe in God and what my religion teaches, but everyone has their own way of connecting with God. I've never been super close to my religion and strict about it. I always have seen religion has a way of trying to avoid going to hell. In the end...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 9

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    I Believe In The Human Spirit

    I was brought up a devout jehovah witness.. until i saw the world.My grandmother is very spiritual, and took me along to homes that needed to be cleansed after someone had died in it, or spirits who lost their way to the light. I have seen things that are really hard to explain...
    LilyOfTahiti LilyOfTahiti 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2011

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    I Like To Call It: Omniversalism (omni Means All)

    I have about 200 pages written and some more to go. The outline is: U - Unity; L - Learning; E - Evolving; A - Awakening which is U.L.E.A. It is not organized as a group or anything. If it were it would be a giant round table discussion rather than the Christian pastor at the...
    BluOmni BluOmni 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 24, 2012

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    Well, Let's See... Yep, It's Definitely A Belief System Of Some Sort.

    There is no such thing as an all-powerful entity. There are entities that have power, but the power is balanced. There are seven primal elements found in Nature: Water, Earth, Fire, Air, Light, Dark, and Life. The first six have natural opposites (Water-Fire, Earth...
    UlricWindfury UlricWindfury 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 26, 2010

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    What Faith Really Means To Me..

    Throughout my life I have met many people o many religions. I've discussed their beliefs, my beliefs, and what it means to truly have faith in a higher power (so to speak). I've studie many different religions, found some to be biased, some to be self righteous and others to be...
    SuperGlueNinja SuperGlueNinja 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 27, 2013

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    Demonic Bible

    Before you jump into any conclusion based upon the title, I'd like to point out that all "demons" were gods at one point before another religion came along and claimed them to be false gods and demons. One mans god could very well be another man's demon, and vice versa. Now then...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 3, 2012

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    A Stoic Life

    I was raised Catholic, but as I got older, the more disenchanted I became with the Church (and organized religion, in general). It's not that I didn't believe in a higher power, just that the structure of Catholicism didn't fit with how I was starting to see the world. So, over...
    Eadric Eadric 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 11, 2012

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    Tired Of What They Say

    I have friend who is a Catholic, and I've noticed that every now and then, when she needs hope, she'll tell me how wonderful God makes he feel and whatnot.I wish she would just stop. God means absolutely nothing to me. I can't even really accept Christianity now because...
    Kurokagi Kurokagi 18-21 May 14, 2013

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    The Answer

    A buddhist student asks his teacher, "Upon what does the world lay?". The teacher replies."Upon the back of a turtle." The student is perplexed, and asks,"Upon what does the turtle stand?". The teacher responds."Another turtle." Still not satisfied, the student asks,"What does...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F Jul 31, 2010

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    This I Believe.

    I believe in God as a force of the universe, life itself. We are all God. I believe that we each have a path in life, that sometimes that path makes us choose different religions. I don't believe in conversion. If someone is a good person that contributes to the well being of...
    tralala205 tralala205 18-21, F 6 Responses Oct 7, 2010

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    I believe in what I believe.

    I have to actually see it to believe it. I'm totally supportive of people who have their own religions and beliefs but DO NOT push your religion on when when it can't be proven. Don't try to ask me if I "found god" don't ask me if I "worship the devil since I haven't found god...
    Mandy94 Mandy94 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 24, 2014

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    I think that religion is a very personal thing.

    It is great to exchange points of view, but when it comes to religion, there is no ultimate truth. It is all about what feels right to an individual and that can be different for every single one. The Bible, Koran, priests, pastors, imams, etc. can give inspiration, but not tell...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 17, 2014

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    I believe in reincarnation,

    but I don't believe your next life has to come in the line of time. Today you are in 2015 but if you were born again it may be in 1672 or 3860 or any time. This means you can interact with yourself and never know it. I believe karma is instant because when you interact with...
    steviehunt steviehunt 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 24

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