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I Know There Is A Difference Between Religion And Spirituality

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    I Choose Spiritual Over Religion

    I don't mind congregating with ppl who share my beliefs in which I define this act as a form of religion. My one on one connection and closeness with my Creator is so much more important bcuz my main concern is how he views me this is an act of spirituality.
    MzMP MzMP 31-35, F Sep 27, 2013

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    I concede that my inner world is a lot bigger

    than my outer world. I feel the time has come to embrace my rite of passage. It will be alone, but I'm happy to be free in my skin, to feel what I think. The hermit card for me, whilst I conjure myself to get where I need to be. Although I am unsure, to a degree, I know this...
    Outbornmotor Outbornmotor 31-35, F May 5

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    I've Seen It

    you don't need a organized church to be spritiual the 2 don't go hand in hand and the churches forget that they are more interested in the power they weld and the money they make
    wotaloser wotaloser 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 4, 2011

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